A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SHIN

Wed, 30 Nov '22
Tibia's location
Sun, 30 Oct '22
Tibia's place
Fri, 30 Sep '22
Tibia
Tue, 31 May '22
Spot for a guard at the World Cup
Mon, 4 Apr '22
Part of the leg between the knee and ankle
Thu, 24 Mar '22
Where the tibia is
Fri, 4 Feb '22
Hebrew letter on a dreidel
Wed, 3 Nov '21
Hebrew letter that also names a part of the body
Sun, 13 Jun '21
Climb, as a rope
Fri, 4 Jun '21
Well-guarded area in sports?