The 100 Greatest American Currency Notes

By Q.David Bowers and David M. Sundman. Forward by Chester Krause and Clifford Mishler In this beautifully illustrated book, two of America’s best-known numismatists take...

Teutenberg: A master engraver and his work in medals and tokens

By John C.M Cresswell and James B Duncan Published by the Numismatic Society of Auckland Inc. 2007 Over 178 pages Limited edition of 200...

Watercraft on World Coins by Yossi Dotan

“In the realm of coins there are two major hobbyists, the collector and the numismatist. The former merely amasses coins for the pleasure of...

Money of the World: Coins That Made History

By Ira Goldberg and Larry Goldberg Money of the World: Coins That Made History illustrates how many coins were shaped by the development of Western...

Striking Change – The Great Artistic Collaboration of Theodore Roosevelt and...

By Michael Moran from WHITMAN BOOKS President Theodore Roosevelt called the project his “pet crime.” In truth it was one of his greatest gifts to...

Numismatic Art in America

Numismatic Art in America - Aesthetics of the United States Coinage, by Cornelius Vermeule. The coinage of the United States has no modern rival in...

100 Greatest American Medals and Tokens

Katherine Jaeger and Q. David Bowers tell the fascinating stories of 100 of the greatest medals and tokens of Colonial America, the early states,...

James Crawford: Master of the Mint at Carson City

A new biography on the life of James Crawford, fourth superintendent of the Carson City Mint from 1874 to 1885, is now available in...

Treasure Ship: The Legend and Legacy of SS Brother Jonathan

Dennis M. Powers Citadel Press Books (2006) ISBN 0806527471 Reviewed by Richard R. Blake for Reader Views (3/07) .....   Treasure Ship is the story behind the story of...

Renaissance of American Coinage (1916-1921)

by Roger W. Burdette - Seneca Mill Press By 1905 dissatisfaction with bland, lifeless coinage designs prepared exclusively by engravers at the U. S. Mint...

United States Gold Counterfeit Detection Guide

Whitman's United States Gold Counterfeit Detection Guide is a full-color, 224-page reference for identifying fake gold coins, from dollars to double eagles. Detailed text...

Gold Coins of the New Orleans Mint – By Douglas Winter

In 1992, the first edition of Doug Winter's book Gold Coins of the New Orleans Mint: 1839-1909 was published. It popularized these under-appreciated coins...

Coins Questions & Answers

This book provides detailed answers to hundreds of the most commonly asked questions about the world of numismatics, giving coin collectors a feel for...

Whitman Guide To Coin Collecting

This is an up-to-date, comprehensive guide that explains everything a new collector needs to know. You will learn about getting started in the hobby,...

History of the United States Mint and Its Coinage

In conjunction with the American Numismatic Association, author David W. Lange and researcher Mary Jo Meade present a fascinating look into the history of...

Official Redbook Price Guide of Modern U.S. Proof Coin Sets

NOW AVAILABLE Proof sets offer the collector a chance to enjoy United States coins at their finest. It's no wonder they have reached new...

Illegal Tender: Gold, Greed, and the Mystery of the Lost 1933...

A 1933 $20 double-eagle gold coin was auctioned in 2002 for $7.5 million, the largest sum ever for a U.S. coin. Like all other...

The United States $3 Gold Pieces

By Q. David Bowers and Douglas Winter - The first volume in the American Numismatic Rarities Pedigree Book Series, will be a comprehensive encyclopedia...

Type III Double Eagles: 1877-1907

Mike Fuljenz's book Type Three Double Eagles: 1877-1907 received the Numismatic Literary Guild Investment Book of the Year Award. This 190-page large format, soft...

Authoritative Reference on Buffalo Nickels 2nd Edition

by: John Wexler, Ron Pope and Kevin Flynn...Buffalo nickels were struck from 1913 to 1938. This nickel series is considered to be one of...

A Collector’s Guide To Indian Head Quarter Eagles.

With this guide, the new or advanced collector will be better able to make sound buying decisions. Each of the fifteen issues is discussed...

United States Coinage: A Study by Type

Noted numismatists Ron Guth and Jeff Garrett have created a definitive work of American history. United States Coinage: A Study by Type invites the...

Standing Liberty Quarters by: J.H. Cline – 4th Edition

Mr. Cline's Standing Liberty Quarters is now available in a completely updated fourth edition. This revised copy is jam-packed with all you need to...

Travers’ ‘One-Minute’ expertise – fifth edition

The fifth edition of Scott A. Travers One-Minute Coin Expert has recently been published.This coin-collecting sourcebook provides all of the tools necessary to buy Order...

A Guide Book of Shield & Liberty Head Nickels

Lavishly illustrated in full color, A Guide Book of Shield and Liberty Head Nickels features enlargements for important overdates and other varieties, plus actual-size...

Book Review: Lost Gold of the Republic

Tales of treasure-laden ships that sink and lie on ocean floors for centuries are nothing new. Nor are the stories about the efforts made...

The Complete Guide to Mercury Dimes, 2nd Edition

Noted numismatic author, David W. Lange, has completely rewritten his classic reference book on Mercury Dimes. This all-new edition contains over 250 fully-illustrated pages,...

Early U.S. Gold Coin Varieties

Numismatic scholar John W. Dannreuther has written a monumental study of the gold coinage of the early United States. This book is built on...

Auction Record Small Cents through Large Dollar 1995-2004

Auction Records Small Cents through Large Dollar 1995-2004. 784 pages. (Spiral Bound) Complied Jeff Garrett & John Dannreuther. Here is a complete record of...

Guide Book of Buffalo and Jefferson Nickels

This is the eighth entry in Whitman's Bower Series of numismatic titles. Lavishly illustrated in full color, the Guide Book of Buffalo and Jefferson...