The legendary Baron Munchhausen was famous for giving incredible accounts of his astounding experiences and astonishing feats. Munchhausen was both fearless, bold adventurer and a fun, inspiring companion.
Now, imagine the Baron playing chess!
This book presents a series of captivating tales describing Munchhausen's extraordinary chess adventures, as told by the great Baron to Amatzia Avni, his dilligent biographer.
Join Munchhausen on journeys to Heaven and Hell; watch him play on half a board; in simultaneous exhibitions, Internet and live chess; battling on land, sea, and air; outsmarting a Cyclops; conversing with a talking horse; and much more.
The Amazing Chess Adventures of Baron Munchhausen is a compilation of the very best episodes first seen in the British eriodical CHESS Monthly , supplemented by a collection of new escapades.
Instructive, entertaining, and sometimes simply baffling, the Baron's tales are guaranteed to enrich the life of every chess fan.