24 Essential Chess Tips That Will Make You Understand The Game Better.. GREAT LIST ie,, about ROOKS - Rooks belong on open files. Doubling the rooks almost triples their power. Two rooks are usually better than a queen.
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Some of the Lewis Chessmen may not have been chessmen at all according to new research. The 12th and 13th century gaming pieces which were discovered in Uig on the Isle of Lewis in 1831 are considered to be Scotland’s most renowned archaeological find