Very Old Chess Puzzle - White to Mate in 3

Very Old Chess Puzzle - White to Mate in 3

jleecbd
jleecbd
Sep 13, 2012, 10:34 AM |
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This puzzle was presented in David Shenk's The Immortal Game .  While the puzzle is pretty simple, it's interesting mostly because of the age, dating to 840, and may be the oldest puzzle still known of.

The book is pretty good, too. :)