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The power of gold

Author: Peter L Bernstein; Eric Conger
Publisher: [New York] : Random House Audiobooks, ℗2000.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This fascinating account begins with the magical, religious, and artistic qualities of gold and progresses to the invention of coinage, the transformation of gold into money, and the gold standard. The more important gold becomes as money, the more loudly it speaks of power. Ultimately, Bernstein confronts the future of gold in a world where it appears to have been relegated to the periphery of global  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Folklore
History
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Peter L Bernstein; Eric Conger
ISBN: 0375416080 9780375416088
OCLC Number: 45163562
Notes: Abridgement.
Performer(s): Read by Eric Conger.
Description: 4 audiocassettes (6 hr.) : Dolby processed
Responsibility: by Peter L. Bernstein.

Abstract:

"This fascinating account begins with the magical, religious, and artistic qualities of gold and progresses to the invention of coinage, the transformation of gold into money, and the gold standard. The more important gold becomes as money, the more loudly it speaks of power. Ultimately, Bernstein confronts the future of gold in a world where it appears to have been relegated to the periphery of global finance"--Container.

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