The Story of the Crossword: More than 100 years of the world's most popular puzzle


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. 


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ISBN:

9780233004914

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

224

Dimensions:

19cm x 12cm

RRP:

$19.99

Category:

History

Publisher:

Carlton Publishing Group

Published:

01 September 2016

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

John Halpern