Favorite Chess Books

1) Simple Chess - by Stean - Great instructional book - 5 out 5 stars. Some really great ideas on how to play this difficult game. Fred Wilson was right, this is a great book.

2) Unlimited Challenge  - by Garry Kasparov - an autobiography -      4 out of 5 stars.

3) Mortal Games - by Fred Watzkin - Fred was by Gary's side during his 1990 match with Karpov for the world championship. -  4 out of 5 stars.

4) Behind Deep Blue - by Feng Hsiung Hsu - the whole story of  the greatest computer chess beast ever. It covers the entire development from Chip Test - Deep Thought - Deep Blue - Deeper Blue. It details Feng's climb of Computer Science's Mount Everest. The story of the  defeat of a Chess World Champion, Garry Kasparov  in match play. -   4 out of 5 stars.

5) Persona Non Grata - by Victor Kortchnoi with Lenny Cavallaro - Victor's struggle during the 1978 World Championship Chess match against Anatoly Karpov- 4 out of 5 stars. 

6) Chess World Championship 1972 - Fischer vs. Spassky - by Larry Evans and Ken Smith - Every move has a position and a description. Larry Evans gives great analysis of each move. Larry Evans presents the games in a competitive and instructive way. 5 out of 5 stars. I enjoyed this match all over again.