United States paper money has been called by a lot of different names over the years, and that's only a small part of its fascinating history. Do you know which three bills are the only ones with pictures of men who have not been president? Or what practically foolproof methods have been invented to thwart counterfeiters? Or how many $100,000 bills are actually in circulation? Answers to all these questions, along with funny and informative facts about the many people and objects whose pictures appear on our paper money, can be found in this entertaining and educational look at what is really in our wallets!A Main Selection of Children's Book-of-the-Month Club
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Nancy Winslow Parker is the author and illustrator of numerous books for children, including Locks, Crocs, and Skeeters; Bugs, written by Joan Wright Richards; and Money, Money, Money. She lives in New York City and Mantoloking, New Jersey.
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Book Description HarperCollins, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060234113
Book Description HarperCollins, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060234113
Book Description HarperCollins, 1995. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: In this companion book to The President's Cabinet and How It Grew, Parker explains the numbers, portraits, architecture, and words on the printed bills in the Treasury. She also looks at the presidents whose pictures are on each bill, how paper money is printed, and methods invented to thwart counterfeiters. Full color. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0060234113
Book Description HarperCollins, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110060234113
Book Description HarperCollins. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0060234113 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0013186