Discusses the development of money as a medium of exchange, from early bartering to modern ATM machines.... but it does not appear on cents or on coins made before 1980, with two exceptions a the 1942-45 nickels, and the 1979 Susan B. Anthony dollars. ... It seems that the ^\ many silver and gold coins were sent to other countries by metals speculators. ... In other words, a silver dollar no longer had a dollara#39;s worth of silver in it.
|Title||:||The Everything Kids' Money Book|
|Publisher||:||Everything Books - 2002-03-01|