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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. Aug 19, 2019 representative money has now been replaced by fiat money. He ignores the role of china in fact he seems to treat the history of money as distinct from the history of economics. From barter to bitcoin audiobook by mike thornton, narrated by jeffrey a. Mar 02, 2020 while well never give up the pleasure of cracking the spine and turning the pages of a great new book, sometimes the audio version just hits the spot. If you are interested in how money came about, i would recommend this book as a good starting point. The history of money by martin jenkins overdrive rakuten. From primitive mans 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 liveseconomic, political, and personal. Murray rothbard, in a complete revision of the standard account, traces inflations, banking panics, and money meltdowns from the colonial period through the midtwentieth century to show how the american governments systematic war on sound money is the hidden force behind nearly all major economic calamities in american history. In january 1995, audible introduced the first productionvolume digital audio player almost six years before the introduction of the ipod. Listen to 150,000 of best sellers and new releases on your iphone, ipad, or android. Get 2 audiobooks free, 2 books a month, plus access to more than 700,000 podcasts.
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