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A History of Money and Banking in the United States Before the Twentieth Century

Murray Rothbard, in a complete revision of the standard account, traces inflations, banking panics, and money meltdowns from the Colonial Period through the mid-twentieth century to show how the American government's systematic war on sound money is the hidden force behind nearly all major economic calamities in American history.This audio edition is narrated by Matthew Menzinskis.

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57. The Gold-Exchange Standard in Operation: 1926-1929

From Part IV of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The Gold-Exchange Standard in the Interwar Years". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

24 Feb 2011

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1. The History of Money and Banking Before the Twentieth Century

From Part I of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The History of Money and Banking Before the Twentieth Century". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

15 Apr 2010

Rank #2

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2. Shilling and Dollar Manipulations

From Part I of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The History of Money and Banking Before the Twentieth Century". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

15 Apr 2010

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38. The Panic of 1907 and Mobilization for a Central Bank

From Part II of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The Origins of the Federal Reserve". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

24 Feb 2011

Rank #4

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47. Banking and Financial Legislation: 1933-1935

From Part III of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "From Hoover to Roosevelt: The Federal Reserve and the Financial Elites ". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

24 Feb 2011

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23. The Public Debt and the National Banking System

From Part I of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The History of Money and Banking Before the Twentieth Century". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

17 Jun 2010

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46. The New Deal: Going off Gold

From Part III of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "From Hoover to Roosevelt: The Federal Reserve and the Financial Elites ". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

24 Feb 2011

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36. Conant, Monetary Imperialism, and the Gold-Exchange Standard

From Part II of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The Origins of the Federal Reserve". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

24 Feb 2011

Rank #8

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3. Government Paper Money

From Part I of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The History of Money and Banking Before the Twentieth Century". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

15 Apr 2010

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53. Return to Gold at $4.86: The Cunliffe Committee and After

From Part IV of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The Gold-Exchange Standard in the Interwar Years". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

24 Feb 2011

Rank #10

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21. The Civil War

From Part I of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The History of Money and Banking Before the Twentieth Century". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

17 Jun 2010

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14. A Free Market “CENTRAL BANK”

From Part I of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The History of Money and Banking Before the Twentieth Century". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

17 Jun 2010

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42. The Early Fed, 1914-1928: The Morgan Years

From Part III of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "From Hoover to Roosevelt: The Federal Reserve and the Financial Elites ". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

24 Feb 2011

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41. From Hoover to Roosevelt: The Federal Reserve and the Financial Elites

From Part III of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "From Hoover to Roosevelt: The Federal Reserve and the Financial Elites ". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

24 Feb 2011

Rank #14

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15. A False Start

From Part I of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The History of Money and Banking Before the Twentieth Century". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

17 Jun 2010

Rank #15

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45. Meyer in the Hoover Administration

From Part III of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "From Hoover to Roosevelt: The Federal Reserve and the Financial Elites ". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

24 Feb 2011

Rank #16

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22. Greenbacks

From Part I of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The History of Money and Banking Before the Twentieth Century". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

17 Jun 2010

Rank #17

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44. The Advent of Eugene Meyer, Jr.

From Part III of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "From Hoover to Roosevelt: The Federal Reserve and the Financial Elites ". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

24 Feb 2011

Rank #18

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20. The Stuffolk's Demise

From Part I of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The History of Money and Banking Before the Twentieth Century". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

17 Jun 2010

Rank #19

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37. Jacob Schiff Ignites the Drive for a Central Bank

From Part II of A History of Money and Banking in the United States: The Colonial Era to World War II: "The Origins of the Federal Reserve". Narrated by Matthew Mezinskis.

24 Feb 2011

Rank #20