The History of the Crossword
The World's Most Famous Word PuzzleBook - 2016
"The crossword has been the most consistently successful puzzle of modern times. Forget riddles, conundrums or Sudoku, the crossword is the original and best word puzzle and it has truly stood the test of time. This book celebrates the world's favourite word puzzle by recounting the history of it, alongside examples of puzzles and words of wisdom from puzzle setters, crossword editors and members of the public who have racked their brains to find the solution to that elusive clue."--Amazon.co.uk.
Publisher: London :, André Deutsch,, 2016
Branch Call Number: 793.73 Halpern 2016
Characteristics: 221 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm