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33 results for PERSIA

17 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Fri May 11, 20188ASparta's foe in "300"Sam Ezersky and David Steinberg
Wed Sep 20, 20175DShah's domain until 1935Hal Moore
Tue May 22, 201222DXerxes' empireKyle T. Dolan
Tue Jun 28, 201141ASource of fine rugsTom Baring
Sun Aug 2, 200928AAlexander the Great conquered itPatrick Berry
Sat Jan 10, 200946DOne side in the Battle of MarathonBob Klahn
Mon Mar 26, 200728AOld Iran (2)Eric Fischer
Fri Jan 19, 200762AOne side in the Battle of ThermopylaeKaren M. Tracey
Fri Oct 13, 200658AQajar dynasty's domain (2)Eric Berlin
Fri Jul 28, 200624AQajar dynasty's domain (2)Sherry O. Blackard
Sun Dec 9, 200118ARealm of Cyrus the GreatCathy Millhauser
Sat Aug 18, 200133DDarius I's landRich Norris
Sat Oct 17, 199843AKajar dynasty's domainBryant White
Mon Dec 2, 199650AOld Iran (2)D. L. Wilk
Thu May 30, 199610DSource of an old rugN. S. Wizer
Mon Feb 5, 19969DOlden IranRobert Katz
Wed Jun 15, 199429AXerxes ruled hereThomas W. Schier

16 results for PERSIA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Dec 11, 198894DXerxes's realmMel TaubMaleska
Sat Nov 7, 19819DXerxes' landRabinowitzMaleska
Sun Sep 3, 197256DIranJack RosenthalWeng
Fri Dec 21, 196220AOmar's land.William F. BulowFarrar
Wed Nov 30, 196019AAncient empire of Asia.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 10, 195548DFormer name of Asian country.M. S. ManningFarrar
Thu Nov 8, 195146AEntezam's country before 1935.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 21, 195141AOld Iran.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 5, 19517DWhere Kerman is.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Wed Sep 27, 19508DIran.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 17, 195072DIran.Alice CookFarrar
Sun Feb 1, 194860AIran, before 1935.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Dec 29, 19461DArea of great oil fields.Harriot CookeFarrar
Sun Jun 10, 194512DWhere the Elburz Mts. are.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Jan 2, 194427ASeat of important Allied oil fields.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Apr 11, 194310DMiddle Eastern country visited by Willkie.Harriot T. CookeFarrar