2 edition of history of gold found in the catalog.
history of gold
Arthur B J Hammett
|Statement||by A. B. J. Hammett.|
|LC Classifications||TN423.A5 H3|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 107 p. :|
|Number of Pages||107|
|LC Control Number||67006107|
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The book starts with the history of gold as jewelry, as a sign of wealth and power, and as a form of money, going as far back as the Egyptians and Lydian's, and then advancing to the Romans, the Middle Ages, the French history of gold book English of the 17th to 20th centuries and finally to gold in America/5(58).
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There is plenty of empire, adventure and gold in this first section of the book, not least in the Americas, where the Spanish adventurer Hernando Cortés told. The bulk of production comes from the Cortez and Carlin Trends, where mines extract low grade gold from a particular type of mineral deposit, the Carlin Type Gold deposit.
It was the discovery and technology used for processing these “invisible” deposits that would turn Nevada into the golden powerhouse of production. Gold’s role as money and the Gold Standard.
The history of gold is long connected with money, but gold relinquished this role in developed economies after the outbreak of the Second World War. At the end of the war, the Bretton Woods monetary system, a regime of fixed exchange rates, was created.
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Prospecting expert James Klein writes about finding gold in his favorite area, the Mother Lode region of California. From CA gold rush history to current times, this book will tell you where gold was, and can be, found in Mother Lode country.
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Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. The Age of Gold: The Story of an Obsession that Swept the World by HW Brands pp, Heinemann, £ When James Marshall found gold in California.
For much of human history, the motive force behind war, conquest, social conflict and world exploration has been the drive to acquire gold. From the ancient world of Croesus to the wealthy dynasties of Renaissance Italy, from the earliest European explorations into Africa, America, and Asia to the gold rushes of the nineteenth century and the banking crises that lay beyond them, Pierre Vilar.