By Stefan Zweig
Chess tale, often referred to as The Royal video game, is the Austrian grasp Stefan Zweig’s ultimate fulfillment, accomplished in Brazilian exile and despatched off to his American writer basically days ahead of his suicide in 1942. it's the purely tale within which Zweig appears at Nazism, and he does so with attribute emphasis at the psychological.
Travelers via send from manhattan to Buenos Aires locate that on board with them is the realm champion of chess, an boastful and unfriendly guy. they arrive jointly to attempt their abilities opposed to him and are soundly defeated. Then a mysterious passenger steps ahead to propose them and their fortunes switch. How he got here to own his striking snatch of the sport of chess and at what fee lie on the middle of Zweig’s story.
This new translation of Chess tale brings out the work’s strange mix of excessive suspense and poignant mirrored image.
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Chess Story by Stefan Zweig