Note on the KWA in BCM II 2004

An initiative with which Ken Whyld was closely associated was the 'Amsterdam Group', launched in 2002 by Jurgen Stigter with the objective of achieving a comprehensive bibliographical recording of all chess literature in one publicly accessible database. The group has now renamed itself the Ken Whyld Association, and has a website ( displaying material of significant interest to chess historians and book collectors as well as to those wishing to know more of Ken himself: it includes, for example, a complete list of monographic works authored or edited by him, some of them not formally published.