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Mystery of the Gold Double Eagle

Michael J. Zimmerle

Mystery of the Gold Double Eagle

  • 235 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Mysteries, Espionage, & Detective Stories,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Fiction - Mysteries / Detective

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10982131M
    ISBN 100613995562
    ISBN 109780613995566

    “The Double Eagle ” Written on: 05/07/ by Harriet Klausner ( reviews written) The Double Eagle James Twining HarperCollins, Sep , $, pp. ISBN: On April 5, , President Franklin Roosevelt claiming a national emergency issued Executive Order /5(1). The U.S. $20 Gold Double Eagle, Saint-Gaudens type, had been issued from until Although , Double Eagles had been minted with the date, not one was released into circulation because of changes made to currency laws during the Great Depression. To end the run on the banks and stabilize the economy, President Franklin Roosevelt took America off the gold : Susan Headley.


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The Mystery of the Gold Double Eagle Paperback – Octo by Michael J. Zimmerle (Author) out of 5 stars 8 ratings. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 4/5(8). Illegal Tender: Gold, Greed, And The Mystery Of The Lost Double Eagle [Tripp, David] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Illegal Tender: Gold, Greed, And The Mystery Of The Lost Double Eagle/5(24). The Double Eagle, considered one of the rarest and most beautiful coins in America, has a face value of $20 —and a market value of $ million. It Author: Susan Berfield. Double Eagle was a really good book. Set on an island just off the coast of Alabama near an old Civil War fort, it tells about two teenage boys and their quest to discover hidden gold that was rumored to have been made by the Confederacy but never discovered/5.

It is one of America's treasures -- the most valuable ounce of gold in the world, the celebrated, the fabled, the infamous double eagle. It shouldn't even exist but it does, and its astonishing, true adventures read like "a composite of The Lord of the Rings and The Maltese Falcon" (The New York Times).Illegal to own and coveted all the more, it has been sought with/5.

Mystery surrounded this Saint-Gaudens $20 gold double eagle illustrated in David Tripp's book, Illegal Tender. Part of the mystery has been solved. Images from Illegal Tender by David. I think that Double Eagle is a great mystery book with a great plot.

I enjoyed putting the different clues together to find the gold coins. Although I am a bit disappointed at the end, I still like this book. If you are looking for a mystery book, Double Eagle is a great choice. *Harlequin Enterprises ULC () is located at Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower, 22 Adelaide Street West, 41st Floor, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5H 4E3 and sends informational and promotional emails on behalf of itself and Harlequin Digital Sales Corporation.

The Double Eagle is a United States gold coin that was first minted in (around the same timeframe as the famous California Gold Rush). At that time, the coin’s face value was $ The coins were created from 90 percent gold and 10 percent copper alloy, with a.

The mystery, the passion, the history. Gold coins hold some of the most fascinating stories in the world. Delve into a mystery read and learn about the only known twenty-dollar Double Eagle, get lost in the history of the California Gold Rush, or travel imaginary seas. Since there is only one in existence able to be privately and legally owned, the Double Eagle is considered one of the rarest coins in the world today.

The Official Red Book, A Guide of United States Coins by R.S. Yeoman states thatDouble Eagle gold coins were produced in at the Philadelphia Mint. Get this from a library.

Illegal tender: Gold, greed, and the mystery of the lost double eagle. [David Tripp] -- Traces the story of a twenty-dollar gold piece, from its commission by Theodore Roosevelt through its possession by numerous kings, presidents, government agents, shadowy dealers, and.

In Julya very rare U.S. gold Double Eagle coin sold for a record $7, at Sotheby's, making it by far the most valuable coin in the world. First-time author Tripp, former head of So.

Mike and Kyle must outrun both a hurricane and thieves who will do anything to get their hands on a fortune in Confederate gold!The year is The Skink, a Confederate ship, is attacked by Union forces and sinks off the Alabama coast in the Gulf of Mexico.

Although the ship was rumored to be carrying newly minted gold coins, no trace of the wreck and not even a single piece of Confederate 5/5(2). Treasure Ship Mystery May Soon Be Solved. our original Russian State Bank shipment has since been increased from the original $3 million in US double-eagle gold coins (which gave our History Author: Martin Bayerle.

Gold Eagle will continue publication through December of Given that I usually have info about upcoming books about six to eight months out, it will probably be spring before I will know what the final titles are or who the authors are.

I am certain that the last Outlanders published by Gold Eagle will be written by Rik Hoskin. While visiting his father on a barrier island near Mobile, Ala., year-old Mike Gilbert finds a friend, a gold coin, lost treasure and more excitement than he'd bargained for.

This suspenseful adventure opens with an introductory section describing the last run of the Skink, a paddle-wheel steamer escaping New Orleans in More than years later, in Junea salvage boat searches.

