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Harvesting Gold free pdf The untold story of how Thomas Edison, America's most celebrated inventor, tried to create an entirely new system of U.S. currency as a way of addressing social problems and stabilizing his nation's economy. Written and researched by economist David L. Hammes, this fascinating account draws on previously unpublished material from the Edison archives, including correspondence between the inventor and the foremost economic theorists and businessmen of his day. The appendix includes Edison's original proposal for reinvention of American money as well as relevant economic data.

About David L Hammes

David L. Hammes has taught economics at universities in Canada, Australia, and the United States since the early 1970s. He has been in the economics department at the University of Hawaii at Hilo since 1988. Hammes' writings on economic topics, including the early history of the Federal Reserve System, have appeared in many academic journals in the field. His earlier book, Shaping Our Nation, was published in 1988. Hammes lives in Hilo, Hawaii, with his wife Kathy. They have two grown sons, Mark and Steven, living in California. Contact David at hammes@hawaii.edu

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Author : David L Hammes
Publisher : Richard Mahler
Data Published : 12 March 2012
ISBN : 0985066709
EAN : 9780985066703
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 168 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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