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Product Description: The sharing economy's unique customer-to-company exchange is possible because of the way in which money has evolved. These transactions have not always been as fluid as they are today, and they are likely to become even more fluid...read more

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9780231173728 | Columbia Univ Pr, June 14, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The sharing economy's unique customer-to-company exchange is possible because of the way in which money has evolved.

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Product Description: The best-selling Naked series tackles the weird world of money.Consider the $20 bill.It has no more value, as a simple slip of paper, than Monopoly money. Yet even children recognize that tearing one into small pieces is an act of inconceivable stupidity...read more

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9780393069020 | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 4, 2016, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The best-selling Naked series tackles the weird world of money.

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Product Description: The papers in this edited volume discuss key elements of monetarism, including coin denominations, the role of bullion and case studies of substitute moneys.
By John H. Munro (editor)

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9781848932302, titled "Money in the Pre-Industrial World: Bullion, Debasements and Coin Substitutes: Bullion, Debasements and Coin Substitutes" | Pickering & Chatto Ltd, June 30, 2012, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: The papers in this edited volume discuss key elements of monetarism, including coin denominations, the role of bullion and case studies of substitute moneys.

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9781138661714 | Routledge, January 20, 2016, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: The papers in this edited volume discuss key elements of monetarism, including coin denominations, the role of bullion and case studies of substitute moneys.

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Product Description: Monetary law is essential to the functioning of private transactions and international dealings by the state: nearly every legal transaction has a monetary aspect. Money in the Western Legal Tradition presents the first comprehensive analysis of Western monetary law, covering the civil law and Anglo-American common law legal systems from the High Middle Ages up to the middle of the 20th century...read more
By Wolfgang Ernst (editor)

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9780198704744 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 28, 2016, cover price $210.00 | About this edition: Monetary law is essential to the functioning of private transactions and international dealings by the state: nearly every legal transaction has a monetary aspect.

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9780534546038, titled "Personal Nutrition: With Infotrac" | Brooks/Cole Pub Co, June 1, 2000, cover price $84.95 | also contains Personal Nutrition: With Infotrac | About this edition: Help yourself become smarter consumers with Personal Nutrition.

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Product Description: With clarity and humor, Martin Jenkins and Satoshi Kitamura take readers on a fascinating tour of the history of money.What can take the form of a stone with a hole in the middle, a string of shells, a piece of paper, or a plastic card? The answer is money, of course...read more
By Satoshi Kitamura (illustrator)

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9780763679736 | Candlewick Pr, September 22, 2015, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: With clarity and humor, Martin Jenkins and Satoshi Kitamura take readers on a fascinating tour of the history of money.

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9780763667634 | Candlewick Pr, August 5, 2014, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: With clarity and humor, Martin Jenkins and Satoshi Kitamura take readers on a fascinating tour of the history of money.

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Product Description: In his most widely appealing book yet, cultural anthropologist Jack Weatherford traces our relationship with money. From primitive man’s cowrie shells to the electronic cash card, from the markets of Timbuktu to the New York Stock Exchange, The History of Money explores how money and the myriad forms of exchange have affected humanity, and how they will continue to shape all aspects of our lives—economic, political, and personal...read more
By Victor Bevine (narrator)

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9781511331128 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, September 8, 2015), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: In his most widely appealing book yet, cultural anthropologist Jack Weatherford traces our relationship with money.
9781480590021 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, February 25, 2014), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: In his most widely appealing book yet, cultural anthropologist Jack Weatherford traces our relationship with money.
9781480591899 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, February 25, 2014), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: In his most widely appealing book yet, cultural anthropologist Jack Weatherford traces our relationship with money.

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Product Description: The concept of the origin of money has been a topic of interest and discussion to almost all schools of economic thought. However, in spite of minor differences of interpretation, most views share an underlying core principal about the rise and origin of money, implicit in which is the central belief that barter exchange preceded the money economy...read more

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9780415517911 | Routledge, June 21, 2012, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: The concept of the origin of money has been a topic of interest and discussion to almost all schools of economic thought.

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9781138927087 | Routledge, August 19, 2015, cover price $55.95 | About this edition: The concept of the origin of money has been a topic of interest and discussion to almost all schools of economic thought.

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Product Description: Money makes the world. For millennia, currencies have brought order (and disorder) to human society, directing trade, growing economies, developing national identities and religions―and spreading empires. More than ever, money's power to shape our character, our politics, and our daily lives is clear...read more
By Thomas Hockenhull (editor)

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9780231174084 | Columbia Univ Pr, May 5, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Money makes the world.

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Product Description: �The next financial collapse will resemble nothing in history. . . . Deciding upon the best course to follow will require comprehending a minefield of risks, while poised at a crossroads, pondering the death of the dollar.�The international monetary system has collapsed three times in the past hundred years, in 1914, 1939, and 1971...read more
By Sean Pratt (narrator)

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9781469059921 | Unabridged edition (Gildan Audio, May 26, 2015), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: �The next financial collapse will resemble nothing in history.

