A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

OSLO

Wed, 10 Nov '21
Nordic capital
Fri, 9 Jul '21
European royal capital
Sun, 23 May '21
Setting for Jo Nesbo's best-selling crime novels
Mon, 10 May '21
World capital where the Nobel Peace Prize is awarded
Wed, 24 Mar '21
Locale of the annual Nobel Peace Prize ceremony
Sun, 24 Jan '21
Capital near the North Sea
Tue, 19 Jan '21
World capital on a fjord