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Response to hedgehog (Reply #14)

Wed Sep 19, 2012, 05:16 PM

20. And The Board Game "Monopoly" Was Created To Prove Your Point

The history of Monopoly can be traced back to 1903, when an American woman named Elizabeth (Lizzie) J. Magie Phillips created a game through which she hoped to be able to explain the single tax theory of Henry George (it was intended to illustrate the negative aspects of concentrating land in private monopolies). Her game, The Landlord's Game, was commercially published in 1923


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