search for books and compare prices
cover image
The Immortal Game: A History of Chess & Its Consequences
Price
Store
Arrives
Preparing
Shipping
The price is the lowest for any condition, which may be new or used; other conditions may also be available. Rental copies must be returned at the end of the designated period, and may involve a deposit.
Jump down to see edition details for: Hardcover
Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Doubleday
Publication date September 5, 2006
Pages 304
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780385510103
ISBN-10 0385510101
Dimensions 1 by 6.25 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.35 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $26.00
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
A fascinating history of chess explains how the game, its rules, and its pieces have had a profound influence on military strategy, literature, the arts, mathematics, the development of artificial intelligence, and other fields, from its origins in India around A.D. 500 to the present day. 60,000 first printing.
Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780385510103
 
The price comparison is for this edition
from Doubleday (September 5, 2006)
9780385510103 | details & prices | 304 pages | 6.25 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $26.00
About: A history of chess explains how the game, its rules, and its pieces have had a profound influence on military strategy, literature, the arts, mathematics, and the development of artificial intelligence.

Pricing is shown for items sent to or within the U.S., excluding shipping and tax. Please consult the store to determine exact fees. No warranties are made express or implied about the accuracy, timeliness, merit, or value of the information provided. Information subject to change without notice. isbn.nu is not a bookseller, just an information source.