Alexei Shirov has dazzled and inspired a generation of chess fans with his unique brand of attacking chess.
The Grandmaster, originally from Riga, Latvia, is widely regarded as one of the most aggressive and inventive chess players of the modern era.
An argument backed up by his wealth of amazing games, rich in tactical fireworks and extraordinary moves.
Fire on Board begins where the best-selling first edition left off in 1996. Alexei Shirov traces his progress at the top of the chess world since that year and presents a delightful collection of his favorite games. All explained in great detail to the reader.
Fire on Board offers:
- Shirov’s best games, unraveled and explained by the man himself
- A compilation of violent, attacking, and imaginative chess
- Written by one of the world’s leading players