By Roger deWardt Lane
Softcover e-book - the most recent incarnation of Brother are you able to Spare A Dime? - glossy Dime measurement Silver cash of the area with Footnotes to heritage has been released in a 3rd variation. This paintings, a many yr undertaking to review those cash as miniature engravings of artwork and background, was once first released in 1997. a number of years later a CD-rom used to be produced because the moment version. the writer received a Numismatic Literary Guild Award for this variation. The 3rd version, a six hundred web page e-book with over one thousand enlarged scans of the cash from the mid 1800's to 1970 exhibit cash from all over the world - Afghanistan to Yemen. those cash have been the cash of the folks on the time; one may signify a days paintings, buy a meal or a night's leisure. Kings, Queens and Statesmen are portrayed on dozens, with little biographies of many. greater than a numismatic e-book, this anthology is an exceptional technique to enhance a greater knowing of cash in use through the past centuries. an exceptional addition for your numismatic library.