Checkmate in Prague: The Memoirs of a Grandmaster

In This Review

Checkmate in Prague: The Memoirs of a Grandmaster

By Ludek Pachman
Macmillan, 1975
216 pp. $8.95
Purchase

Arrest, prison, and trial as an enemy of the people in Husák's socialist democracy, with some sidelights on the world of international chess, provide the substance of the Czech grandmaster's story.