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The History and The Culture of Chess
March 07, 2004
A friend of mine and I had been discussing the difficulties the Russian chess players have had to face.
I had recalled a book I read once called Escape From Sobibor in which a Russian soldier engineered that most famous escape, forever branding into my soul the indomitable spirit that Russians must possess.
Afterwards, I did a little research and found this...
I copied this from this site
please visit it.
What's this got to do with chess?
or maybe everything
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