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Back to the Boardwalk

Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story – This documentary on the famous board game was pretty thorough, mostly providing information I already knew, but I HAVE read books about the subject. The movie covered the invention of the game and … Continue reading

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The Monopoly Makers

Monopoly: The World’s Most Famous Game and How It Got That Way, by Philip E. Orbanes – In this book, Orbanes, a former Parker Brothers executive and Monopoly championship judge, explores the history of the game from its earliest prototypes … Continue reading

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