HOME ABOUT BLOG CONTACT
A History of Money: From AD 800

A HISTORY OF MONEY: FROM AD 800

by: Chown, John F
Format: Hardcover

price comparison

loading

Description

Product Description This book presents a detailed and surprising history of money from Charlemagne's reform in approximately AD800 to the end of the Silver Wars in 1896. It also summarizes twentieth century developments and places them in their historical context. Review 'John Chown has written an intelligent guide to the history of money. In each section his review of the past suggests to him analogies with antecedents as well as current money experiences.' - Anna Schwartz, Economic Affairs 'A fascinating and readable history.' - Central Banking From the Back Cover This book presents a detailed and surprising history of money from Charlemagne's reform in approximately AD 800 to the end of the Silver Wars in 1896. It also summarizes twentieth century development and places them in their historical context. About the Author John F. Chown is Company Director of J. F. Chown Ltd., a company specializing in international tax. He is also the co-founder and an Executive Committee member of the Institute for Fiscal Studies.

Details

Product Code: 9780415102797
ISBN: 0415102790
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: 1994-06-21
Number of Pages: 320 pages
Languages: english
Edition: 1
Dimension: 6.42 x 1.1 x 9.49 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.54 pounds