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The History of Money free pdf With clarity and humor, Martin Jenkins and Satoshi Kitamura take readers on a fascinating tour of the history of money. What can take the form of a stone with a hole in the middle, a string of shells, a piece of paper, or a plastic card? The answer is money, of course. But when did we start using it? And why? What does money have to do with writing? And how do taxes and interest work? From the Stone Age to modern banking, this lighthearted and engaging account traces the history of the stuff that makes the world go round.

About Solicitor Martin Jenkins

Martin Jenkins is the author of several nonfiction books for young readers, including "The Time Book, "illustrated by Richard Holland, and "The Emperor s Egg, "illustrated by Jane Chapman. Martin Jenkins lives in Cambridge, England. Satoshi Kitamura has won several awards, including the Mother Goose Award, the National Art Library Award from the Victoria and Albert Museum, and a Nestle Children s Book Prize Silver Medal. He lives in Japan."

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Author : Solicitor Martin Jenkins
Publisher : Candlewick Press,U.S.
Data Published : 28 August 2014
ISBN : 0763667633
EAN : 9780763667634
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 53 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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