The Historian's Wizard Of Oz / Edition 1

The Historian's Wizard Of Oz / Edition 1

by Ranjit S. Dighe
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ISBN-10:
0275974197
ISBN-13:
9780275974190
Pub. Date:
06/01/2002
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

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The Historian's Wizard Of Oz / Edition 1

Integrates an enjoyable children's novel with an informative account of the political and economic history of the 1890s.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780275974190
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 06/01/2002
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 184
Sales rank: 572,390
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.41(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction: The Colors of Money

"If I Only Had a Brain": A Primer on Gold, Silver, and the American Monetary System

"Populism Will Put Them to Sleep": A Shory History of the Populist Movement of the 1890s

L. Frank Baum's The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, With Annotations

Appendix A: Another Fiat-Money Metaphor, From The Marvelous Land of Oz

Appendix B: William Jennings Bryan's "Cross of Gold" Speech

Appendix C: The Quantity Theory of Money

Bibliography

Index

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