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Author: Ron Paul
Publisher: Mises Institute
Keywords: prosperity, peace, gold
Number of Pages: 57
Published: 2010-07-24
eBookDB-ID: B000XG6SAM

Ron Paul has been the leading champion of sound money in the Congress. Here he explains why sound money means a new gold standard. The monograph is written in the clearest possible terms with the goal of explaining the basics of paper money and its effects of inflation, business cycles, and government growth. He maps out a plan to bring about a dollar that is as good as gold, one that would be protected against manipulation by government and central bankers. Part of that strategy is the minting of a new gold one but the more far-reaching plan involves a redefinition of the dollar and complete

Author: William Z. Slany
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: hidden, germany, world, war, stolen, assets, efforts, recover, restore, gold, allied
Number of Pages: 261
Published: 1997-07
ISBN-10: 0788145363
ISBN-13: 9780788145360

This report addresses a vital but relatively neglected dimension of the history of WW II & its aftermath. It documents one of the greatest thefts by a government in history: the confiscation by Nazi Germany of an estimated $580 million of central bank gold -- around $5.6 billion in today's values -- along with indeterminate amounts in other assets during WW II. These goods were stolen from governments & civilians in the countries Germany overran & from Jewish & non-Jewish victims of the Nazis alike, included Jews murdered in extermination camps, from whom everything was taken down to the gold

Author: Craig K. Elwell (au)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: united, states, standard, gold, history, brief
Number of Pages: 18
Published: 2011-10-01
ISBN-10: 143798889X
ISBN-13: 9781437988895

The U.S. monetary system is based on paper money backed by the full faith and credit of the fed. gov't. The currency is neither valued in, backed by, nor officially convertible into gold or silver. Through much of its history, however, the U.S. was on a metallic standard of one sort or another. On occasion, there are calls to return to such a system. Such calls are usually accompanied by claims that gold or silver backing has provided considerable economic benefits in the past. This report reviews the history of the GS in the U.S. It clarifies the dates during which the GS was used, the type o

Author: Felix Mendelsohn
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: book, cook, gold, blue
Number of Pages: 234
Published: 2008-01-04
ISBN-10: 1429011327
ISBN-13: 9781429011327

This 1912 volume published by the Oakland Brewing & Malting Company (Oakland, Calif.) contians "simple recipes --and elaborate ones --chafing dish specialties-- canapes and salads--" which either contain or would be appropriately served with Blue and Gold Lager.

Author: Matthew Eric Glassman
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: medals, gold, congressional
Number of Pages: 36
Published: 2011-08
ISBN-10: 143798455X
ISBN-13: 9781437984552

Senators and Representatives are frequently asked to support or sponsor proposals recognizing historic events and outstanding achievements by individuals or institutions. Among the variousforms of recognition that Congress bestows, the Congressional Gold Medal (CGM) is the most distinguished. Through this venerable tradition, the occasional commissioning of individually struck gold medals in its name, Congress has expressed public gratitude on behalf of the nation for distinguished contributions for more than two centuries. This report discusses the nature, history, and contemporary applicatio

Author: Lewis Lehrman
Publisher: Ludwig von Mises Institute
Keywords: gold, commission, report, minority, case
Number of Pages: 227
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 1610160533
ISBN-13: 9781610160537

This is the LvMI 2nd Edition! Pocket sized 5" x 7" and with a new foreword by Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. Here is the revolutionary book on monetary reform brilliant, compelling, clear, with specific reforms to do now in an edition for global distribution. See the price. And the format is really a pocket edition edition: extremely small format that is super convenient. This edition is specifically designed to be purchased in large quantities. Had the U.S. followed the recommendations of this wonderful report when it came out in 1982, there would have been no housing bubble, no gigantic govern

Author: Zane Grey
Publisher: Arc Manor LLC
Keywords: gold, desert
Number of Pages: 195
Published: 2008-09-05
ISBN-10: 1604502894
ISBN-13: 9781604502893

A border town like Casita is no place for a drifter - especially a rich man’s son looking for adventure. From the moment Dick Gale steps into this stinking, sun-baked hellhole of gambling and corruption, revolution, and revenge, he gets more than he bargained for. His old friend Thorne is in love with a beautiful señorita who’s been targeted by the Mexican rebel Rojas. A bold, sneering devil of a man, feared, envied, and idolized by his people, Rojas spends gold like he spills blood - and collects women like trinkets. Gale knows that defying such a man could be suicide. Defeating him is h
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