Batsford Book of Chess Records

A long-overdue book on the records, from the trivial to monumental, set in the chess world. From the top number of Knight moves in one game to the win rate of the most successful players, this book is a must for all chess players. The book aims to fill a gap in chess literature by listing the record holders in numerous aspects of the game. It is divided into four sections: Games; People; Tournaments, Matches and Events; and Around the Black and White Board, giving the chess play of some amazing chess record moves.