King's Gambit: A Son, A Father, and the World's Most Dangerous Game

King's Gambit: A Son, A Father, and the World's Most Dangerous Game


As a tender guy, Paul Hoffman was once a super chess participant . . . until eventually the pressures of pageant drove him to the edge of madness.

In King's Gambit, he interweaves a gripping assessment of the historical past of the sport and an in-depth examine the kingdom of recent chess into the tale of his personal try to get his video game again as much as grasp level--without wasting his brain. it is also a father and son tale, as Hoffman grapples with the unusual legacy of his personal dad, who haunts Hoffman's video game and existence.

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King's Gambit: A Son, A Father, and the World's Most Dangerous Game