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The Resource War and gold : a 500-year history of empires, adventures, and debt, Kwasi Kwarteng

War and gold : a 500-year history of empires, adventures, and debt, Kwasi Kwarteng

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War and gold : a 500-year history of empires, adventures, and debt
Title
War and gold
Title remainder
a 500-year history of empires, adventures, and debt
Statement of responsibility
Kwasi Kwarteng
Title variation
Five-hundred-year history of empires, adventures, and debt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This history of money describes the gold standard, which began in 16th century Spain's quest to collect as much gold as possible through the introduction of paper money as a means of wartime financing during the French and American Revolutions
Storyline
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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10311623
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Kwarteng, Kwasi
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HG289
LC item number
.K93 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Gold
  • Gold standard
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
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a five-hundred-year history of empires, adventures, and debt
Label
War and gold : a 500-year history of empires, adventures, and debt, Kwasi Kwarteng
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-410) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
424 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781586487683
Lccn
2013952850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o880225952
  • (OCoLC)880225952
Label
War and gold : a 500-year history of empires, adventures, and debt, Kwasi Kwarteng
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-410) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
424 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781586487683
Lccn
2013952850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o880225952
  • (OCoLC)880225952

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