Who Owns the World: The Hidden Facts Behind Landownership

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Mainstream, 2006 - Business & Economics - 640 pages
'Who Owns the World' is a compilation of landowners and landownership structures in every single one of the world's 197 states and 66 territories. It covers the history of landownership as far as written history will allow and shows the division of landownership in every region of the globe.

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Selected list of tables
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Of wealth and poverty of kings and queens of power and land
21
Table of land distributions for some sample countries
27
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About the author (2006)

Kevin Cahill was born in Rathdowney, Co. Laois, in the Irish Republic, and now lives in Devon, in the UK, with his wife, Ros. They have three grown-up daughters. A former army officer, Kevin has worked in the House of Commons, the House of Lords, the Irish Parliament and the European Parliament as an adviser and researcher. He is the author of a number of books on business, trade and landownership and was a researcher on the original Sunday Times Rich List.

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