The chess scene

by David N. L. Levy

Publisher: Faber in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 276 Downloads: 176
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Edition Notes

Statement[by] David Levy and Stewart Reuben.
ContributionsReuben, Stewart, joint author.
LC ClassificationsGV1445 .L53
The Physical Object
Pagination276 p.
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5110050M
ISBN 100571104169
LC Control Number74182558

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