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The Queen's Gambit Book Review

The Queen’s Gambit Book Review

When I first heard of actor Heath Ledger’s recent and unfortunate death, I was very sad as he was one of my favorite movie actors. His performances in “A Knight’s Tale” and “The Patriot” were remarkable and have lured me […]

Reshevsky's Tournament Debut

Reshevsky’s Tournament Debut

Samuel Reshevsky, the legendary chess prodigy who was born in Poland and later immigrated to the United States, made his tournament debut at the age of 10 years old. The site was the Chess Club International in New York City […]

Featured Puzzle

Featured Puzzle

White to Move & Mate in 4 Moves. A chess puzzle from Joseph Henry Blackburne.