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Thursday June 26, 2014
The annual Symposium of the Numismatic Bibliomania Society (NBS) will feature the presentation “What it Takes to Get your Numismatic Book or Article in Print: How to Research, Write, and have it Published,” by distinguished NBS members, Q. David Bowers and Dennis Tucker. This NBS event will be held on Thursday, Aug. 7, from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in Room 42 of the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois, as part of the American Numismatic Association’s World’s Fair of MoneySM. A question and answer session will follow immediately. The NBS Symposium is free to ANA convention goers as well as NBS members.
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 March 17, 2014
ANA members, don't wait until you get to Colorado Springs to use the Dwight N. Manley Numismatic Library. Remember, members can view the library's online card catalog and check books out through the mail. The only cost to you is the price of shipping to and from the library.
Wednesday February 26, 2014
Whitman Publishing announces the release of "Buffalo Coins: America’s Favorite — The American Bison on Coins, Tokens, Medals, and Paper Money." The 160-page, full-color book by Q. David Bowers will be available for checkout from the Dwight N. Manley Numismatic Library in March 2014 as well as from booksellers nationwide and online, including at Whitman.com.