THE LIFE AND GAMES OF VASILY SMYSLOV, VOLUME 1: The Early Years 1921-1948
Traces the development of Smyslov from his formative years and becoming the youngest chess grand master in the Soviet Union to finishing second in the world championship match tournament. The author complements his account of Smyslov's growth into an elite player with photographs as well as 49 deeply annotated chess games.
Publisher: Russell Enterprises
Publishing status: Current
Item #: 4727037