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Who Owns the World - The Hidden Facts Behind Landownership

Who Owns the World is the first ever compilation of landowners and landownership structures in every single one of the world's 197 states and 66 territories. It covers the history of landownership as far as written history will allow and shows the division of landownership in every region of the globe.
Who Owns the World - The Hidden Facts Behind Landownership
by Cahill, Kevin

The largest landowner on earth is revealed in Mainstream's new book Who Owns the World, published this week.

Queen Elizabeth 11, head of state of the United Kingdom and of 31 other states and territories, is the legal owner of about 6,600 million acres of land, one sixth of the earth's non ocean surface.

She is the only person on earth who owns whole countries, and who owns countries that are not her own domestic territory. This land ownership is separate from her role as head of state and is different from other monarchies where no such claim is made - Norway, Belgium, Denmark etc.

Value of her land holding. 17,600,000,000,000 (approx)

This makes her the richest individual on earth. However, there is no way to easily value her real estate. There is no current market in the land of entire countries. At a rough estimate of $5,000 an acre, and based on the sale of Alaska to the USA by the Tsar, and of :Louisiana to the USA by France, the Queen's land holding is worth a notional $33,000,000,000,000 (Thirty three trillion dollars or about 17,600,000, 000,000 trillion pounds) Her holding is based on the laws of the countries she owns and her land title is valid in all the countries she owns.. Her main holdings are Canada, the 2nd largest country on earth, with 2,467 million acres, Australia, the 7th largest country on earth with 1,900 million acres, the Papua New Guinea with114 million acres, New Zealand with 66 million acres and the UK with 60 million acres.

Ranking. The next 5 largest landholdings

She is the world's largest landowner by a significant margin. The next largest landowner is the Russian state, with an overall ownership of 4,219 million acres, and a direct ownership comparable with the Queens land holding of 2,447 million acres. The 3rd largest landowner is the Chinese state, which claims all of Chinese land, about 2,365 million acres. The 4th largest landowners on earth is the Federal Government of the United States owns about one third of the land of the USA, 760 million acres. The fifth largest landowner one earth is the King of Saudi Arabia with 553 million acres

The 5 largest personal landholdings on earth.

Queen Elisabeth 11 6,600 million acres
King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia 553 million acres
King Bhumibol of Thaland 126 million acres
King Mohammed IV of Morocco 113 million acres
Sultan Quaboos of Oman 76 million acres

The estimate of her landholdings, which have immense political, legal and economic implications appear in Kevin Cahill's book Who Owns the World, published by Mainstream on Nov 2nd.

The book examines land ownership in each one of the world's 197 states or countries and 66 major territories, with a page for each country and territory.
(Part 2) It is the first such survey of landownership ever attempted and includes estimates of the land owned by the Papacy, the Islamic Mosque trusts and the Buddhist and Hindu religions (Ch 5)

It examines the land holdings of the 26 largest landholders on earth (Ch 3) and of how 60% of Europe is owned by the aristocracy, who also get 60% of the EU annual agricultural subsidy of Euros 28,000 million. (Total subsidy $48,000 million) (Ch 4)

Packed with revelatory information, the book:

*identifies the person who owns the largest proportion of the world's land and documents that person's landholdings;

*provides details of the next 25 top landowners;

*reveals that aristocratic families who own over 60 per cent of Europe's land mass and receive most of the EC's agricultural subsidy allowance;

*documents the vast landholdings of the four largest religious groups: the Catholic Church and the other Christian churches, the Islamic trusts, and the temple possessions of the Hindus and Buddhists;

*details the landownership structure of all the countries of the British Commonwealth;

*contains a complete survey of the historic record of landownership, starting in Mesopotamia/Iraq in 8000 BC;

*lists many of the world's great Domesdays, going back to the earliest, in Ptolemaic Egypt;

*includes an analysis of the legal structures that have reduced 85 per cent of the Earth's population to serfdom.

