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The Almighty Sprug - Gulliver's Eyewitness Account of the Quaint Economy of Lilliput

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A modern sequel to the famous Gulliver's Travels, this is a humorous parody of our monetary system. In the original the tiny people of Lilliput carried our pet political beliefs to hilarious absurdity, and in this sequel they do the same to our pet economic beliefs. See how long you can keep a straight face as Gulliver spins his yarn of the quaint economy of Lilliput.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Richard J. Wilson

Richard, a long retired trial lawyer and member of Mensa, lived in Europe, Africa, and Asia, and speaks four languages. Fascinated by the behavior of our physical universe and our human family, his books entertain us with his unique observations, and are available as e-books and paperback.

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