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Product Description: From ancient currency to Adam Smith, from the gold standard to shadow banking and the Great Recession: a sweeping historical epic that traces the development and evolution of one of humankind’s greatest inventions.What is money, and how does it work? In this tour de force of political, cultural and economic history, Felix Martin challenges nothing less than our conventional understanding of money...read more

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9780307962430 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, March 4, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: From ancient currency to Adam Smith, from the gold standard to shadow banking and the Great Recession: a sweeping historical epic that traces the development and evolution of one of humankind’s greatest inventions.

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9780804191531 | Unabridged edition (Random House, March 4, 2014), cover price $45.00

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Product Description: What is money, and how does it work? In this tour de force of political, cultural, and economic history, Felix Martin challenges nothing less than our conventional understanding of one of humankind’s greatest inventions. Martin describes how the Western idea of money emerged in the ancient world, and was shaped over the centuries by tensions between sovereigns and the emerging middle classes...read more

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9780345803559 | Vintage Books, January 6, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: What is money, and how does it work?

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Product Description: From the award-winning author of Diamond: A blazing exploration of the human love affair with gold that “combines the engaging style of a travel narrative with sharp-eyed journalistic exposé” (Publishers Weekly, starred review)...read more

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9781451650020, titled "Gold: The Race for the World's Most Seductive Metal" | Simon & Schuster, December 3, 2013, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: From the lost empires of the Sahara to today’s frenzied global gold rush, a blazing exploration of the human love affair with gold by the award-winning author of Diamond.

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9781451650037, titled "Gold: The Race for the World's Most Seductive Metal" | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, December 2, 2014), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: From the award-winning author of Diamond: A blazing exploration of the human love affair with gold that “combines the engaging style of a travel narrative with sharp-eyed journalistic exposé” (Publishers Weekly, starred review).

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Product Description: Nick Mayhew has made key contributions to fields as diverse as medieval European monetary history, numismatics, financial history, price and wage history, and macroeconomic history. These essays, in his honour, demonstrate the analytical power and chronological reach of the novel interdisciplinary approach he has nurtured in himself and others...read more
By D'maris Coffman (editor)

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9781137394019 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 18, 2014, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Nick Mayhew has made key contributions to fields as diverse as medieval European monetary history, numismatics, financial history, price and wage history, and macroeconomic history.

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Product Description: Now in paperback, the updated and expanded edition : David Graeber’s “fresh . . . fascinating . . . thought-provoking . . . and exceedingly timely” (Financial Times) history of debt   Here anthropologist David Graeber presents a stunning reversal of conventional wisdom: he shows that before there was money, there was debt...read more

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9781933633862 | Melville Pub House, July 12, 2011, cover price $32.00

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9781612194196 | Upd exp edition (Melville Pub House, October 28, 2014), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Now in paperback, the updated and expanded edition : David Graeber’s “fresh .
9781612191294 | Reprint edition (Melville Pub House, November 27, 2012), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Now in paperback: David Graeber’s “fresh .
9781612191812 | Random House, June 12, 2012, cover price $25.55 | About this edition: Every economics textbook says the same thing: money was invented to replace onerous and complicated barter systems&ndash,to relieve ancient people from having to haul their goods to market.
9780345385178, titled "Design for Growth: Twelve Steps for Adult Children" | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, November 1, 1993), cover price $4.99 | also contains Design for Growth: Twelve Steps for Adult Children | About this edition: Explains the Twelve Steps in a way that addresses adult children's special needs and problems, showing readers how to break through denial, accept the past, grow in the present, and use prayer, meditation, and affirmations to heal.

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Product Description: Forrest Capie is an eminent economic historian who has published extensively on a wide range of topics, with an emphasis on banking and monetary history, particularly in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, but also in other areas such as tariffs and the interwar economy...read more
By Nicholas Crafts (editor), Terence C. Mills (editor) and Geoffrey Wood (editor)

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9780415451468 | Routledge, January 30, 2011, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Forrest Capie is an eminent economic historian who has published extensively on a wide range of topics, with an emphasis on banking and monetary history, particularly in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, but also in other areas such as tariffs and the interwar economy.

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9780415749947 | Routledge, November 8, 2013, cover price $55.95 | About this edition: Forrest Capie is an eminent economic historian who has published extensively on a wide range of topics, with an emphasis on banking and monetary history, particularly in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, but also in other areas such as tariffs and the interwar economy.

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Product Description: Professor Svein H. Gullbekk is an internationally renowned numismatist who gives enthusiastic lectures about coins and medals across Europe. Dr. Gullbekk brings the enthusiasm and knowledge from his lectures into a just-published hard cover book, which is the first ever to detail the history of gold coins and gold currencies between two covers...read more

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9788299945301 | Coin & Currency Inst, January 31, 2014, cover price $69.50 | About this edition: Professor Svein H.

