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By Scott Schecter,Jeff Garrett

during this superbly illustrated publication, special 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 the score cash used to be voted into position following rigorous examine to figure out which cash have been worthwhile of changing into contenders for the a hundred maximum. This revised and up to date 3rd variation gains new additions to the checklist and dramatic, even brilliant, alterations in rating. a brand new appendix exhibits how cash replaced place at the checklist and explains the reasoning for the main severe adjustments. You’ll study the behind-the-scenes tales that remove darkness from how those specific cash grew to become desirable—and why they illustrate, larger than any others, the excessive element of our nation’s coinage.

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