The kids' book of chess
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Published:
New York : Workman Pub., c1990.
Physical Desc:
96 pages : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
Status:
Main Childrens - J
794.12 Kid
Southside Childrens - J
794.12 Kid
Description
A direct, lively introduction to the game that's inspired passion and challenge for over 900 years -- for kids ages 8-12. Everything a child needs to learn how to play chess, hone your skills, and become a grandmaster, including a custom-designed chess board and full set of 32 chess pieces! A 96-page book leads kids through the fundamentals of beginning, middle, and end game, and shows winning strategies for offense and defense. Full-color fantasy art captures the energy and excitement of chess's origins--the medieval battlefield. Over 1 million copies in print. For ages 8-12.
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Book
Language:
English
ISBN:
0894807676

Notes

General Note
Rev. ed. of: Illustrated chess for children. 1970.
General Note
Accompanied by a set of chess comprised of board folded to 21 x 31 cm. and one box of plastic pieces.
Description
Traces the history of chess, describes the pieces and how they move, and discusses the strategy of the game.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Kidder, H. (1990). The kids' book of chess. New York: Workman Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Kidder, Harvey. 1990. The Kids' Book of Chess. New York: Workman Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Kidder, Harvey, The Kids' Book of Chess. New York: Workman Pub, 1990.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Kidder, Harvey. The Kids' Book of Chess. New York: Workman Pub, 1990. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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