In the New Capital

TitleIn the New Capital
Year for Search1897
AuthorsGalbraith, John (1846-1914)
Date Published1897
PublisherToronto News
Place PublishedToronto, ON, Canada
KeywordsCanadian author, Male author
Annotation

A future eutopia in Ottawa. Canada is independent but with close ties to Britain. Christian. Social equality. Cooperation. Single tax on land. For Henry George’s explanation of the single tax, see his Progress and Poverty. An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and Of Increase of Want With Increase of Wealth. The Remedy. San Francisco, CA: W. M. Hinton, 1879. Fiftieth Anniversary Ed. New York: The Robert Schalkenbach Foundation, 1929.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. ed. R. Douglas Francis with the subtitle A Nineteenth-century View of Ottawa in the Twenty-first Century. [Manotick, ON, Canada]: Penumbra Press, 2000.

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Author Note

Canadian author (1846-1914).

Full Text

1897 Galbraith, John (1846-1914). In the New Capital. Toronto, ON, Canada: Toronto News. Rpt. ed. R. Douglas Francis with the subtitle A Nineteenth-century View of Ottawa in the Twenty-first Century. [Manotick, ON, Canada]: Penumbra Press, 2000.

A future technological eutopia set in Ottawa. Canada is independent but with close ties to Britain. Christian. Social equality. Cooperation. Single tax on land based on the ideas of Henry George (1839-97). For Henry George’s explanation of the single tax, see his Progress and Poverty. An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and Of Increase of Want With Increase of Wealth. The Remedy. San Francisco, CA: W. M. Hinton, 1879. Fiftieth Anniversary Ed. New York: The Robert Schalkenbach Foundation, 1929.