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Fort McCoy, FL: Criswell's & Criswell's Publications, 1980. Second Edition. Hardcover. v, , 374,  pages. Illustrations. This is Vol. II Second Edition of Criswell's Currency Series. The first edition was published in 1961. Grover C. Criswell Jr. was one of the nation's best-known numismatists. Criswell had served on the Board of Governors of the American Numismatic Association for a total of 22 years, including a two-year term as president from 1977 to 1979. Criswell was an expert on Confederate paper money, and wrote several books on the subject. He was a dealer in this material, as well -- and his personal collection was among the most extensive ever formed, causing him to be dubbed "the richest man in the world ... in Confederate money." In 1972, Criswell launched Bank Note Reporter, a paper money journal. He was a founder of the Society of Paper Money Collectors, a founder and president of Florida United Numismatists and an active member of numerous other coin clubs and societies, including the prestigious Rittenhouse Society.
Tuscaloosa, AL: The University of Alabama Press, 1981. Second Printing [stated]. Hardcover. vi, , 356,  pages, Map. Appendices. Notes. Selected Bibliography. Index. Cover has some wear and soiling with a small edge tear to the cloth. Minor page soiling. Joseph M Curran was a professor of History at Le Moyne College in Syracuse, N.Y.. He authored two books, The Birth of the Irish Free State, 1921-1923 and Hibernian Green on the Silver Screen, and had published articles in Historian, Irish University Review (Dublin), and America. He was also a guest speaker on the PBS Irish History series.
Malabar, FL: Robert E. Krieger Publishing Company, 1988. Original Edition [stated]. Cover states Congressional Edition. Hardcover. 19 cm. viii, 239,  pages. Selected Bibliography and Suggestions for Further Reading. Index. This is an Anvil Original. Colonel James T. Currie, U.S. Army Reserve, Retired, holds a Ph.D. in history from the University of Virginia and has been professor of national security studies at the Industrial College of the Armed Forces (ICAF) since 1991. His experience with the news media includes 31 months as press spokesman for the U.S. Senate’s Select Committee on Intelligence, four years as host and moderator of the AUSA-sponsored television program “America’s Army,” two years as the public affairs officer for the 310th TAACOM, USAR, and eight years directing the news media industry study at ICAF. He served 30 years combined active and reserve duty in the Army. He is the author of Enclave: VIcksburg and Her Plantations, 183-1870 and Twice the Citizen: A History of the United States Army Reserve, 1908-1983.