The Kids' Book of Chess by Harvey Kidder

The Kids' Book of Chess

Written by Harvey Kidder
Illustrated by Kimberly Bulcken Root


The Kids' Book of Chess by Harvey Kidder

In the Middle Ages the knight was the ultimate warrior. In his suit of armor, on his spirited horse, he could overcome any resistance-as in the eleventh century, when it took only seventy knights to conquer the entire civilized kingdom of Sicily! Today the movements of medieval warriors are preserved in the moves of pieces on a chessboard; and by going back to the life and times of the Middle Ages, Harvey Kidder is able to explain the game of chess in an uncommonly exciting way.

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92 pages


Harvey Kidder
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Workman Publishing

Publication date

1st April 1994



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Workman Publishing is an imprint of Workman


Workman Publishing Company, a medium-sized independent publisher, is the creator of award-winning calendars, cookbooks, parenting/pregnancy guides, and fun, educational children’s titles.

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