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It was last modified on: 2006-01-16
 Author: Charles  Gilman. Inventor: Frank  Maus. Buffalo. Triple compound leaper.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
dan davis wrote on 2008-05-19 UTC
Wouldn't it be more straightforward to simply describe the Buffalo as a
piece than can, from the middle of a 7 x 7 board, get to every square that
a Queen cannot? In that sense it is the 3-perimeter analogue to the Knight
which can do the same thing from the middle of a 5 x 5 board.


Dan Davis
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