Global Chess in the Middle East

    ‘Last Oriantalist’ Bernard Lewis, writes in his book “Mideast”, “Gamma is the most favorite game in the Mideast; chess is the preference of the educated.” and Concluding from the difference among these two games, he puts forward opinions on the life style of the region with the comparison of ‘will-power’ and ‘destiny’. With the codes of Europe-centered perspective of civilization does zionist-minded Lewis see the motherland of the ancient civilizations… In fact, Lewis ascribes gamma to the Middle Eastern nations and chess passing from the East to the West…

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