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Spending Money

author: Rissman, Rebecca
Photographs and simple text describe the different ways to spend money around the world.
381
year: 2008
copies: 1
call number/section: 381
lexile: 340

Goods Or Services?

author: Mitten, Ellen
Simple text helps children learn the differences between goods and services, the role each plays in their daily life, and the people who provide them in the community.
381
year: 2012
copies: 6
call number/section: 381
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1493

author: Mann, Charles C
Presents research by ecologist, anthropologists, archaeologists, and historians to show how the formation of a global network of ecological and economic exchange fostered the rise in Europe, devastated imperial China, disrupted Africa, and made Mexico City the center of the world.
909
year: 2012
copies: 8
call number/section: 909
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A Medieval Merchant

author: Kallen, Stuart A.
Presents a collection of primary source quotations and documents depicting daily life throughout the Medieval period between the fifth and late fifteenth centuries, and discusses early merchants and business trades as well as the way commerce changed over the centuries.
381
year: 2005
copies: 12
call number/section: 381
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Explorers & Traders

author: Craig, Claire
Text and illustrations introduce the topic of explorers and traders, including information on how the Polynesians navigated across the Pacific Ocean, and what traders carried along on the Silk Road.
910.4
year: 1996
copies: 2
call number/section: 910.4
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Sold!

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Text and accompanying photographs explain ancient coin-making methods, various forms of money, and the development of our modern money system.
737.4
year: 1994
copies: 10
call number/section: 737.4
lexile:
subjects: coins, ancient, money, commerce [X]

The World That Trade Created

author: Pomeranz, Kenneth
Presents over seventy vignettes that provide historical perspectives on aspects of the world economy, discussing the world economy before European domination, the origins of international standards and practices, the nature and consequences of industrialization and deindustrialization, and other topics.
382
year: 2006
copies: 3
call number/section: 382
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Work, Trade & Farming

author: Haywood, John
Illustrations and text explore the working lives of peasants, kings, merchants, and builders through 10,000 years of civilization, describing how new jobs were created, how tools were made, and how the work force changed throughout history.
306.3
year: 2001
copies: 1
call number/section: 306.3
lexile:
subjects: commerce [X], work

Travel And Trade In The Middle Ages

author: Macdonald, Fiona
Presents a short study of the European trade market during the later Middle Ages between 1000 to 1500 A.
914.04
year: 2006
copies: 5
call number/section: 914.04
lexile:
subjects: travel, medieval, commerce [X], travel

Consumers And Producers

author: Mitten, Ellen
Simple text helps children understand the differences between consumers and producers and the unique role each plays in the community.
381
year: 2012
copies: 7
call number/section: 381
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The World That Trade Created

author: Pomeranz, Kenneth
Presents over seventy vignettes that provide historical perspectives on aspects of the world economy, discussing the world economy before European domination, the origins of international standards and practices, the nature and consequences of industrialization and deindustrialization, and other topics.
303.48
year: 1999
copies: 2
call number/section: 303.48
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Rubbaduck And Ruby Roo

author: Oram, Hiawyn
Rubbaduck sends his friend Ruby Roo to sell his clothes for gold, but when Rooby Roo trades them for a magic stick, a magic bee, and a magic fiddle, Rubbaduck is very disappointed.
FIC
year: 2005
copies: 2
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: friendship, toys, commerce [X]

Goods And Services

author: Adil, Janeen R
Simple text and photographs explain what goods and services are and their role in earning income and spending money.
338.4
year: 2006
copies: 16
call number/section: 338.4
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The History Of Money

author: Basel, Roberta
Explains how commerce and money have evolved from bartering to currencies to electronic money.
332.4
year: 2006
copies: 5
call number/section: 332.4
lexile:
subjects: money, commerce [X]

Goods And Services

author: Houghton, Gillian
This book introduces how individuals and businesses purchase products and labor to fulfill their needs and wants.
381
year: 2009
copies: 8
call number/section: 381
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