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146 results for SAHARA

43 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Dec 13, 20181DName that comes from Arabic for "desert"John Westwig
Mon Jun 18, 20182DAfrican desert (4)Ross Trudeau
Wed Nov 2, 201646DMuch of North AfricaAndrew Kingsley
Fri Oct 30, 201530DSetting of "Beau Geste"Patrick Berry
Sun May 3, 201511AMali, mostlyDan Schoenholz
Sun Jun 1, 20142D"The ostrich roams the great ___. / Its mouth is wide, its neck is narra": Ogden NashTom McCoy
Thu Nov 21, 201370AMuch of MauritaniaJules P. Markey
Tue Jan 22, 201348DMuch of Libya and AlgeriaJay Kaskel
Sun Nov 27, 20115DBygone Las Vegas hotel/casino with a roller coasterJeff Chen
Wed Sep 28, 201147DMuch of Libya (2)Steve Salitan
Sat Jul 24, 20106DHot spotDavid J. Kahn
Wed Mar 3, 201010DMost of MaliPeter A. Collins
Sun Dec 6, 20091DLarge hot spotPatrick Berry
Mon Sep 22, 200824AAfrican desert (4)Peter A. Collins
Mon Jan 29, 200758AAfrican desert (4)Fred Piscop
Sun Mar 19, 200618A3 1/2 million square mile expanseMichael Shteyman
Tue Jun 7, 200541AMost of Libya (3)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Thu Sep 16, 20045DOasis placePaula Gamache
Mon Aug 23, 200434DAfrican desert (4)Nancy Salomon and Kyle Mahowald
Sun Jul 6, 20031DCamel's placeRobert H. Wolfe
Sun May 18, 200381A"The English Patient" setting (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sun Sep 15, 200263DMuch of Libya (2)Fred Piscop
Mon Jul 8, 200244DNoted Las Vegas casinoSheldon Benardo
Sun Oct 7, 2001115AAbout 30% of AfricaPatrick Berry
Sun Aug 26, 200169D1943 Bogart film (3)Richard Silvestri
Wed Jul 18, 20019DMuch of ChadElizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Feb 15, 200149DMost of Mauritania (2)David Ainslie Macleod
Sun Sep 3, 200030AMost of Mauritania (2)David J. Kahn
Mon Jul 17, 200046DLibyan expanseMitch Komro
Sun Jun 18, 200096DMost of Libya (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Apr 11, 200049DMuch of Niger (2)Nancy Salomon and Sherry O. Blackard
Mon Jan 17, 200046ALarge African expanseTrip Payne
Wed Sep 15, 199925AArid expanseThomas W. Schier
Fri Aug 20, 19999D"The English Patient" setting (2)Manny Nosowsky
Wed Jan 13, 199926ABedouin's domainRichard Silvestri
Sun Sep 27, 19987A1943 Bogart film (3)Randolph Ross
Wed Sep 9, 199848D1943 Bogart film (3)Richard Hughes
Wed Aug 26, 199843DMuch of Niger (2)A. J. Santora
Sun Nov 9, 19974AArea south of the Atlas MountainsRich Norris
Tue Apr 30, 19965DMali's desertG. E. Paul
Sun Nov 12, 199510DClive Cussler best sellerRandolph Ross
Sun Aug 6, 199530DMost of Libya (3)Manny Nosowsky
Tue Nov 22, 199445AMuch of MaliWayne Robert Williams

1 result for SAHARA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Aug 12, 2001acrosticMHome of the addax and horned viperEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

