A Guide Book of U.S. Tokens & Medals Whitman Book
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Since the 1700's, Americans have used tokens and medals to encourage business, lampoon politicians, celebrate special events, pay fares, promote social causes, award the deserving, and scold the wicked. In the Guide Book of United States Tokens and Medals, award-winning author Katherine Jaeger explores these fascinating and collectible pieces of American history, from colonial times to today. Thousands of full-color illustrations, market values, and a grading guide add to the book's reference value. Essential reading for every coin collector and American history buff! Featuring full color images from the American Numismatic Society's Collection. 11th entry in Whitman’s bestselling Bowers Series of numismatic reference books.