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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 CD : CD audio : 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: Audiobooks
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Peter L Bernstein; Eric Conger
ISBN: 0375416099 9780375416095
OCLC Number: 45344382
Notes: Abridged.
Compact discs (DDD).
Performer(s): Read by Eric Conger.
Description: 5 audio discs (6 hr.) ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: 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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