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Winner of the 2020 Numismatic Literary Guild (NLG) Best Specialized United States or Early American Coins book.


This ground-breaking book is the first in a series of three planned publications on circulating contemporary counterfeit U.S. coins.  This first book extensively covers the history of U.S. coin counterfeiting from the late 18th to the end of the 20th century.  In addition, it also includes an extensive analysis on counterfeit copper (half-cents, large cents, small cents, two cents) and copper-nickel (three-cents,&nb