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Published: 17 September 2019

276 Pages | 22 halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190603519

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All That Glittered

Britain's Most Precious Metal from Adam Smith to the Gold Rush

Timothy Alborn

  • Focuses on the intersection of money, business, and culture in the British empire.
  • Enables a new understanding of the rise of the gold standard in Great Britain
  • Connects British views about gold to its attitudes about religion and society in continental Europe, Asia, and Latin America.