Chess, the great game of simulated warfare, has existed for over a thousand years. Standard chess is plenty of fun, but why not mix it up? In Markus Stormson book 'Curried Chess' you will find tons of Chess variants to choose from. The emphasis is on learning the basics in an enjoyable manner. The descriptions are clear and precise, with all of the variants included in this book to be played with a regular chess set. By starting with some of the games here, you are likely to find something that you really like; and once you begin to form your own preferences, it will be easier to decide what to try next. You may well find games that become your favourites.