[Retros] Re: Thema Danicum 8870 cooked?

Andrew Buchanan andrew at anselan.com
Mon Oct 27 07:33:29 EST 2003

I am guessing that this is a monochromatic problem you are talking about. In
that case, I have only two letters of advice:

"p" and "e".

But not necessarily in that order :-)


> -----Original Message-----

> From: Tomas Pettersson [mailto:276pettersson at telia.com]

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> problem 8870 seems to be illegal. White N,Q and R are promoted, each pawn

> taking four pieces. The p on c6 have taken two times. That means a total of

> 14 missing pieces and the black N on g8 is not one of them (it was taken on

> g8). So there are to many captures.


> Tomas Pettersson

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