Immerse yourself in the romance and beauty of nearly 150 years of American currency. It all comes alive in the updated, revised third edition of Arthur and Ira Friedberg s Guide Book of United States Paper Money, one of Whitman s most popular sellers. An engaging history book and a comprehensive price catalog rolled into one, the book covers all federal series issued from the Civil War to the present day. Whether you are new to the hobby or long time collectors, they ll benefit from the data provided for each currency series. Fascinating history, full color images, Friedberg numbering system, values, quantities printed, all federal series, plus Fractional Currency, War of 1812 notes, encased postage stamps, and error notes.