In 1913 and 1914, A. Mitchell Innes published a pair of articles
that stand as two of the best pieces written in the twentieth
century on the nature of money. Only recently rediscovered, these
articles are reprinted here for the first time. In addition, five
new contributions analyze and extend the approach of Innes in a
number of directions by including historical, anthropological,
sociological, archeological, and economic analyses of the nature of... more...