A Brief History of the Game of Chess

A 2012 survey found that 605 million people play chess regularly, nearly 1500 years after the game was first played. The names of the pieces and the moves may have changed, but the rules that developed over a millennium and a half represent a culmination of many cultures and players that helped to develop the Game of Kings.

Sep 4, 2020 | 14:08 | Josh Geiger,

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