Download e-book for kindle: A Guide Book of Civil War Tokens (Official Red Book) by Q. David Bowers,Fred L. Reed

By Q. David Bowers,Fred L. Reed

ISBN-10: 0794824536

ISBN-13: 9780794824532

Civil battle tokens are tangible reminders of yank heritage. those small, cent-sized tokens served as emergency “money” throughout the small-change scarcity of 1862–1865. this present day they're hugely collectible, and A advisor e-book of Civil conflict Tokens elevates the accumulating and examine of those once-shunned imitation cents to a brand new point of scholarship and accessibility. amateur and skilled creditors alike, in addition to historical past buffs and everybody drawn to the Civil conflict, will locate this quantity a desirable and crucial reference. inside of, you’ll discover a wealth of knowledge no longer in print in the other unmarried resource, together with how one can gather, particular ancient history, valuations, rarity rankings, greater than 2,000 full-color images, mythical rarities, discussions of each identified supplier, and illustrations and outlines of approximately each recognized die.

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