Very interesting book, but the chessboard diagrams are practically unreadable. Is that a white king, or a black king? A bishop, or a pawn? Read morePublished 2 months ago by Don Smith
This was a really fun book to read, and a nice change of pace compared to usual chess puzzles. The plot itself wasn't that enticing, but the fun problems made up for it. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Nishant
The second is 'The Chess Mysteries of the Arabian Knights'
This one is much easier than the second. Read more
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While it may have been a foregone conclusion that I would sing the praises of any book offering a confluence of Sherlock Holmes and chess, this is nonetheless a volume that can... Read morePublished on March 7, 2010 by Jason Kirkfield
THE CHESS MYSTERIES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES by Raymond M. Smullyan was predictable from beginning to end. Immediately Dr. Read morePublished on September 5, 2002 by Brian A. Glennon
This is a very good introduction to retrograde analysis in chess. In the earlier chapters, the reader is "taught" the concepts of retrograde analysis through dialogues... Read morePublished on July 29, 1999