672 pages, 8.78 × 5.83 × 1.47 in
September 18, 1996
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0028612124
ISBN - 13: 9780028612126
Table of Contents
Guide to the Use of This Book.
Abbreviations Used in This Work.
Crossword Puzzle Dictionary.
Books of the Bible.
Chief Justices of the U.S. Supreme Court.
Famous Names in Crossword Puzzles.
Nations of the World.
Selected Nobel Prize Winners.
Pulitzer Prize Winners for Fiction.
Shakespeare's Plays and Characters.
Presidents and First Ladies of the United States.
States of the United States.
From the Publisher
Over 300,000 entries puzzle hounds up-to-the-minute puzzle clues and answers to help solve the most common - and arcane - puzzles around. Lists are arranged both alphabetically and by letter count, and cover a wide range of variant spellings, multiword phrases, and foreign-language terms.
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