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Bruno's Chess Problem: 09/16/2020

L.Ulanov, Scacco, 1999

Mate in 2(**)
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1. Be5! ... 2. Re2#
  1... Kxe4 2. Bxf6#
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2020-09-16 09:01:53, by problemist
The composer is listed on p. 22 in the pdf "They left their mark - Prominent Latvian chess composers" by Imants Dulbergs (available online): "This author was involved with chess composition since 1967; there are over 200 chess problems published by him."
2020-09-16 07:31:10, by problemist
Yes, schmerl, this is a misprint as bNc2 is missing. Therefore there we get the invalidating dual 2. Bd4# in the variations after the key 1. Be5.

Ļevs Ulanovs (* 10.12.1922, † 17.6.2004) Latvian composer.
2020-09-16 02:41:35, by slowbut2
before my seeing others’ comments: My solution [arrived to through the 32-pixel, B&W, restartable-moving-pieces setting and “(?)”]: in view of the following possibility\s::::::::::::: white re-targets spot northwest of black king to mate \ ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, it seems [ reverification is intended later on and before seeing others’ comments] that white's befive starts
2020-09-16 02:39:56, by schmerl
I meant c2.
2020-09-16 02:39:18, by schmerl
It seems a bN is missing from c3.

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