Introducing coinage: Comparing the Greek world, the Near East and China

R.J. van der Spek, John A. Mooring, B. van Leeuwen

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Abstract

The introduction of coinage in Asia Minor and the Greek World
The introduction of coinage in the Near East by Alexander the Great
The introduction of coinage in China
The role of trust
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMoney, Currency and Crisis
Subtitle of host publicationIn Search of Trust, 2000 BC to AD 2000
EditorsR.J. van der Spek, Bas van Leeuwen
PublisherRoutledge
Chapter6
Pages132-148
Number of pages17
ISBN (Electronic)9781315210711, 9781351810517 , 9781351810500, 9781351810494
ISBN (Print)9781138628359
Publication statusPublished - 2018

Publication series

NameRoutledge Explorations in Economic History
PublisherRoutledge
Volume80

Bibliographical note

eBook Published15 May 2018

Keywords

  • economic history
  • ancient history
  • ancient Greek history
  • numismatics
  • Chinese history
  • China
  • Assyriology
  • historical economics
  • Ancient Near East

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