Curious Currency: The Story of Money from the Stone Age to the Internet Age

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Item #: 794822894
Robert D Leonard Jr

  • ISBN: 0794822894
  • Pub Date: 2/17/2010 Edition: 1st
  • Binding: Hardcover Size: 6 x 9 Pages: 160
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Award-winning author Bob Leonard has collected odd and curious money for more than 45 years. He has written 17 studies on specific unusual monies, earning literary awards from the ANA and the Numismatic Literary Guild. In Curious Currency Leonard engagingly explores the lessons that elephant tails, woodpecker scalps, neck rings, Yap stones, cocoa beans, whatle teeth, and other odd and curious monies have for our economy today. By Robert D. Leonard Jr., Foreword by Kenneth Bressett. 160 Pages