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oligarchy
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a political system governed by a few people
  • It embodies the heavy dignity of those Victorian financiers who ruled the generation between the pioneers and the brisk "sales-engineers" and created a somber oligarchy by gaining control of banks, mills, land, railroads, mines.
    Chapter 17 (5% in)

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