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The Centenary of the Crossword: The Story of the World's Most Popular Puzzle Hardcover – December 1, 2013

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"fascinating snippets of crossword history." —L.A. Times Crossword Corner

"...a quick and informative read, peppered with puzzles to engage and challenge." — PuzzleNation.

About the Author

John Halpern is a crossword setter. He writes crosswords for the Financial Times, the Guardian, and the Independent, and has written cryptic crossword books for the Guardian and the Times. Richard Browne is the crossword editor for the Times. Will Shortz is the crossword editor of the New York Times, the puzzle master for NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday, and the founder and director of the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament.

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