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Small KWA Meeting at Reykjavik







from left: Bragi Kristjánsson, Ólafur S. Ásgrímsson, Gunnar Finnlaugsson
and Friðrik Ólafsson


Our member Gunnar Finnlaugsson has briefly reported about his last visit to Iceland this month. His main concern was a translation of the book Við skákborðið í aldarfjórðung (see Publications of our Members) into English. Gunnar is the project leader, there is already a typed draft made by the late Björn Jóhannesson. Most likely the jounalist Johannes Finnlaugsson will be involved as well. It is their intention to publish a book on Ólafsson next year on the occasion of the 75th birthday of the famous Icelandic grandmaster. Good luck for this project!





Gunnar Finnlaugsson at a chess table from Havanna 1966


 



Chessmen from Havanna 1966
with a card "Dr. Fidel Castro Ruz, Primor Ministro"




According to Gunnar Finnlaugsson, 22/10/2009



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