The Power of Gold: The History of an Obsession

The Power of Gold: The History of an Obsession

Peter L. Bernstein


Incorporating fable, historical past and modern research, Bernstein tells the tale of ways humans became intoxicated, obsessed, enriched, impoverished, humbled and proud for the sake of gold. From the earlier to the longer term, Bernstein's portrayal of gold is in detail associated with the nature of humankind.

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