The Grandmaster : Magnus Carlsen and the Match That Made Chess Great Again

Author: Brin-Jonathan Butler

Publisher Simon & Schuster Audio

A firsthand account of the dramatic 2016 World Chess Championship between Norway's Magnus Carlsen and Russia's Sergey Karjakin, which mirrored the world's geopolitical unrest and rekindled a global fascination with the sport.The first week of November 2016, as a crowd of people swarmed outside of Manhattan’s Trump Tower to rail against the election of Donald Trump, hundreds more descended on the city’s South Street Seaport. But they weren’t there to protest. They were there to watch the World Chess Championship between Norway's Magnus Carlsen and Russia's Sergey Karjakin—what by the time it was over would be front-page news and thought by many the greatest finish in chess history. The story ...

Language

English


Duration

05h59min


Published

November 13, 2018


Size

440 MB

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The Grandmaster : Magnus Carlsen and the Match That Made Chess Great Again
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