chess trivia

2. Knights. In ancient times, Calvary never advanced head on, but flanked i.e. they went around the back and attacked at the side.

Hugh Macleod over at The Gaping Void passes along an interesting analysis of the movement of chesspieces. It seems their rather unique and individual styles are rooted in historical deatail. Check out his post here.

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