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sketch of the history of the currency

James Maclaren

sketch of the history of the currency

comprising a brief review of the opinions of the most eminent writers on the subject.

by James Maclaren

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Published by Groombridge & Sons [etc.] in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Money -- Great Britain -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Author"s presentation copy.

      StatementBy James Maclaren.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG935 .M2
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 400 p.
      Number of Pages400
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6976814M
      LC Control Number06040070
      OCLC/WorldCa12581627

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Maclaren, James. Sketch of the history of the currency. London. Bumpus, (OCoLC) A sketch of the history of the currency: comprising a brief review of the opinions of the most eminent writers on the subject.

Sketch of the History of the Currency Hardcover – 9 Dec by James Maclaren (Author) See all 23 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: James Maclaren. Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user : Historical sketches of the paper currency of the American colonies, prior to the adoption of the Federal constitution by Phillips, Henry, ; Potter, Elisha R.

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The history of money concerns the development of social systems that provide at least one of the functions of systems can be understood as means of trading wealth indirectly; not directly as with barter.

Money is a mechanism that facilitates this process. Money may take a physical form as in coins and notes, or may exist as a written or electronic account. A Guide Book of United States Paper Money, sixth edition, includes an engaging history of the paper currency of the United States.

Every federal note—from the ultra rare Demand Notes of to the lunch money in our wallets today—is described and cataloged in detail.

Paper currency first appeared about years ago; it was usually backed by some "standard" commodity of intrinsic value into which it could be freely converted on demand, but even during the early development of currency, issuance of inconvertible paper money, also called fiat money, was not infrequent (see, for example, Law, John).

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