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Author Vilches, Elvira.

Title New World gold [electronic resource] : cultural anxiety and monetary disorder in early modern Spain / Elvira Vilches.

Imprint Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 361 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : money, credit, and value -- New world gold -- Selling the Indies : Columbus and the economy of the marvelous -- Gold : a problematic standard -- The new world of money -- Writing about debt -- The Indies, value, and wealth -- Conclusion : a remote and exotic geography.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Economics -- Spain -- History -- 16th century.
Economics -- Spain -- History -- 17th century.
Gold -- Spain -- History -- 16th century.
Gold -- Spain -- History -- 17th century.
Credit -- Spain -- History -- 16th century.
Credit -- Spain -- History -- 17th century.
Spain -- Economic conditions -- 16th century.
Spain -- Economic conditions -- 17th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780226856186 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226856186 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226856193 (e-book)

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