6 edition of Coins as living history found in the catalog.
Beginning with Greek coins of the seventh century B.C., explains how coins and currency have reflected and affected the course of history.
|LC Classifications||CJ59 .S38|
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|Pagination||224 p. :|
|Number of Pages||224|
|LC Control Number||75002708|
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