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Product Description: Since the 2008 financial crisis, the price of gold has skyrocketed-in three years, it has more than doubled from $800 an ounce to $1,900. This massive spike kicked off an unprecedented global gold-mining and exploration boom, much bigger than the Gold Rush of the 1800s...read more
By David Drummond (narrator)

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9781452617718 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, December 3, 2013), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Since the 2008 financial crisis, the price of gold has skyrocketed-in three years, it has more than doubled from $800 an ounce to $1,900.
9781452667713 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, December 3, 2013), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Since the 2008 financial crisis, the price of gold has skyrocketed-in three years, it has more than doubled from $800 an ounce to $1,900.

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Product Description: Since the 2008 financial crisis, the price of gold has skyrocketed-in three years, it has more than doubled from $800 an ounce to $1,900. This massive spike kicked off an unprecedented global gold-mining and exploration boom, much bigger than the Gold Rush of the 1800s...read more
By David Drummond (narrator)

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9781452647715 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, December 3, 2013), cover price $83.99 | About this edition: Since the 2008 financial crisis, the price of gold has skyrocketed-in three years, it has more than doubled from $800 an ounce to $1,900.

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Product Description: "A man hears what he wants to hear and disregards the rest," wrote singer and songwriter Paul Simon some decades back. Books on the current financial crisis which started in late 2008 are a tad like that. Until now they have tended to deal with certain aspects of the crisis without looking at the bigger picture of what really went wrong...read more

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9788132113423 | Sage Pubns Pvt Ltd, November 9, 2013, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: "A man hears what he wants to hear and disregards the rest," wrote singer and songwriter Paul Simon some decades back.

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Product Description: [Library Edition Audiobook CD in sturdy Vinyl case.] [Read by Grover Gardner] David Graeber's ''fresh . . . fascinating . . . . thought-provoking . . . and exceedingly timely'' -- (Financial Times) history of debt. Anthropologist David Graeber presents a stunning reversal of conventional wisdom: before there was money, there was debt...read more
By Grover Gardner (narrator) and David Graeber

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9781469087306 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, November 1, 2013), cover price $99.99 | About this edition: [Library Edition Audiobook CD in sturdy Vinyl case.

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Product Description: [Read by Grover Gardner] David Graeber's ''fresh . . . fascinating . . . . thought-provoking . . . and exceedingly timely'' -- (Financial Times) history of debt. Anthropologist David Graeber presents a stunning reversal of conventional wisdom: before there was money, there was debt...read more
By Grover Gardner (narrator)

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9780312353247, titled "Guinevere Evermore" | St Martins Pr, April 1, 1986, cover price $6.95 | also contains Guinevere Evermore | About this edition: Retells the story of the quest for the Holy Grail, the final days of Camelot, the adventures of Sir Percival, and the trials of Guinevere

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9781469087313 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, November 1, 2013), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: [Read by Grover Gardner] David Graeber's ''fresh .

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Product Description: For ages, money has been represented by little metal disks and rectangular slips of paper. Yet the usefulness of physical money—to say nothing of its value—is coming under fire as never before. Intrigued by the distinct possibility that cash will soon disappear, author and Wired contributing editor David Wolman sets out to investigate the future of money…and how it will affect your wallet...read more

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9780306818837 | Da Capo Pr, February 14, 2012, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: For ages, money has meant little metal disks and rectangular slips of paper.

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9780306821479 | Reprint edition (Da Capo Pr, August 13, 2013), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: For ages, money has been represented by little metal disks and rectangular slips of paper.

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Product Description: People in Asia Minor developed the first coin-based currency, but long before that humans would exchange precious objects for the things necessary for their daily life. Currency is a fact of human life, and this book explores its genesis, beginning with those early coins and precious objects and tracing their legacy to the banknotes and fraud-detecting devices of the twenty-first century...read more

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9781477715086 | Powerkids Pr, July 15, 2013, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: People in Asia Minor developed the first coin-based currency, but long before that humans would exchange precious objects for the things necessary for their daily life.

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9781477713334 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, July 15, 2013), cover price $26.25 | About this edition: People in Asia Minor developed the first coin-based currency, but long before that humans would exchange precious objects for the things necessary for their daily life.

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Product Description: This book provides a theoretical and historical examination of the evolution of money. It is distinct from the majority of ‘economic’ approaches, for it does not see money as an outgrowth of market exchange via barter. Instead, the social, political, legal and religious origins of money are examined...read more

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9780415539869 | Routledge, April 18, 2013, cover price $152.00 | About this edition: This book provides a theoretical and historical examination of the evolution of money.

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9780415539883 | Routledge, April 19, 2013, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: This book provides a theoretical and historical examination of the evolution of money.

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Product Description: All you need to know about money can be found in the pages of this colorful, energetic, and accessible book. Kids will also learn about money around the world from a National Geographic expert, featured in "Explorer's Corners" throughout the book...read more

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9781426310263, titled "Money: A Wealth of Facts, Photos, and Fun!" | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, March 12, 2013, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: All you need to know about money can be found in the pages of this colorful, energetic, and accessible book.

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9781426310270, titled "Money: A Wealth of Facts, Photos, and Fun!" | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, March 12, 2013, cover price $25.90 | About this edition: All you need to know about money can be found in the pages of this colorful, energetic, and accessible book.

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