A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ESE

Sun, 6 Mar '22
Suffix with official
Sun, 27 Feb '22
Tip of the tongue?
Fri, 11 Feb '22
Amarillo-to-Dallas dir.
Wed, 19 Jan '22
WNW's opposite
Sun, 5 Dec '21
Syracuse-to-Albany dir.
Sat, 27 Nov '21
Sri Lanka-to-Singapore dir.
Mon, 11 Oct '21
Opposite of WNW
Sat, 25 Sep '21
Legal conclusion?
Fri, 10 Sep '21
Paris-to-Zurich dir.
Fri, 3 Sep '21
Senegal-to-Togo dir.
Tue, 22 Jun '21
Opposite of WNW
Thu, 1 Apr '21
-talk
Mon, 29 Mar '21
Suffix with Sudan or Japan