458- Real Fake Bridges

458- Real Fake Bridges

The great Jacob Goldstein, author of Money: The True Story of a Made Up Thing, stops by to tell us two stories about the design of paper currency around the world. First, the story of the making of the Euro banknotes, the design of which was supposed to unify Europe and not rely on any one country's national heroes or monuments. Then we learn about China's early pioneering experiments in paper currency, hundreds of years before it caught on in the rest of the world.

    💬

    Be the first to comment

🎙️Hosts

No host has claimed this podcast yet!

More like this

    ASMR
    Alleghenies Ahead
    LensWork - Photography and the Creative Process
    On The Scent
    Sports Innerview with Ann Liguori
    Get Invested