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Further updates

Steinitz project

New Dvoretsky book published

7-man endgames

Irish news (updated 14 Nov.)

British Chess Literature to 1914: reprinted

Tim Harding's British Chess Literature to 1914 has been reprinted. Some new reviews have appeared.

This is the first serious study of writings about chess in English. Tim's latest book is a thorough guide to chess columns, chess magazines and chess books: a unique glimpse into chess history.

World Senior Championships update

The World Senior Championships will be held in Bled 18-29 November and we shall report when we return home.

See our calendar of tournaments for Senior players (born 1969 or earlier).