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Checkmate in Prague: The Memoirs of a Grandmaster
Checkmate in Prague: The Memoirs of a Grandmaster
By Ludek Pachman
Macmillan, 1975, 216 pp

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.