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ways so that I became a better player I used to win a fair bit when Iso that I became a better player I used to win a fair bit when I with other people but I never enjoyed it as much as when I played with him and I haven t played now for yearsThere s not much argument about who invented chess most people think it originated in India India s great Epic The Ramayana After All the Ramayana after all the. In the second age of the world a time of prehistory a time of myth Mandodari ueen of the emon king Ravana invents chess to carve out a role for herself in a world where male martial virtues are paramount As a chess player she can play at warfare; as ueen she can be the most potent warrior on the battlefield The ueen's Play attempts to write the origin of chess into the narrative cycles of the Ramayana.
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