Grandmaster Efim Bogoljubow - Chess Biography Download
Grandmaster Efim Bogoljubow
by Victor Charushin
For over three decades Efim Bogoljubow dominated the world of chess, along with his rival Alekhine - yet Fate has made the latter name famous while obscuring the former. Now chess enthusiasts can experience the life and games of world championship contender Bogoljubow in the first chess biography by ICCF IM Victor Charushin. Grandmaster Efim Bogoljubow brings together an extraordinary combination of games, history, and images - delivering a total life picture of this dominant chess personality.
Victor Charushin is uniquely qualified to undertake a project of this scope. His command of the subject and easy familiarity with the source material is evident at every turn. One measure of his success is seen in the conviction, which grows stronger with each reading, that Bogoljubow's dramatic story could not have been told any differently! This interactive e-book features 1,247 games by Bogoljubow, plus his compositions and excerpts from his books. Over 625 games are annotated, often by Bogoljubow himself or contemporaries and other great masters.
The Grandmaster Efim Bogoljubow download includes:
* The story of Bogoljubow's career in easy-to-use text documents (over 70 pages!) linked throughout the database.
* More than 40 photographs and exhibits.
* Opening and Theme keys for quick access to particular games.
* A separate .pdf file with over 75 tournament and match crosstables.
The life and games of "Bogo" make an astonishing story, and Grandmaster Efim Bogoljubow brings both together in a most striking fashion. Download this wonderful chess biography today!
You will need ChessBase 6.0 or higher, or Fritz (Komodo, Houdini, etc), or download the free ChessBase Reader here. Also: Pentium 1 GHz, 512 MB RAM, Windows 10, 9, Vista, or Windows XP (Service Pack 2)