Chess bitch : women in the ultimate intellectual sport / Jennifer Shahade

Author(s): Shahade, Jennifer
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Subjects: Women chess players--Biography
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: Los Angeles : Siles Press, c2005
LC Classification: G, GV
Physical Description: x, 320 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2005051585
ISBN: 189008509X (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 314-316) and index
Contents: Playing like girl -- War-torn pioneers : Vera Menchik and Sonja Graf -- Building a dynasty : the women of Georgia -- Be like Judit! -- Bringing up grandmasters : the Polgar sisters -- Women only! -- Chinese style -- Juno and genius -- European divas -- Checkmate around the world -- Playing for America -- Gender play : Angela from Texas -- Worst to first -- Glossary -- Appendix : games
OCLC Number: 61178255
ISBN/ISSN: 189008509X