Emanuel Lasker, Longest-Reigning World Chess Champion

Two long-dead candidates’ names continue to stir discussion. One is American Paul Morphy (1837-84), who never was awarded the stature many believe he deserved. The other is Emanuel Lasker, the German who held the official world championship much longer than any other player in history.Lasker’s Emergence as a Leading Chess ChallengerLasker was born 24 December, […]

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A Guide to Algebraic Chess Notation

The Chess Pieces in Algebraic NotationK – the KingQ – the QueenR – a RookB – a BishopN – a Knight (as K is taken by the King)Pawns were initially referred to as P, but are more commonly simply noted by their position, as explained below.Movement of Piecesin ChessIn algebraic notation, it is sufficient to […]

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12 Best Chess Sets – Reviews and Buying Guide 2017

Chess is one of the most played games, with no age restrictions, and a fun way to pass the time!It gets even better when you think of the valuable life skills it instills in you as a player- like critical thinking, patience, strategy, reward ratio, among others.As you continue enjoying this game, you’ll realize the […]

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How a Wheelchair Lift For Your Car or Truck Works?

For many disabled people or people with a disabled family member, a wheelchair lift for the car or truck may be one of the best purchase decisions in terms of time saved and convenience when traveling in a vehicle. Many people have experienced the sheer agony of loading and unloading disabled persons from a wheelchair […]

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