Correspondence chess in Britain and Ireland, 1824-1987 /
|Main Creator:||Harding, T. D.|
"Details the history from 1824 into the 1980s, the development of postal chess, dawn of game-changing technologies (telegraphs, telephone, radio, fax); earliest transatlantic matches between the U.S. and the U.K.; the founding of the International Correspondence Chess Association in 1945. Appendices list tournament champions; I.C.C.F. title holders; known club matches; and excerpts from primary documents"--Provided by publisher.
|Published / Created:||
Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Co., 2011.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 409-411) and index.
Physical description: vi, 433 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
9780786445530 (pbk. : alk. paper)
078644553X (pbk. : alk. paper)
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