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How come a tiny sliver of yellow metal is worth more than a big loaf of bread, and a little piece of green paper is worth more than either? Betsy and Giulio Maestro explore the many forms money has taken around the world, from barter to doubloons to greenbacks to credit cards. Full-color illus
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Explore the many forms money has taken around the world and through history, from doubloons of ages past to contemporary credit cards.