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A Brief Survey of the Monetary History of the United States

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The United States are a conglomerate of the most different cultures: In the 16th century, Spaniards first encountered the indigenous inhabitants, the so-called Indians; people from African und Asian civilizations and other European nations soon followed. It is thus not amazing that multiple forms of currencies marked the beginning of the North American monetary history. A coin tour from the beginnings to today.

A Brief Survey of the Monetary History of the United States