Gen­eral Knowl­edge Cross­word

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6. See 21.

7. Large bird of the crow fam­ily, Corvus corax ( 5)

9. The 1949 book by Henry Miller ( 5)

10. H. Rider, author of King Solomon’s Mines (7)

12. Red-spot­ted trout of North Amer­ica named af­ter a char­ac­ter in the novel Barn­aby Rudge ( 5,6) 14.Strait be­tween Asian and Euro­pean

Turkey (11)

18. Small­ish breed of hound used orig­i­nally for hare-hunt­ing (7)

19. Franz, Hun­gar­ian com­poser of The Merry Widow ( 5)

21, 3 Down, 6, and 4 Down. The 1989

novel by Tom Clancy ( 5,3,7,6)

22. African repub­lic whose cap­i­tal is Bu­jum­bura (7)

DOWN

1. Colour of the ball worth three points in snooker ( 5)

2. Stan­dard mone­tary unit of Por­tu­gal (6)

3. See 21 Across.

4. See 21 Across.

5. ‘Rogue ---’, novel by Hugh Walpole (7)

8. An­drew, 17th Cen­tury poet who au­thored Upon Ap­ple­ton House (7)

11. Soft light woollen fab­ric with a slight nap, used for cloth­ing (7)

13. Montser­rat, Cata­lan so­prano born in 1933 (7)

15. ‘The Pic­ture of --- Gray’, novel by Os­car Wilde (6)

16. In Greek mythol­ogy, the god of dark­ness (6)

17. Niki, 1984 world For­mula One mo­tor rac­ing cham­pion ( 5)

20. Spirit made from sugar cane ( 3)

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