102 results for SAHARA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Sep 27, 199347DIt's 3.5 million square milesBette Sue CohenTaub
Sat Feb 22, 199243DTuaregs' regionEli WesoffMaleska
Mon Feb 17, 199250AMali's desertWilson McBeathMaleska
Mon Feb 4, 199148DVast, arid tractFred TooleMaleska
Sun Aug 26, 199080D"Beau Geste" localeNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sun Feb 11, 199014DTuaregs' regionArnold MossMaleska
Fri Oct 13, 198915DSaint-Exupéry's mysterious desertAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wed Sep 13, 19894DVast arid areaPeter SwiftMaleska
Wed Jul 12, 198953AVast African desertJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Mon Oct 17, 198848DAfrican desertThomas BohmMaleska
Mon Jan 18, 198843DWastelandFrances HansenMaleska
Sat Jan 2, 198845DZoltán Korda film: 1943Kenneth WitteMaleska
Wed Aug 12, 198723DTuaregs' regionMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Thu Dec 18, 19861ADesert bordering the Red SeaJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sun Jul 13, 198656A"Beau Geste" localeBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Sun Jan 26, 198614DSienna brownBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sat Nov 2, 198552AArid tractEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Jun 12, 19846DN. African desertChristy RidleyMaleska
Tue Feb 14, 19845DOne-third of AfricaJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sat Dec 10, 198312DDesert partly in 1 AcrossJoe ClonickMaleska
Wed Feb 17, 198232AArid tractBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sat Feb 6, 19824DArid regionJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tue Sep 15, 198145DTuaregs' regionHugh McElroyMaleska
Thu Sep 10, 198130ASymbol of aridityHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri Mar 6, 198148DIt's just desertJamesMaleska
Sun Feb 22, 19816DTuaregs' milieuTap OsbornMaleska
Sat Nov 17, 197958AScene of "Beau Geste"Marjorie PedersenMaleska
Thu Jun 14, 197920ABedouin's milieuStephanie SpadacciniMaleska
Sat Apr 28, 197918DSere regionWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Feb 8, 197947ABig dry spotJohnsonMaleska
Wed Nov 30, 197747ATuareg's landLouis BaronMaleska
Mon Apr 4, 197739AVast arid tractSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Sun Feb 13, 197736AArid placeElmer ToroWeng
Sat Jan 8, 197734ADesertJames BarrickWeng
Fri Nov 5, 19761DRommel's battlegroundJordan S. LasherWeng
Sun Nov 2, 197515DDesertGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Sun Sep 7, 19757DTuaregs' homeHume R. CraftWeng
Sat Aug 3, 197434ADesert regionManny MillerWeng
Sun Nov 18, 197373ATuaregs' regionEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sat Apr 7, 197324AVast arid regionUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 11, 197375ABarren areaJohn C. LaflinWeng
Wed Apr 12, 19729AGreat wastelandUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 28, 19711AWastelandUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 20, 197110DDesertUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 15, 1971118DWastelandA. J. SantoraWeng
Sat Aug 14, 197129A1943 Bogart movieUnknownWeng
Mon May 24, 197145ABedouins' homeUnknownWeng
Wed Jul 23, 19699DWasteland.UnknownWeng
Tue Aug 27, 196845AForeign Legion locale.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 26, 19681ASandy wasteland.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 28, 196845DSandy wasteland.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 6, 19679DAfrican region.Arthur S. HeiserFarrar
Sun Nov 20, 1966111AWasteland.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Thu Nov 25, 196513AA lot of sand.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 27, 196459AArid expanse.W. A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sun Aug 2, 196456DWasteland.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Jul 5, 196498DTuareg's region.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Jan 21, 196410DDesert.William LutwiniakFarrar
Mon Dec 23, 196330ABerber's home.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 18, 196371ADry expanse.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sun Jun 24, 19629DArid expanse.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Fri Jun 9, 196110DPart of Africa.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 30, 19601DAfrican area.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Sat Oct 29, 196052ALocation of new oil fields.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 23, 196047DNeighbor of Algeria.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 13, 19591DSea of sand.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Apr 11, 195952ALand of the Tuaregs.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Oct 24, 19584DRegion west of the Nile.Helen BernardFarrar
Sun Apr 20, 195841AWhere Tibesti Massif is.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sat Oct 12, 195749ALand beyond the Atlas Mts.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 1, 195726ATraining ground of the French Foreign Legion.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sat Nov 10, 19561ABarren expanse.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 19, 195624DRegion of northern Africa.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Jul 22, 19569DUnproductive region.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Mon Nov 28, 195531AUnproductive region.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 13, 195547DWhere oases are found.Fred C. JaschobFarrar
Thu Apr 28, 195514DLarge unproductive region.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat Sep 25, 195448APart of Africa.Roberta MorseFarrar
Tue Aug 31, 195425ASandy wasteland.R. E. LawlorFarrar
Mon Jun 14, 195452AArea of N. Africa.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thu Nov 26, 195314ARegion in N. Africa.Diana SessionsFarrar
Mon Sep 14, 19539DWasteland.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sat Sep 5, 195345A3,500,000 square miles of plateaus, lowlands and dunes.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sat Mar 28, 195332AWhere Rommel was not so foxy.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon Dec 1, 195231APart of an enormous arid belt.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 14, 19526D3,500,000 miles of sand.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 8, 19529DIt's seven times larger than the Gobi.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 1, 19529DWhere the “ships” are four-legged.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 8, 195139D3,500,000 sq. miles of sand.UnknownFarrar
Sat Aug 18, 195148DAny arid waste.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 24, 195137ASandy place.Nancy W. AtkinsonFarrar
Sun Feb 25, 195192DRegion of oases and deserts.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Feb 26, 195082D3,500,000 sq. mi. of sand.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sun Dec 18, 19491DSetting of "Beau Geste."Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Oct 23, 19491DRegion north of Timbuktu.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Sep 26, 194820AAfrican "Gobi."Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Jun 20, 1948118DForeign Legion stamping ground.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jul 15, 194542ARegion of the Tuaregs.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Dec 3, 194443DPlateau in North Africa.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Aug 13, 194421DHuge dry area.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Nov 8, 1942137AEmbattled African section.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Jun 21, 194296DBattleground.Mabel C. DaggettFarrar