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Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Minimalist chess problem to solve!

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Hello everyone,

Do you know what is minimalist chess? Like in the world of art and literature, minimalists seek to remove the non-essential. We found a nice chess minimalist problem and article at the US Chess Federation website! You can read the full solution and detailed article on minimalism in chess after you spend some time solving this puzzle!

Julius Buchwald
Die Schwalbe 1964

White to play and mate in four

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