Diary of A Chess QueenBook - 2009 | 1st English ed.
Women's World Chess Champion Alexandra Kosteniuk chronicles her rise to the top of the chess world in this introspective autobiographical work. Drawing from personal diaries kept during her youth, Kosteniuk takes the reader from the very dawn of her career as a child star in Russia, through triumph and disappointment, and finally to the pinnacle of success on the black-and-white battlefield.
Publisher: Newton Highlands, MA : Mongoose Press, c2009.
Edition: 1st English ed.
Branch Call Number: 794.1092 K86k
Characteristics: 244 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.