Everyman · 2005
Hardcover · 496 pp
Special Sale Price: $29
In the period between 1955 and 1972, Fischer
single-handedly took on the Soviet Chess Empire,
and emerged victorious. During this time he scored astonishing results
the likes of which had never before been seen.
Perfect scores of 11/11 in the 1963/64 US Championship,
and 6-0 routs of two of the top Grandmasters in the world,
Taimanov and Larsen. Culminating in his
winning the World Championship by dethroning defender
Boris Spassky in the unforgettable 1972 Reykjavik match.
Blackstone Chess Platinum Pick.