The Encyclopedia of Chess Variants (Book Info)Among the books about chess variants, there is one that stands out above the others: Pritchard's The Encyclopedia of Chess Variants. It contains historical information and rules of many, many chess variants. Here is some information on this highly recommended book, with some additional links.
David B. Pritchard
The Encyclopedia of Chess Variants
Games and Puzzles Publications, Surrey, UK, 1994
- A review of this book by Philip M. Cohen.
- See also the book Popular Chess Variants, by the same author.
- Interview with David Pritchard.
- Advertisement for this book.
Written by Hans L. Bodlaender.
WWW page created: February 19, 2003.