Bobby Fischer was the first and only American to win the official World Chess Championship. Today many consider him the greatest player of all time.
Must have book for all serious chess players- patzers to grandmasters !!
Until this 2009 Batsford edition, MY 60 MEMORABLE GAMES was the most important chess book of all time that wasn't faithfully reprinted in algebraic notation.
This book is a collection of 60 games selected by chess master Robert Fischer, and annotated by him.
"My 60 Memorable Games" is the second or third one among my very early chessbook purchases. It's still a classic -- excellent games, and is accesible to players of average... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Jools
If you read this book like an instruction guide, and pick Bobby Fischer's brain, you can learn so much about the ideas behind the Ruy Lopez, Sicilian, etc. Read morePublished 2 months ago by P@BL()
Fischer was in a class of his own. To be able to study his games with his comments allows a player to see into his mind. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Karen Wills Cunningham
I think the quality of this book is very good in that the reprint is clear, binding strong, and the pages sturdy. Read morePublished 5 months ago by chaosweb
After my son started to learn the moves of chess, we wanted to find a book that we can go through some famous games. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Aaron Goldman
Figurine notation. The figurines are just too small to make out easily. I tried a couple of games but I spent more time re-setting the position because I had confused knights... Read morePublished 5 months ago by R. WATSON
If you're a chess player, this is a good book to use as your guide. Bought it for my brother and he loves reviewing the strategies. I would recommend this book.Published 6 months ago by Gwen Harris
What is better than having the one and only Bobby Fischer annotate his games and write this book? You cannot go wrong. This book is written in algebraic form. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Nestor
What's remarkable here is how fresh and witty the young Fischer is. I've read many of the chapter intros and explanations without following the moves, simply enjoying his take on... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Albert C. Doyle