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MEMORY: Chess Life and Beyond

A memory by Jonathan Kettle of a talk by Mike Basman called ‘Chess, Life and Beyond’.


Michael Basman writes up the Northumbrian Masters, October 2021. Analysis of a game from the competition by Trisha Kanyamarala and Roddy McKay. Photography by Paul Charlton.


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