This is a breathtaking tome of huge political, economic and social importance. It will revolutionise our understanding of our planet, its history and its land.

 link to www.openelibrary.info

Her grandson is the anti-Christ 28.Oct.2007 03:29


Her lluminati bloodline stretches into ancient Egypt and Babylon and her Grandson William is the anti-Christ. The research on this from a Canadian woman is mind-blowing to say the least. If you can find a copy of Ring of Power at www.informationclearinghouse.com I suggest you get it.

Please post Ring of Power 28.Oct.2007 06:50


www.informationclearinghouse.com is no longer operating. www.informationclearinghouse.info does not have the book on file. Please repost the book here at PIM.

what? 28.Oct.2007 08:36

informationclearinghouse.com ??

Is is a serious statement?
I've tried a search @ informationclearinghouse.com and
"Who Owns the World - The Hidden Facts Behind Landownership"
Brings only null listings.
I've relied upon Information clearinghouse for years. Is this true?
Oh, by the way, the Queen of England, when she came to dance on the graves of the VT government massacre, it sure would have been nice to see her go up into a puff of smoke when water was thrown on her.
Inbred psychopaths, all of them. They only own the myth we are led to follow.

Wealth in the world 28.Oct.2007 10:50


Good post. People who have problems with conspiracy theories should take a look at this, because things start to make sense when you think of how the super rich operate outside the way we're taught to think about it. The Queen of England is one example (by the way, as far as the Queen is concerned, our bodies are property of the British Empire according to British Maritime Law).

Consider the Rockefeller empire. At it's height (I think around 1907), Rockefeller entities' income equalled 1/64 of total U.S. GDP. With today's numbers of a $13.3 trillion GDP, that would mean over $200 billion in a year. Where did that money go? Into a vast network of "private foundations" and "charitable organizations" which dole out money and influence according to how the last JD grandson, David Rockefeller, sees fit. So even though Forbes will tell you he is worth $2 billion, the power of his purse is in the trillions.

This way we keep our eyes focused on people like Bill Gates and Donald Trump. The power of the Rothschilds, Rockefellers, Windsors, Bauers, Hohenzollerns, Oppenheimers, and a lot of other people whose fortunes date back to the time of royalty. What many of these fortunes share in common is an origin in either royally granted monopolies (Von Thurn und Taxis family) or direct exploit of empirial industry in Africa, Asia, India, etc. Their fortunes are derived largely from imposing slave like working conditions and brutal repression of underdeveloped tribes. This is why many prefer not to end up on those billionaire lists that Forbes publishes (they have the power to opt out) or, if their ego gets the best of them, as with Rockefeller, they make sure they get listed down at the bottom along with guys like Steven Spielberg and David Geffen.

So when you hear liberal gate keepers ranting about "corporate control" it's really just a ruse. The people calling the shots are not corporate, but private individuals and old money families who maintain an incestuous relationship behind the scenes of world affairs. In the old days, the press would actually attack people like Rockefeller and Nate Rothschild for their obvious interference with democracy, but now the media is bought up and CEO stooges get the blame while the real power brokers operate behind the scenes.

if the queen owns everything, why am i paying rent to somebody else? 28.Oct.2007 15:07

i'll just send it to the queen instead, that'll work

Elizabeth's supposed ownership of entire countries is an abstraction retained from centuries ago for the sake of tradition, and has nothing to do with the actual disposition of the land, which is owned in other abstract senses by other people, who buy it, sell it, and manage it in the conventional ways people would expect. This article has about as much to do with land ownership, as practiced by actual human beings in the 21st century, as "patriot militia" theories of "sovereign citizenship" have to do with American law.

My bad! I meant preferrednetwork, not informationclearinghouse. SORRY 28.Oct.2007 16:35


This is a expensive 4 DVD set in poorer image quality than you may be used to, but IT WILL BLOW YOUR MIND. Better than Zeigeist! Her research is on par with David Icke and beyond but she is not as flakey!! I love David, don't get me wrong.

links to a talk by the author 29.Oct.2007 18:24

more info

Who Owns the World?
Journalist Kevin Cahill has just surveyed every country, territory and rock across the planet for his book "Who Owns the World?"

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Transcript available here (pdf)

(June 28, 2006 at the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures, and Commerce)

 link to uc.princeton.edu