The Dell Crossword Dictionary

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The Dell Crossword Dictionary

By Kathleen Rafferty (Compiled by); Wayne Robert Williams (Revised by); Kathleen Rafferty

Delta, Paperback, 9780385315159, 448pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 1995

Description

No longer a test of classical knowledge, the modern crossword is a challenging labyrinth of clever clues, timely puns, and computer-age acronyms that baffle even puzzle afficionados. Completely revised and expanded, The Dell Crossword Dictionary ends the search for precisely the right word by providing a ready reference as up-to-date as this morning's puzzle.

Including a thoroughly cross-referenced "Word Finder," the most extensive "Name-Finder" in any dictionary, and countless special trivia sections, this comprehensive, easy to use reference tools is a must-have for any puzzle fan.



About the Author
Wayne Robert Williams is the creator of the prestigious "Dell Champion" line of puzzle magazines. A familiar and well-respected figure in the puzzle world, he has created and edited a wide variety of puzzles, puzzle books and puzzle magazines. He's been the "Chicago Tribune" crossword editor since 1997.