Searching for Bobby Fischer: The World of Chess, Observed by the Father of a Child Prodigy by Fred Waitzkin

Searching for Bobby Fischer: The World of Chess, Observed by the Father of a Child Prodigy

Fred Waitzkin

nonfiction biography memoir adventurous slow-paced

226 pages | first published 1988

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Searching for Bobby Fischer is the story of Fred Waitzkin and his son Josh, from the moment six-year-old Josh first sits down at a chessboard until he competes for the national championship. Drawn into the insular, international network of chess, ...
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