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Frank Brady (born March 15, 1934 in Brooklyn, New York) is Chairman of the Department of Mass Communications, Journalism, Television and Film at St. John's University, New York. He is Professor of Communication Arts and Journalism at that university. He has also been an Adjunct Professor of Journalism for the past 25 years at Barnard College of Columbia University. He has a B.S., SUNY; MFA, Columbia University; M.A., Ph.D., New York University.

In 1960, Brady was the Founding Editor of Chess Life magazine. (Previously, it had been a newspaper). He was later editor of Chessworld Magazine and he still later worked as an editor for Ralph Ginzburg and Hugh Hefner. He is an International Arbiter, recognized by FIDE, the World Chess Federation, and has directed many major chess tournaments. He was Secretary of the United States Chess Federation 2003—2005.

He has written many books, on a variety of subjects. He is chairman of a department at St. John's University, overseeing a multi-million dollar budget, 60 faculty, and 900 students.

He served as arbiter of international chess tournaments in 2001 and 2004 in New York. He has been elected to, and serves as an active voting member of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, and PEN, the international writers' organization.

He is a writer, editor and publisher of international renown. He wrote one of the best selling chess books in history, Profile of a Prodigy, the biography of Bobby Fischer, as well as countless other books and articles on chess and other subjects. A new biography of Fischer entitled Endgame: The Spectacular Rise and Fall of Bobby Fischer is due out in early 2011. He has been involved with radio and film projects. His wife, Maxine, also writes books.

On June 18, 2007, Brady was elected President of the Marshall Chess Club.

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Total Books: 38
2012 - Endgame (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781780336923
ISBN-10: 1780336926
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Humor & Entertainment

2012 - Endspiel (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783868831993
ISBN-10: 3868831991

Endgame Bobby Fischer's Remarkable Rise and Fall  from America's Brightest Prodigy to the Edge of Madness
Endgame The Spectacular Rise and Fall of Bobby Fischer
2011 - Endgame the Spectacular Rise and Fall of Bobby Fischer (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780307463906
ISBN-10: 0307463907
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.

Endgame Bobby Fischer's Remarkable Rise and Fallfrom America's Brightest Prodigy to the Edge of Madness
The Publisher
2001 - The Publisher (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780761818885
ISBN-10: 076181888X
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs

Pope An Essay On Man
1997 - Pope an Essay on Man (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780023134609
ISBN-10: 0023134607
Genre: Nonfiction

How to Get Rich With a 1800 Number
1997 - How to Get Rich with a 1800 Number (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780060987145
ISBN-10: 0060987146
Genre: Business & Money

Citizen Welles
1990 - Citizen Welles (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780385267595
ISBN-10: 0385267592
Genres: Arts & Photography, Biographies & Memoirs, Reference

1990 - Citizen Welles Biography of Orson Welles (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780340513897
ISBN-10: 0340513896
Genres: Arts & Photography, Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.

Bobby Fischer  Profile of a Prodigy
1989 - Bobby Fischer Profile of a Prodigy [Revised Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780486259253
ISBN-10: 0486259250
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

A Singular View The Art of Seeing With One Eye
1988 - A Singular VIew the Art of Seeing with One Eye (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780961463922
ISBN-10: 0961463929

Onassis an extravagant life
1978 - Onassis an Extravagant Life (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780136343783
ISBN-10: 0136343783

1976 - Hefner (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780722118450
ISBN-10: 0722118457

James Boswell the later years 17691795
James Boswell the Later Years 17691795 (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780070505582
ISBN-10: 0070505586

Twentieth Century Interpretations of Gulliver's Travels A Collection of Critical Essays
Poetry Past and Present
Poetry Past and Present (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780155706828
ISBN-10: 0155706829
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Mickle Boswell Garrick and the Siege of Marseilles
Mickle Boswell Garrick and the Siege of Marseilles [Transactions, Vol 46, Pt 5] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780208021311
ISBN-10: 0208021310

James Boswell Later Years 176995 (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780434085309
ISBN-10: 0434085308

A Singular View
A Singular VIew (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780442840013
ISBN-10: 0442840012

Barbra An Illustrated Biography
Barbra an Illustrated Biography (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780448165349
ISBN-10: 0448165341
Genre: Humor & Entertainment

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