The History of Money (Paperback)

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In his most widely appealing book yet, one of today's leading authors of popular anthropology looks at the intriguing history and peculiar nature of money, tracing our relationship with it from the time when primitive men exchanged cowrie shells to the imminent arrival of the all-purpose electronic cash card. 320 pp. Author tour. National radio publicity. 25,000 print.

"From the Hardcover edition.

About the Author


Jack Weatherford is the author of the bestselling Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World (Crown, 2004), Savages and Civilization (Crown, 1993), Native Roots (Crown, 1990), and Indian Givers (Crown, 1988). He teaches at Macalester College and lives in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780609801727
ISBN-10: 0609801724
Publisher: Crown Business
Publication Date: March 10th, 1998
Pages: 304
Language: English