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Money and exchange in Europe and America, 1600-1775

a handbook

by John J. McCusker

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Published by Published for the Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Va., by the University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Money -- Tables.,
    • Money -- United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.,
    • Money -- Europe -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn J. McCusker.
      ContributionsInstitute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG219 .M33
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 367 p. :
      Number of Pages367
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4906848M
      ISBN 100807812846
      LC Control Number76054774

      In January , $ of Continental Currency could purchase $1 in specie (gold or silver coins). By January , it took $ in Continentals to obtain $1 in hard money. This depreciation had effectively put an end to circulation of the paper bills by , when Congress resolved to . Start studying Europe and America to Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

      Being American in Europe, – tracks the adventures of American travelers while exploring large questions about how these experiences affected national identity. Daniel Kilbride searched the diaries, letters, published accounts, and guidebooks written between the late colonial period and the Civil by: 4. Europe: The European Parliament (Europarl or EP) is the directly elected parliamentary body of the European Union (EU). Together with the Council of the European Union (the Council), it forms the bicameral legislative branch of the Union’s institutions and has been described as one of the most powerful legislatures in the world.

      In the United States of America, Hard times tokens issued from to and Civil War tokens issued in the s made up for shortages of official money. [3] Because of weight, the U.S. Treasury Department does not ship coins to the Armed Forces serving overseas, so Army and Air Force Exchange Service officials chose to make pogs in. Leather money was used in China in the form of one-foot-square pieces of white deerskin with colorful borders. This could be considered the first documented type of banknote. A.D. - The Nose.


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24 by John J. McCusker (Author)Author: John J. McCusker. His work, Money and Exchange in Europe and America,A Handbook, is an excellent resource for providing insights into the circulation of currency, the function of specie, exchange rates, bills of exchange, and monies of account, during these times.

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This item is available to borrow from 1 library branch. McCusker, John J. Money and Exchange in Europe and America A Handbook (Published for the Omohundro. M oney, or the lack thereof, was a persistent problem in colonial America.

The colonists were under the control of Great Britain, where the legal tender was both gold and silver, known as a Author: Sharon Ann Murphy.

John J. McCusker, Money and Exchange in Europe and America, – A Handbook (London: Macmillan,£). xiii, - Donald R. AdamsJr, Finance Author: Walter Minchinton. McCusker combines this with a compilation of exhaustive tables that give the commercial rate of exchange between London and the major cities of Europe and the British colonies.

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Money-wise, Europe's never been easier. Thanks to the ubiquity of cash machines and the widespread use of a single currency, gone are the days of having to go to your hometown bank for travelers' checks or foreign cash, of lining up at AmEx offices overseas, or getting fleeced at exchange bureaus at every border.There are 25 currencies currently used in the 50 countries of Europe, all of which are members of the United Nations, except Vatican City, which is an observer.

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Americans used English, Spanish and French currencies. The first paper money was issued by the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Jan 1, 1st Paper Money.