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Monopoly mastermind : Charles B. Darrow / Paige V. Polinsky.

Polinsky, Paige V., (author.).
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Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Series Information

Toy trailblazers.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hartford City PL - Hartford City J 794 DAR (Text) 76051000176890 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library E 794 POL (Text) 70743000162235 Easy Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle J92 DARR (Text) 39231033461696 Children's New Materials Collection Available -
Scott County PL - Austin J 794.092 POL (Text) 35830801899377 Kids Non-Fiction Available -
Scott County PL - Lexington J 794.092 POL (Text) 35830801899385 Kids Non-Fiction Available -
Scott County PL - Scottsburg J 794.092 POL (Text) 35830801899393 Kids Non-Fiction Available -
Warren PL - Warren EC 794 POL (Text) 33450000593648 Easy Chapter Non-fiction Available -
West Lebanon-Pike Twp PL - West Lebanon J 920 DAR (Text) 74861000021232 Juvenile Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781532110955
  • ISBN: 1532110952
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrated (chiefly color) ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Checkerboard Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A play sensation -- The landlord's game -- Play and pass it on -- Depression distraction -- Darrow's Monopoly -- Supply and demand -- Parker Brothers purchase -- Patent protection -- Wartime wonder -- Monopoly mischief -- Monopoly makers -- Timeless tokens -- Timeline.
Summary, etc.:
Readers will learn about the developer of the Monopoly board game, Charles B. Darrow. Follow the story of Darrow as he develops Monopoly from its roots as a tool to demonstrate the benefits of single tax through its evolution to the game we know today. Along the way readers will learn how Monopoly helped prisoners of war escape during World War II! Sidebars, historic photos, and a glossary enhance readers' understanding of this topic.
Target Audience Note:
770 Lexile.
770L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR 5.0 0.5 190675.
Subject: Darrow, Charles > Juvenile literature.
Monopoly (Game)
Board games > Juvenile literature.
Board game industry > United States > Juvenile literature.
Inventors > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Toymakers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.

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