WorldCat Identities

Marfia, Jim

Overview
Works: 29 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 123 library holdings
Genres: Biography 
Roles: Author, Translator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jim Marfia
Emanuel Lasker : second world chess champion by Isaak Maksovich Linder( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies for practical players : improving calcutation and resourcefulness in the endgame by M. I Dvoret︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation
The 1984 United States Open Championship, Ft. Worth, Texas by Jim Marfia( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Euwe Defense : Blackmar-Diemer gambit by Anders Tejler( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Morphy : a modern perspective by Valeri Beim( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen's gambit declined : the Bc1-f4 system based on analysis by Lev Polugaevsky & Alex Matsukevich by Jim Marfia( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Russian endgame handbook by I. A Rabinovich( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zurich international chess tournament, 1953 by David Bronstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This legendary tournament features 210 hotly contested games, many of them masterpieces of the first rank. This volume was written by one of the leading competitors. Its perceptive coverage includes games by Smyslov, Keres, Reshevsky, Petrosian and others. Includes 352 diagrams
The annotated open : St. Paul, 1982 : selected stories and games from the U.S. Open Championship, 1982 by Jim Marfia( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1983 U.S. Open Chess Championship, Pasadena, California by Jim Marfia( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen's Indian with 4 g3 by Jim Marfia( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The annotated open : 1981 U.S. Open Chess Championship, Palo Alto, California by Jim Marfia( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The double fianchetto opening system : informant classification R42/a by Jim Marfia( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete Hedgehog by Sergeĭ Shipov( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hedgehog is a thoroughly modern defense where flexibility and understanding trump rote memorization. Using deeply annotated critical games from international practice, GM Sergey Shipov traces the Hedgehog's development - from its origins as a way to avoid well-trodden paths to its current status as a respected weapon in Black's armory. The Hedgehog has been adopted by the likes of Tal, Larsen, Adams, Kasparov, Kamsky, and Karpov. Drawing on decades of experience playing this defense, Shipov has put together much more than a simple opening manual full of variations. The author meticulously
Back to basics : strategy by Valeri Beim( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Botvinnik on the endgame by M. M Botvinnik( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victor Bologan : selected games 1985-2004 by Viorel Bologan( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

15 games and their stories by M. M Botvinnik( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary of a chess queen by Alexandra Kosteniuk( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women's World Chess Champion Alexandra Kosteniuk chronicles her rise to the top of the chess world in this introspective autobiographical work. Drawing from personal diaries kept during her youth, Kosteniuk takes the reader from the very dawn of her career as a child star in Russia, through triumph and disappointment, and finally to the pinnacle of success on the black-and-white battlefield
The Russian endgame handbook by I. L Rabinovich( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Studies for practical players : improving calcutation and resourcefulness in the endgame
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Studies for practical players : improving calcutation and resourcefulness in the endgamePaul Morphy : a modern perspectiveZurich international chess tournament, 1953The complete HedgehogBack to basics : strategyVictor Bologan : selected games 1985-2004Diary of a chess queen
Alternative Names
Marfia Jim

Languages
English (34)