On Crosswords covers three major, interrelated topics: crossword history, kinds of crosswords and how crosswords relate to everything else. aEverything elsea includes a breathtaking range of topics: marriage proposals, national politics, software development, counterespionage, typography and racism are just some of the high points. Readers will meet the personalities who have made the art form what it is today, and discover the many subspecies of crossword, each with its own personality. And they will walk away with the most complete understanding of the form that any single book can give.Thoughts, Studies, Facts and Snark About a 100-Year-Old Pastime T. Campbell. Crosswordese Cockroaches The top 100 words in that Cruciverb survey did include a few hardy survivors that seem obscure, at least to my eyes. I present them here, ... (Every male in my mothera#39;s side of the family is a golfing fan, but what little interest I had in the sport died with Tiger Woodsa#39;s credibility.) ... Charles Lamb used the pen name ELIA for essays about things that seemed very important in 1824.
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