Numismatics is the study or collection of currency, including coins, tokens, paper money and related objects. While numismatists are often characterised as students or collectors of coins, the discipline also includes the broader study of money and other payment media used to resolve debts and the exchange of goods. Early money used by people is referred to as "Odd and Curious", but the use of other goods in barter exchange is excluded, even where used as a circulating currency (e.g., cigarettes in prison). As an example, the Kyrgyz people used horses as the principal currency unit and gave small change …



MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 1 June 2021 English

The French Jesuit Isaac-Joseph Berruyer's Histoire du peuple de Dieu was an ambitious attempt to connect the ideas of the Enlightenment with the theology of the Catholic Church. A paraphrase …

history. Jean Hardouin researched and wrote on numismatics. The most significant appointment, however,

PUL: Les Presses de l'Université Laval · 28 February 2018 French

Au début du IIe siècle avant notre ère, Rome allait s'engager dans un second conflit contre le royaume de Macédoine, marquant de ce fait son intervention de plain-pied dans les …

dell’antichità (Pavie). AJN American Journal of Numismatics (New York). AJPh American Journal of Philology

MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 2015 English

In the mid-eighteenth century, English gentlemen filled their houses with copies and casts of classical statuary while the following generation preferred authentic antique originals. By charting this changing preference within …

Freemasons.15 All also shared a passion for numismatics, another preoccupation of many Freemasons. Wilton

DDN: Dundurn Press · 1 December 2008 English

For 16-year-old Jan Kamienski, life as he knows it ends when Germany invades Poland on September 1, 1939. After a great deal of hardship, he joins the Polish Resistance and …

Professor Zakrzewski, whose Department of Numismatics was located next to my father’s insti- tute,

UTP: University of Toronto Press · 1 April 2007 English

In Momigliano and Antiquarianism, Peter N. Miller brings together an international and interdisciplinary group of scholars to provide the first serious study of Momigliano's history of historical scholarship.

iconography (Montfaucon), epigraphy (Maffei) and numismatics (Spanheim), the eighteenth-century antiquary

UBC: UBC Press · 1 February 2006 English

complex historical and cultural dynamics of the region. By integrating archaeology, art history, numismatics, epigraphy, and textual sources, the contributors articulate the nature of Gandharan Buddhism,

such diverse disciplines as field archaeology, numismatics, linguistics, epigraphy, Sinology, art history Supporting this proposal with evi- dence from numismatics, she provided a basis for the relative chronology

WLU: Wilfrid Laurier University Press · 1 January 2006 English

Volume Two of this retrospective bibliography is both a continuation and an expansion of Volume One (1984). It contains references to Canadian medical-historical literature published between 1984 and 1998, and …

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ECW Press · 30 September 2005 English

Extortion, embezzlement, drunk driving, theft, mafia ties, and even murder make up this collection of true stories of priests gone bad. A parish priest is revealed as the culprit twenty …

Colleen called it. The proper term for it was numismatics. But his interest went way beyond studying and

UTP: University of Toronto Press · 2005 English

Clio in the Clinic shows how knowledge of history can shape a physician's view of the profession and how it can be a surprising asset at the bedside for diagnosis …

seriously. His was a 'methods' course, ranging from numismatics to paleography. Trained in Europe, he had learned

MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 26 November 2002 English

Gascoigne explores the challenge to epistemology itself and considers two contemporary responses: the turn against foundationalist epistemology in favour of more naturalistic conceptions of inquiry, and the resistance to this …

is to be offered the job. Smith's passion for numismatics has led her to discover that Jones has 1 0 coins

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