The Wealth and Resources of the United States, and why the People Do Not Enjoy General Prosperity. Money and Its Functions. A Historical Account of Banks and Money as They Have Been Instituted in the Principal Nations of Europe and in the United States. A Description of National Banks, and the Gold Basis System; Also the Effect of Resumption and Specie Payment. The Past and Future Aspect of the Legal Tender Paper Money System of the United States. Appendix: the Inter-convertible Bond Unrobed of Its Mysteries
The 50% Fall in General Prices, the Evil Effects; the Remedy, Bimetallism at 16 to 1 and Governmental Control of Paper Money in Order to Secure a Stable Measure of Prices--stable Money. Monetary History 1850-1896
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