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The ascent of money : a financial history of the world —Ferguson, Niall.

Niall Ferguson follows the money to tell the human story behind the evolution of finance, from its origins in ancient Mesopotamia to the latest upheavals. To Christians, love of it is the root of all evil. To generals, i...

Money : 5,000 years of debt and power —Aglietta, Michel, author.

"As the financial crisis reached its climax in September 2008, the most important figure on the planet was Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke. The whole financial system was collapsing, without anything to stop it. Wh...

Debt : the first 5,000 years —Graeber, David, author.

"Before there was money, there was debt. Every economics textbook says the same thing: Money was invented to replace onerous and complicated barter systems--to relieve ancient people from having to haul their goods to ma...

A quick history of money : from bartering to Bitcoin —Gifford, Clive, author.

"Why is a $5 bill worth $5? Where do coins come from? What do banks actually do? Discover the answers to these and more in this crash course from ancient cashless societies to ... very modern cashless societies. The hist...

The ascent of money a financial history of the world —Ferguson, Niall.
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"Renowned historian Niall Ferguson asserts that finance is in fact the foundation of human progress. He reveals financial history as the essential backstory of all history; the evolution of credit and debt as equal in i...

Money art an uneasy alliance

Guided by historians, art collectors, economists, and artists, this documentary travels through history, revealing the unique relationship between money and art.

Money : the true story of a made-up thing —Goldstein, Jacob, author.

"What is money anyway, and where and why did it originate? According to Jacob Goldstein, this made-up thing has evolved over centuries and takes different forms based on technological advances, the needs of society, and ...

The ascent of money a financial history of the world

Bestselling author, economist and historian Niall Ferguson takes a look at how money evolved, from the concept of credit and debt in the Renaissance to the emergence of a global economy and the subprime crisis we face to...

Four horsemen

The Four Horsemen lifts the lid on how the world really works.

The story of money —Maestro, Betsy.

A history of money, beginning with the barter system in ancient times, to the first use of coins and paper money, to the development of modern monetary systems.

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