Kasparov's New York City book signing 2/2/2004
Borders book store on park avenue and 57 St.

 

  I arrived at 6:10 pm and the line was already snaked around a few book stacks. Garry Kasparov, his agent Owen Williams and company Arrived at 6:30. He walked right past me. Kasparov is in town to promote his 2nd book  "My Great Predecessors ". This book is the 2nd part of a series on the World Champions. This book features  Euwe, Botvinnik, Smyslov and Tal.  Kasparov cheerfully signed books and posed for pictures. Other noted chess celebrities at the signing were MIG, FM Paul  Truang, GM Susan Polgar, WGM Jennifer Shahade, WGM Rusudan Goletiana, and John Fernandez. Garry signed my copy of MGP 2. I snapped this photo myself.