The Monopoly Book: Strategy and Tactics of the World's Most Popular Game by Maxine Brady is one of the earliest books dedicated solely to the game of Monopoly. It is a good resource for history and game play.
- Hardcover: 144 pages
- Publisher: D. McKay Co (1974)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0679202927
- ISBN-13: 978-0679202929
The book is divided into four sections:
- Monopolia Curiosa
- Understanding the rules
- Strategy and Tactics
- Epilogue: How to deal with Tantrums
While Maxine Brady's interpretation of some the rules in section 2 is questionable, her explanations would probably be helpful to a new player. Even though there are some errors in the book, it has a wealth of research that would be interesting to any Monopoly enthusiast.