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Advance Chess

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Tony Paletta, 1980. Pawns start on the 3rd and 6th ranks. There are no initial double pawn moves.

Chess Variants

These are simple illustrations rather than strong opponents.

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Written by Ed Friedlander

WWW Page Added: Sunday, December 30, 2001