Chess traps, pitfalls, and swindles by Israel Albert Horowitz

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .

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StatementI. A. Horowitz, Fred Reinfeld.
ContributionsReinfeld, Fred, 1910-1964.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV1445 .H63
The Physical Object
Pagination243 p. :
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6155944M
LC Control Number54009790
OCLC/WorldCa2731999

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There are the swindles, when a strictly losing player trips up his opponent; the pitfalls when the aggressor gives his opponent a chance to go wrong; there are sly and stagey. Chess traps, pitfalls, and swindles by Horowitz, I.

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In chess, a swindle is a ruse by which a player in a losing position tricks his opponent, and thereby achieves a win or draw instead of the expected loss.

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