Ireland

Irish Author Writes Pre-WWI St. Petersburg Thriller

Theme: International Thrillers  Ireland~Ronan Bennett zug-zwang: –noun Chess. a situation in which a player is limited to moves that cost pieces or have a damaging positional effect. I will readily admit that after reading Nabokov’s The Defense(or the newer title, The Luzhin Defense), I am fascinated by chess novels, which almost categorically leads to a…