100 Greatest U.S. Modern Coins by Scott Schechter,Jeff Garrett

By Scott Schechter,Jeff Garrett

during this fantastically illustrated booklet, extraordinary numismatists Scott Schechter and Jeff Garrett take you on a private guided journey of the main major U.S. cash of the trendy period. From humble Lincoln cents to expensive platinum bullion cash, all of the rating cash was once voted into position following rigorous study to figure out which cash have been worthwhile of changing into contenders for the a hundred maximum. This revised and up to date moment version good points new additions to the checklist and dramatic, even spectacular, alterations in rating. a brand new appendix exhibits how cash replaced place at the record and explains the reasoning for the main severe adjustments. You’ll research the behind-the-scenes tales that light up how those specific cash turned desirable—and why they illustrate, higher than any others, the excessive element of our nation’s coinage.

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