Multcolib homework center picks: Money is history
Annotation:San Francisco, 1906. Horse-drawn carriages share the streets with shiny new automobiles, new businesses and families move in every day from everywhere, and anything seems possible. When the city is rocked with an earthquake, not much is left standing.
Annotation:Aimed at a young audience, the book focuses on U.S. currency and explains the numbers, portraits, architecture, and words on the printed bills in the Treasury.