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J. H. Blackburne
J. H. Blackburne
(1841-1924)
Quotes from reviews

Chess History: new projects

Zukertort pages

7-man endgames

Death of Mark Dvoretsky

Mark DvoretskyIt has just been announced that the great chess writer and teacher Mark Dvoretsky (right) has died.

Worldchess articles

The latest article (the 11th in the series) by Tim Harding at the World Chess Championships website looks at the notorious "toilegate" match between Kramnik and Topalov. Two final articles in October will bring the story up to date.

Blackburne book reprinted

A further 500 hardback copies of Tim's Blackburne biography were printed. Read an update about it here.