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Wednesday May 28, 2014
Whitman Publishing announces the release of the third edition of "100 Greatest U.S. Modern Coins," by Scott Schechter and Jeff Garrett, Vice President of the American Numismatic Association. In this beautifully illustrated book, two award-winning numismatists take the reader on a guided tour of the post-1963 circulating, bullion and commemorative issues so avidly sought by collectors today. The 128-page coffee-table book will be available on July 4, 2014, online (including at WhitmanBooks.com) and from booksellers and hobby shops nationwide.
Tuesday May 20, 2014
Whitman Publishing announces the impending release of volumes 1 and 2 of the Whitman Encyclopedia of Obsolete Paper Money, by Q. David Bowers. Each volume is an 8.5 x 11 inch hardcover book printed in full color on high-quality paper. Volume 1 is "An Introduction for Collectors and Historians." Volume 2 is the first of three volumes on the New England states. The books will debut at the Memphis International Paper Money Show, June 12, 2014. After that they will be available from booksellers and hobby shops nationwide and online (including at www.Whitman.com) for $39.95 each. The books can also be borrowed for free as a benefit of membership in the American Numismatic Association through the Dwight N. Manley Numismatic Library.
Monday May 5, 2014
Whitman Publishing announces the release of "Morgan Dollar: America's Love Affair With a Legendary Coin," by Michael "Miles" Standish. The 160-page hardcover book will be available May 27, 2014, from booksellers and hobby shops nationwide and online (including at www.Whitman.com), for $29.95.