skip to content
How to crack cryptic crosswords Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

How to crack cryptic crosswords

Author: Tim Moorey
Publisher: Glasgow [Scotland] : Times Books/HarperCollins, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Expert crossword solver and setter, Tim Moorey, seeks to dispel the myth that cryptic crosswords are the preserve of the elite. In this new, easy guide, he demonstrates that anyone who enjoys words and word play can learn to solve a cryptic crossword clue. With clear pictorially presented explanations for many clues, you too can revel in the deep satisfaction that comes from finishing cryptic crossword puzzles.  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Glossaries, vocabularies, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Moorey, Tim.
How to crack cryptic crosswords
(OCoLC)869783821
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Moorey
ISBN: 9780007565092 0007565097
OCLC Number: 879607817
Notes: Originally published: How to master The Times crossword. 2008.
Published in association with The Times.
Description: 1 online resource
Other Titles: Times.
Responsibility: Tim Moorey.

Abstract:

Expert crossword solver and setter, Tim Moorey, seeks to dispel the myth that cryptic crosswords are the preserve of the elite. In this easy guide, he demonstrates that anyone who enjoys words and  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"The best `how to solve' book available" Richard Browne, Times Crossword Editor

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/879607817> # How to crack cryptic crosswords
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "879607817" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/stk> ;
   rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0292-1/{24BBAB92-BEEC-474F-BD00-F4908FEB892C}Img100.jpg'" ;
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1885663083#CreativeWork/times> ; # Times.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/793.732/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1885663083#Topic/games_crosswords_general> ; # GAMES--Crosswords--General
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1885663083#Topic/crossword_puzzles> ; # Crossword puzzles
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1885663083#Person/moorey_tim> ; # Tim Moorey
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2014" ;
   schema:description "Expert crossword solver and setter, Tim Moorey, seeks to dispel the myth that cryptic crosswords are the preserve of the elite. In this new, easy guide, he demonstrates that anyone who enjoys words and word play can learn to solve a cryptic crossword clue. With clear pictorially presented explanations for many clues, you too can revel in the deep satisfaction that comes from finishing cryptic crossword puzzles. Designed to apply to the solving of any cryptic crossword, this book develops and expands Tim's first book, How to Master The Times Crossword, and is designed to guide the cryptic crossword beginner to an enriched solving experience. - Contains 15 new practice puzzles from 15 different newspaper and magazine sources.- Many new hints and tips to help every solver- Greatly expanded lists e.g. of those all-important abbreviations you should know- A completely new demonstration of how one solver tackles a typical daily cryptic- Up-to-date sections on the latest help available online eg smartphone and tablet apps- In-depth and clear explanations of every clue and puzzle answer- Previously published as 'HOW TO MASTER THE TIMES CROSSWORD: The Times Cryptic Crossword Demystified'"@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1885663083> ;
   schema:genre "Glossaries, vocabularies, etc."@en ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/869783821> ;
   schema:name "How to crack cryptic crosswords"@en ;
   schema:productID "879607817" ;
   schema:url <http://overdrive.torontopubliclibrary.ca/ContentDetails.htm?ID=24BBAB92-BEEC-474F-BD00-F4908FEB892C> ;
   schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=24BBAB92-BEEC-474F-BD00-F4908FEB892C> ;
   schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/times?.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
   schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0292-1/{24BBAB92-BEEC-474F-BD00-F4908FEB892C}Img100.jpg" ;
   schema:url <http://rbdigital.oneclickdigital.com> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780007565092> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/879607817> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1885663083#Topic/games_crosswords_general> # GAMES--Crosswords--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "GAMES--Crosswords--General"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780007565092>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0007565097" ;
   schema:isbn "9780007565092" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/869783821>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "How to crack cryptic crosswords" ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/879607817> ; # How to crack cryptic crosswords
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.