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Checkered Scissors By Douglas Schwartz
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When Edwin Black dreams of a pair of scissors that can cut into the fabric of worlds, four lost souls find themselves stuck in unlikely places: a young entrepreneur, a swimming pool salesman, a... More > collector, and a mad scientist. Their lives intertwine in an adventure extending between worlds. In order to find where they would rather be, they search for the one thing that might take them there... The Checkered Scissors. Checkered Scissors is a novel that explores a world based on dreams and life experiences, and what happens when people from the dream world stumble into the real world, and vice versa. One person stumbles into another world and struggles to find his way back. The next also wants to find his way back after he is taken from his world too soon. A third person got stuck in between worlds, and longs to get back to work. While the last despises his creator and fights to escape the world he hates.< Less
A Guide To Mastering Chess And Checkers By Edward Lasker
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Chess offers many benefits to those who learn to play it. It cultivates the logical quality and imaginative power of the mind, helps to develop concentration and strength of character, teaches us not... More > to be hasty in our decisions, to accept the consequences of our actions, and to search for fresh resources. “A Guide to Mastering Chess and Checkers” is a digital reproduction of an original book by Edward Lasker, published in 1918. It presents solid, proven steps to help you learn how to successfully play chess and checkers. This 218 page e-book includes a history and rules of the games of chess and checkers, and contains 118 chess and checkers board game diagrams appearing in the original book with detailed analyses of game plays, techniques, openings, moves and endings, illustrative games and problems. Download your copy of “A Guide to Mastering Chess and Checkers” today and start enjoying the benefits of becoming a better chess or checkers player.< Less
The History of Checkers (Draughts) By Govert Westerveld
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The modern game of chess started around 1475 in Spain when the queen and bishop got a much more powerful move. It was called "Mad Queen Chess". These new rules quickly spread throughout... More > western Europe and in Spain. The enhanced move for the chess queen started after the coronation of the powerfull queen of Spain Isabella I. The historical records duly note that Queen Isabella I was crowned with the sword of justice raised in front of her, and the sceptre and throne were given to her. This allusion to the real-world event is so clear within the Scachs d’Amor poem to Isabella’s actual coronation that the inspiration of Queen Isabella for the new chess queen and powerfull dama of the draughts game is unquestionable. The Spaniards like the Moors, played a game on the board of lines and called it alquerque. The game became modern draughts through being transferred to the chessboard around that time. This book is the result of at least 30 years investigations in the Spanish archives< Less
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The Game Is Chess Not Checkers By Rotimi Sowunmi
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The game is not about following people or memorizing a bunch of information to be a Man. The game is about thinking and controlling your thoughts. There is the Chess mindset and the Checker mindset.... More > The Chess mindset is the indirect method and the Checker mindset is the direct method. Women use one of the most indirect languages that there is and that is body language. So then by logic a man too should think indirectly to 'checkmate' her. But the game doesn't stop at women, it is life. The Game is Chess not Checkers but both can be used while expressing and maintaining the truth to get better results than lies.< Less
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Checkers with Gandhi HB By Larita Kenney
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A biography of Doug Kenney from Leicester who served with the RAF in the first Burma campaign of World War Two.
Checkers: A Hard-luck Story By Henry Blossom
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