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Author Hoffman, Paul, 1956-

Title King's gambit : a son, a father, and the world's most dangerous game / Paul Hoffman.

Publication Info. New York : Hyperion, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 Farmington, Main Library - Adult Department  794.1 HOF    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Nonfiction  794.1 HOFFMAN    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  794.1 HOF    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description x, 433 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The insanity defense -- Fathers and sons -- The Pandolfini variation -- Russian domination -- An American in Moscow -- Anatomy of a hustler -- Female counterplay -- "I'm not the world's biggest geek" -- Gadhafi's gambit and Mr. Paul -- Praying for the pseudo Trompowsky -- "I stuck it to him real good, way up him" -- Endgame : your finger beats Kasparov!
Subject Chess -- Anecdotes.
Chess players.
Chess -- Psychological aspects.
Hoffman, Paul, 1956-
Fathers and sons -- United States.
ISBN 9781401300975
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