Definition: Place eight chess queens on an 8 × 8 board such that no queen can attack another. Efficiently find all possible placements.
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Paul E. Black, "8 queens", in Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [online], Paul E. Black, ed., U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology. 18 December 2006. (accessed TODAY) Available from: http://www.nist.gov/dads/HTML/eightqueens.html