Enquiry by Yakov Zusmanovich - book project on Bohatirchuk
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About the Competition of Nations at Dresden
A Retrospective in Pictures
KWA Trip to Wroclaw
Short Report on a Visit to the Metropolis on the Oder
The KWA met in Dresden General Meeting 08-09/11/2008
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KWA Anniversary Celebration at Brunswick 07/11/2008
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Robert Hübner 60!
Despite all the work on preparing the meeting at Brunswick/Dresden/Wroclaw we should not forget the birthday of our all-time second best German chess master - Robert would shout "Tarrasch" now.
Michael Negele at the World Chess Championship Bonn 2008
Per Skjoldager 50! - A short report by Calle Erlandsson.
The time limit was overstepped by 8 days, but the chess prolific part of the half century party at Per Skjoldager's house in Taulov, Fredericia, Denmark, was a great event that took place on August 30. The party started at 1 pm and lasted until after midnight. Five KWA members were present, the host included. Also members of the Evans Chess Club in Vejle (where Per is a member) came to Taulov, so the lightning tournament (won by Viggo Bové Quist) collected nine participants including Michael Skjoldager who showed little respect and beat his father! Two KWA members preferred to watch Per's great chess library.
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The Düsseldorf Palace of Art and Lasker - Tarrasch 1908
by Friedrich-Karl Hebeker
It was just 100 years ago that the first four games of the famous world championship match Emanuel Lasker - Siegbert Tarrasch were played at the Düsseldorf Palace of Art on 17-24 August 1908. Here a (very) short building history of the Palace with illustrations (in German only):
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Article on Kurt Landsberger from the American press (pdf-file)
Help required for a planned book on Leipzig 1894 Congress
Who is able to identify the persons in the above picture by name?
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Photo report on our Venice meeting by Michael Negele
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Manhem book auction 2008
By Calle Erlandsson
Spectacular success of our ChessCafe Holiday Quiz solvers
Again our Danish and Swedish members achieved an outstanding success at the 11th edition of the ChessCafe Holiday Quiz: Claes Løfgren (1st/88 points) and Calle Erlandsson (2nd/88) were the top scorers, only the submission date of their solutions had decided. Per Skjoldager (3rd/87) and Peter Holmgren (4th/86) complete the successful quartet. Peter Verschueren (19th) and Miquel Artigas (25th) take further good places in view of a record participation of 166 contestants.
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Corus Chess 2008: Many a Handshake in Wijk aan Zee - KWA Members Meet ...
A photo report on the visit of Wijk on 19/20 January 2008
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