In conjunction with the American Numismatic Association, author David W. Lange and researcher Mary Jo Meade present a fascinating look into the history of the United States Mint. From its roots in the pre-colonial eras, through independence and confederation, the intriques, tribulations, and triumphs of the 1800's, and into the modern day-through war, peace, famine, earthquakes, gold rushes, good times and bad-we follow the twists and turns of one of the federal government's most intriguing bureaus. This hard cover book features vintage photographs and documents throughout. Hundreds of enlarged, high-detailed images of American coins, tokens, medals and much more to enjoy! Hardcover.
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Book Description Whitman Publishing, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110794819729
Book Description Whitman Publishing, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0794819729
Book Description Whitman Publishing. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0794819729 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0360254