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Das Damengambit [electronic resource]
Das Damengambit [electronic resource]
Tevis, Walter2021
Audiobooks
Mit acht entdeckt Beth Harmon im Waisenhaus zwei Möglichkeiten, der harten Realität zu entfliehen: die grünen Beruhigungspillen, die den Kindern täglich verabreicht werden. Und Schach. Das Mädchen ist ein Ausnahmetalent und gewinnt Turnier um Turnier, mit 16 spielt sie gegen lauter erwachsene Män...
Gambito de dama [electronic resource]
Gambito de dama [electronic resource]
Tevis, Walter2020
Books
La serie de hoy. El libro del momento. El personaje de tu vida. El libro en el que se inspira la miniserie más vista de la historia de Netflix, ganadora de los Globos de Oro 2021 a la mejor miniserie y a la mejor actriz protagonista. «Walter Tevis ha recuperado el lugar que nunca debió per...
Gambito de dama (Castellano) [electronic resource]
Gambito de dama (Castellano) [electronic resource]
Tevis, Walter2021
Audiobooks
La serie de hoy. El libro del momento. El personaje de tu vida. El libro en el que se inspira la miniserie más vista de la historia de Netflix, ganadora de los Globos de Oro 2021 a la mejor miniserie y a la mejor actriz protagonista. «Walter Tevis ha recuperado el lugar que nunca debió per...
The queen's gambit
The queen's gambit
Tevis, Walter S.2020
Books
When she is sent to an orphanage at the age of eight, Beth Harmon soon discovers two ways to escape her surroundings, albeit fleetingly: playing chess and taking the little green pills given to her and the other children to keep them subdued. Before long, it becomes apparent that hers is a prodig...
The Queen's Gambit [electronic resource]
The Queen's Gambit [electronic resource]
Tevis, Walter2018
Audiobooks
Eight-year-old orphan Beth Harmon is quiet, sullen, and by all appearances unremarkable. That is, until she plays her first game of chess. Her senses grow sharper, her thinking clearer, and for the first time in her life she feels herself fully in control. By the age of sixteen, she's competing f...
The Queen's Gambit [electronic resource]
The Queen's Gambit [electronic resource]
Tevis, Walter2018
Audiobooks
When eight-year-old Beth Harmon's parents are killed in an automobile accident, she is placed in an orphanage in Mount Sterling, Kentucky. Plain and shy, Beth learns to play chess from the janitor in the basement and discovers she is a prodigy. Though penniless, she is desperate to learn more—and...
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