wildcatters.

by Samuel Alexander White

Publisher: W. Briggs in Toronto

Written in English
Published: Pages: 219 Downloads: 596
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Pagination219p.
Number of Pages219
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The players are oil barons who develop oil fields; bid for oil rights; and build rigs, oil tankers, trains, and refineries. Your goal is to deliver more oil barrels to the continents than the other players while also collecting more shares and money than them.

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