About this book
Takes readers to the heart of society's misunderstanding of money and sets us straight, explaining what it is, where it comes from, and how it works, drawing on stories from throughout human history and around the globe. Goes further than economics and the recent financial crash.
What is money, and how does it work? This book unfolds a panoramic secret history and explains the truth about money: what it is, where it comes from, and how it works. It rearranges your understanding of the world and shows how money can once again become the powerful force for freedom we have ever known.