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Author Burns, Arthur Robert, 1895-1981.

Title Money and monetary policy in early times / A.R. Burns
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1927
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 517 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates) : illustrations, map
Series History of civilization
History of civilization (Routledge (Firm))
Contents 1. Before the introduction of coins -- 2. The evolution and spread of coins -- 3. The development of coinage and coins -- 4. The prerogative of issue -- 5. Coin types -- 6. The material of the currency standard -- 7. The fineness of the coins -- 8. Weight standards before the introduction of coins -- 9. The weight standards of Greek and Asiatic coins -- 10. The weight standard of Roman coins -- 11. Subdivisions of the money unit -- 12. Token coinage -- 13. Monetary policy in the early Asiatic empires, Macedon, and Egypt -- 14. Monetary policy in the Greek world -- 15. Monetary policy in the Roman republic -- 16. Monetary policy in the Roman empire -- 17. Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 481-484) and index
Subject Coinage -- History
Coins, Ancient.
Money -- History.
Numismatics.
Weights and measures.
Coinage.
Coins, Ancient.
Money.
Numismatics.
Weights and measures.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1315005301
9781315005300