The Monopolists: Obsession, Fury, and the Scandal Behind the World's Favorite Board Game
Publish date: February 10th 2015
Pages no: 304
Edition language: English
This was a good read. After I read and loved two memoirs, a friend of mine thought I should continue on the nonfiction wave I was riding and dive into The Monopolists. Me: "You mean a book about a board game?" *side eye* My-entirely-too-patient-with-me-friend: "It's about the true history of t...
I had no idea there was such a detailed and sordid history of the game of Monopoly. I've never owned it, have rarely played it and never really gave much thought to its origins. So it was surprising to find that the game actually has a very interesting history and origins. Unfortunately I felt the...