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The Resource Money : the unauthorised biography, Felix Martin

Money : the unauthorised biography, Felix Martin

Label
Money : the unauthorised biography
Title
Money
Title remainder
the unauthorised biography
Statement of responsibility
Felix Martin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From ancient currency to Adam Smith, from the gold standard to shadow banking and the Great Recession: a sweeping historical epic that traces the development and evolution of one of humankind's greatest inventions
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martin, Felix
Dewey number
332.4/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HG231
LC item number
.M37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Money
  • Money
Label
Money : the unauthorised biography, Felix Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
  • "Originally published in Great Britain under the title Money: The Unauthorized Biography by The Bodley Head, a division of Random House, London, in 2013."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is money? -- Getting money's measure -- The Aegean invention of economic value -- The monetary maquis -- The birth of the money interest -- The natural history of the vampire squid -- The great monetary settlement -- The economic consequences of Mr. Locke -- Money through the looking-glass -- Strategies of the sceptics -- Structural solutions -- Hamlet without the prince : how economics forgot money ... -- ... And why it is a problem -- How to turn the locusts into bees -- The boldest measures are the safest -- Taking money seriously
Control code
ocn849199153
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
viii, 320 pages
Isbn
9780307962430
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013047572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)849199153
  • (Sirsi) a1752446
Label
Money : the unauthorised biography, Felix Martin
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
  • "Originally published in Great Britain under the title Money: The Unauthorized Biography by The Bodley Head, a division of Random House, London, in 2013."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is money? -- Getting money's measure -- The Aegean invention of economic value -- The monetary maquis -- The birth of the money interest -- The natural history of the vampire squid -- The great monetary settlement -- The economic consequences of Mr. Locke -- Money through the looking-glass -- Strategies of the sceptics -- Structural solutions -- Hamlet without the prince : how economics forgot money ... -- ... And why it is a problem -- How to turn the locusts into bees -- The boldest measures are the safest -- Taking money seriously
Control code
ocn849199153
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
viii, 320 pages
Isbn
9780307962430
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013047572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)849199153
  • (Sirsi) a1752446

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