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  1. 31 Aug '15 20:34
    In the late 1970's before databases Levy and O'Connell had a truly wonderful
    idea. All the games that have ever played in book format covering about 10 Volumes!

    I show two games the latter sets up a theme from this position.



    And the glorious RHP games follow from here.

    This weeks Rip Off Book is an unbelievable piece
    of jumping on the 1972 band wagon marketing.

    Blog 4
  2. Standard member Wulebgr
    Angler
    02 Sep '15 14:13
    Originally posted by greenpawn34
    In the late 1970's before databases Levy and O'Connell had a truly wonderful
    idea. All the games that have ever played in book format covering about 10 Volumes!

    I show two games the latter sets up a theme from this position.

    [fen]8/pRp5/8/8/8/8/8/8 w - - 0 1[/fen]

    And the glorious RHP games follow from here.

    This weeks Rip Off Book is an unbelievable piece
    of jumping on the 1972 band wagon marketing.

    Blog 4
    They published the first volume, as I recall. It sits on my shelf. Some of its entries are more accurate than ChessBase.
  3. 03 Sep '15 16:28
    Originally posted by greenpawn34
    In the late 1970's before databases Levy and O'Connell had a truly wonderful idea. All the games that have ever played in book format covering about 10 Volumes!
    Ooh! I want that book!