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By Scott Schechter,Jeff Garrett

during this fantastically illustrated publication, unusual numismatists Scott Schechter and Jeff Garrett take you on a private guided journey of the main major U.S. cash of the trendy period. From humble Lincoln cents to expensive platinum bullion cash, all of the score cash was once voted into position following rigorous study to figure out which cash have been necessary of changing into contenders for the a hundred maximum. This revised and up to date moment version positive aspects new additions to the checklist and dramatic, even wonderful, alterations in rating. a brand new appendix indicates how cash replaced place at the checklist and explains the reasoning for the main severe alterations. You’ll examine the behind-the-scenes tales that remove darkness from how those specific cash turned desirable—and why they illustrate, greater than any others, the excessive element of our nation’s coinage.

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