By Yasser Seirawan
Garry Kasparov, Anatoly Karpov, Bobby Fischer, Boris Spassky, Tigran Petrosian, Mikhail Tal, Vassily Smyslov, Mikhail Botvinnik and Max Euwe.
Having been taken with widespread battles opposed to international champions over a 25-year interval, Seirawan is in a great place to bare the way it particularly feels to be dealing with the legends of the game.
He describes and analyses, extensive, his such a lot memorable encounters – either well-known victories and painful defeats, opposed to the easiest chessplayers of the final 50 years.
During this time Seirawan has additionally been hugely energetic in off-the-board chess actions. This has introduced him into shut own touch with lots of those champions. In,"Chess Duels: My video games with the area Champions,"Seirawan recounts many tales related to those giants of the sport - giving an fascinating perception into their personalities clear of the board.