A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

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Fri, 29 Jul '22
Land between the Gulfs of Aqaba and Suez
Wed, 27 Jul '22
New York City's Mount ___ Hospital
Wed, 6 Jul '22
Land bridge between Africa and Asia
Sat, 2 Jul '22
1950s-'70s war locale
Thu, 28 Apr '22
Biblical mount
Mon, 27 Sep '21
Peninsula in the Six-Day War
Sun, 4 Apr '21
New York's Mount ___ Hospital