By A. Hingston Quiggin
This booklet, first released in 1949, is the unique and key survey of the phases which preceded using cash because the medium of alternate, and of the gadgets that cash displaced, gadgets which for wish of a higher identify are the following known as primitive funds. It examines intimately the primitive monies of the realm, monies from some distance within the far-off previous, and monies nonetheless in use this present day. it's the crucial reference resource at the many various items used as currency.
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A Survey of Primitive Money: The Beginnings of Currency (Routledge Library Editions: History of Money, Banking and Finance) by A. Hingston Quiggin