Studies composed by

Steven B. Dowd

(USA, 24.9.1957)

Birmingham Alabama.

ChesscomposerBlogspot reports about him:

Steven Dowd is known by American chess readers for his columns in Chess Life or on

He is also a chess composer and his favourite genres are helpmates and selfmates, but he also composes direct mates and endgame studies.

He has composed many problems in collaboration with Mirko Degenkolbe or Marko Ilijoki.


(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) )