More Details for: Chess Heroes of the Romantic Age

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Chess Heroes of the Romantic Age

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Published: The Great Courses, 2015. [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2016.
Topics: Sports
Genres: Educational films
Online Access: Kanopy Streaming Click here for E-Video. Restricted to IWU Community.
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Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (35 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
Event: Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2015.
System Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note: In English
Summary: Step back to an era of gaslights and chess cafes in old Europe. The “romantic era of chess” of the 18th and 19th century was filled with raucous characters who employed swashbuckling tactics to please a crowd. Meet three famous players—Joseph Henry Blackburne, Adolph Anderssen, and Baron Ignatz von Kolisch—and learn what made their games so memorable..
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More Details for: Chess Heroes of the Romantic Age