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Dan Heisman (born 1950) is a United States Chess Federation National Master and author. He is the two-time Open chess champion of Philadelphia (1973 and 1976), and the Philadelphia Invitational Chess Champion (1973). His Penn State team won the U.S. Amateur Team Championship in 1972. Although rated over 2200 by both the United States Chess Federation and FIDE, he is currently inactive as a tournament player. Heisman is a member of the International Computer Games Association and worked at both Deep Blue versus Garry Kasparov matches (1996 and 1997).

Heisman is related to John Heisman, the football coach who left the endowment for the Heisman Trophy. Dan Heisman's paternal great-grandfather, Aaron, was John Heisman's first cousin.

Heisman is married to Shelly Hahn. His first wife, Susan "Holly" Hollis Bloom Heisman, died of breast cancer in 1994; they had one son, Delen, a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University. Heisman was born in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania in 1950 and currently lives in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania.

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Total Books: 18
Is Your Move Safe
2016 - Is Your Move Safe (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781936277711
ISBN-10: 1936277719
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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The Improving Chess Thinker Revised and Expanded
2014 - The Improving Chess Thinker Revised and Expanded (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781936277483
ISBN-10: 1936277484
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Looking for Trouble Recognizing and Meeting Threats in Chess
2014 - Looking for Trouble Recognizing and Meeting Threats in Chess (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781936490851
ISBN-10: 1936490854
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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World's Most Instructive Amateur Game Book
2012 - World's Most Instructive Amateur Game Book (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781936277438
ISBN-10: 1936277433
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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The Improving Annotator From Beginner to Master
2011 - The Improving Annotator From Beginner to Master (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781936277049
ISBN-10: 1936277042
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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A Guide to Chess Improvement The Best of Novice Nook
2010 - A Guide to Chess Improvement the Best of Novice Nook (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781857446494
ISBN-10: 1857446496
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Elements of Positional Evaluation How the Pieces Get Their Power
2010 - Elements of Positional Evaluation How the Pieces Get Their Power (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781888690583
ISBN-10: 1888690585
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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The Improving Chess Thinker
2009 - The Improving Chess Thinker (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780979148248
ISBN-10: 0979148243
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Back to Basics Tactics
2007 - Back to Basics Tactics [ChessCafe Back to Basics Chess] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781888690347
ISBN-10: 1888690348
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Back to Basics Tactics
2007 - Back to Basics Tactics [ChessCafe Back to Basics Chess] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781888690330
ISBN-10: 188869033X
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Everyone's 2nd Chessbook
2005 - Everyone's 2nd Chessbook (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781888710267
ISBN-10: 1888710268
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Looking for Trouble Recognizing and Meeting Threats in Chess
2003 - Looking for Trouble Recognizing and Meeting Threats in Chess (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781888690187
ISBN-10: 1888690186
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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A Parent's Guide to Chess
2002 - A Parent's Guide to Chess (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781888690125
ISBN-10: 1888690127
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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The Improving Annotator From Beginner to Master
2002 - The Improving Annotator From Beginner to Master (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780945470496
ISBN-10: 0945470495
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Everyone's Second Chess Book
2000 - Everyone's Second Chess Book (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780938650553
ISBN-10: 0938650556
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Elements of Positional Evaluation How Chess Pieces Get Their Power
Elements of Positional Evaluation How Chess Pieces Get Their Power
The Traxler Counterattack
The Traxler Counterattack (Other)
ISBN-13: 9781886846180
ISBN-10: 1886846189
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