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Searching for Bobby Fisher is a good book. It would be misleading to say you dont have to know anything about chess to enjoy it. You would need to have a slight interest in the game to understand and feel the emotion attached to the chess side of the book/5(41). What I did find fascinating was the search for Bobby Fischer, a man whose mystique hovered over the chess world from his World Championship victory in until his death in The author tells a good story of finally getting to see Fischer, although it might be said that his writing about the meeting was the exact example of what Fischer hated about journalists, the lack of privacy/5(8). Finding Bobby Fischer 'I'm not going to give you an interview' Bobby Fischer Winner of the CJA Best Instructional Book Award Finding strong moves does not simply Quickview. Better Thinking, Better Chess: How a Grandmaster : New In Chess,Csi. Fred Waitzkin, who fishes regularly in the Bahamas, is the author of Searching for Bobby Fischer and has written for The New York Times Magazine, New York, Esquire, Sports Illustrated, and Motorboating and Sailing. He lives in New York City and Martha's Vineyard. Review/5(51).
Searching for Bobby Fisher is a good book. It would be misleading to say you dont have to know anything about chess to enjoy it. You would need to have a slight interest in the game to understand and feel the emotion attached to the chess side of the book/5(51). Searching for Bobby Fischer is the story of Fred Waitzkin and his son, from the moment six-year-old Josh first sits down at a chessboard until he competes for the national championship. Drawn into the insular, international network of chess, they must also navigate the difficult waters of 4/5. The Real Story behind Searching for Bobby Fischer. A great film was made on the subject of a young chess prodigy named Josh Waitzkin based on the book by his insightful father. Being something of a chess enthusiast myself and being one of the many who were left flabbergasted by Fischer's incredible domination of the chess circuit in the. Bobby Fischer Goes to War: How the Soviets Lost the Most Extraordinary Chess Match of All Time, David Edmonds and John Eidinow, Ecco Press: pp., $ Finding Bobby Fischer, .
Searching for Bobby Fischer is about more than chess. “A little gem of a book,” it is ultimately about the struggle we all face to love our families and do right by them while also setting our own paths as individuals (The New York Times).Brand: Open Road Media. Searching for Bobby Fischer PG | 1h 49min | Biography, Drama | 11 August (USA) A prepubescent chess prodigy refuses to harden himself in order to become a champion like the famous but unlikable Bobby Fischer/10(K). Finding Bobby Fischer: Chess Interviews by Geuzendam, Dirk Jan Ten and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Finding Bobby Fischer: Chess Interviews by Geuzendam, Dirk Jan Ten - AbeBooks. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Endgame: Bobby Fischer's Remarkable Rise and Fall - from America's Brightest Prodigy to the Edge of Madness by Frank Brady ().