Biographie de l'auteur
Eric Schiller was born in New York City in 1955. In 1974, Schiller was the Illinois Junior Champion. Schiller played for the University of Chicago (where he earned a Ph.D. in linguistics) team several times at the Pan American Intercollegiate Team Chess Championship, winning it in 1986. He has won state titles in Illinois, Hawaii and California and holds titles of FIDE Master, International Arbiter, International Organizer and USCF Original Life Master. Schiller has written over 150 chess books, mostly on opening strategies. Schiller's "World Champion Openings", which catalogs the opening moves of the great chess champions, was noted by designer George Lois as a non-fiction classic.