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What Has the Government Done to Our Money?

Title: What Has the Government Done to Our Money? (formerly published as Money, Free and Unfree)
Genre: Business & Finance
Author: Murray N. Rothbard (1926-1995)
Publisher: Pine Tree Press, Freedom School, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Series: ”Studies in Human Action“
Year: 1964 (second printing of 1963 book)
Pages: 50
Format: Paperback, staple-bound booklet
Provenance: Contains a memo on pale blue paper from Jody to Clyde: “Thanks for the use of this book – clear concepts & precisely on the money [smiley face]” Also sports a handwritten 1.00 price sticker on front cover.
Chapter Title Examples: The Value of Exchange; The Monetary Unit; The Shape of Money; The “Proper” Supply of Money; Money-Warehouses; The Economic Effects of Inflation; Gresham’s Law and Coinage; Permitting Banks to Refuse Payment; Central Banking: Directing Inflation; Going Off the Gold Standard; Fiat Money and Gresham’s Law; Government and Money.
Opening Sentence: “Few economic subjects are more tangled, mor…

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