I have not relayed this story until David Tripp wrote the book Illegal Tender—Gold, Greed & the Mystery of the Lost Double Eagle where part of this story was told. In that book, you can see. The mystery of the Double Eagle gold coins.

Susan Berfield MSNBC Monday, Aug The most valuable coin in the world sits in the lobby of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in lower Manhattan.

It’s Exhibit 18E, secured in a bulletproof glass case with an alarm system and an armed guard nearby. The Double Eagle, considered one. Dinner saw the three men discussing the scheme for redesigning the cent, the eagle (gold $10) and the double eagle (gold $20) behind the back of U.S.

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There in the sand-covered floor of an abandoned chamber they spot something shiny: an old double-eagle gold coin. Mike and Kyle agree to keep their discovery a secret and start their own investigation into the shipwreck and the missing gold.

Back in the ’30s, things were tough—tough enough for FDR to take the country off the gold standard, which the president had hoped might bring the Great Depression to its knees. In effect, gold became illegal, and soon, five solid-gold Double Eagle coins wound up in a Fort Knox vault to keep them out of opportunistic : James Twining.

The Mystery of the Eagle. October 6, Another book of the Bible sheds light on this mystery; the Book of Ezekiel where it teaches about a coming war with Gog and Magog – “And to the woman were given two wings of a great eagle, that she might fly into the wilderness, into her place.

One of the most intriguing and powerful ancient symbols is the mysterious double-headed eagle that has been with us for millennia.

It is believed to be one of the world's oldest symbols used by a number of different ancient cultures. The earliest depiction of the double-headed eagle can be found on ancient on Hittite monuments in central Anatolia. In the early 19th century, in Boğazkale, an.

The double eagle is a United States dollar gold coin. Althoughspecimens of this Saint-Gaudens double eagle were minted innone were ever officially circulated, and all but two were ordered melted down.

However, 20 more are known to have been rescued from melting by being stolen and found their way into the hands of collectors before later being : $ U.S. dollars. David Tripp, Illegal Tender: Gold, Greed, and the Mystery of the Lost Double Eagle. Free Press, New YorkISBN $ Free Press, New YorkISBN $ Many numismatists might wonder whether there is.

1 Gold Coins: The Mystery of the Double Eagle How did a Philadelphia family get hold of $40 million in gold coins, and why has the Secret Service been chasing them for 70 years.

The most valuable coin in the world sits in the lobby of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in lower Manhattan. In the book but not in the film there is a description of some American soldiers handling a helmet full of $20 dollar gold coins and estimating the value at $20, After the war an international commission was formed to return the art and gold to their owners.

One's. There in the sand-covered floor of an abandoned chamber they spot something shiny: an old double-eagle gold coin. Mike and Kyle agree to keep their discovery a secret and start their own investigation into the shipwreck and the missing : Peachtree Publishing Company.

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No matter which Saint-Gaudens double eagle coin a person chooses to collect, what he will have is a treasure. Not only of value, but of images which illustrate the founding ideals of this country. Sources: Travers, Scott, The Coin Collector’s Survival Manual, reviewed February Saint Gaudens Double Eagle, reviewed February The Golden Eagle Mystery by Ellery Queen, Jr.

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The Double Eagle. by James Twining. We'd love you to buy this book, and hope you find this page convenient in locating a place of purchase. Somehow, impossibly, someone has invaded Fort Knox and stolen five of the world's last remaining Double Eagles -- the $20 gold coin ordered destroyed by President Roosevelt during the Great Depression.

The final book in Whitman Publishing's trilogy of the bullion programs of the United States, this volume covers the American Arts gold bullion medallions, American Buffalo karat gold bullion coins, First Spouse gold bullion coins, Ultra High Relief double Brand: Whitman Publishing.

This comprehensive monograph is a second edition of one of the most popular Poyser monographs; it covers all aspects of this spectacular eagle's biology and ecology, including a full review of the literature and incorporating the considerable body of research on the species since the publication of the first edition in The late Jeff Watson was one of Scotland's foremost eagle experts 5/5(1).

All about Double Eagle by Sneed B. Collard III. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers marine biologist (1) mystery (5) natural disaster (1) new books (1) I think kids will love this book, not only because they can relate to the main character, but because there is 4/5(2).

The Guide Book of Gold Eagle Coins will take its place in a rich line of numismatic books about U.S. gold. I hope it finds its way into your collection and that you enjoy and profit from it.

A Guide Book of Gold Eagle Coins By Q. David Bowers; foreword by Douglas Winter ISBN Softcover, 6 x 9 inches pages Full color Retail $ U.S. There in the sand-covered floor of an abandoned chamber they spot something shiny: an old double-eagle gold coin.

Mike and Kyle agree to keep their discovery a secret and start their own investigation into the shipwreck and the missing gold.

Author: Collard, Sneed B. "It's hugely exciting and there's an awful lot at stake here," said David Tripp, a coin expert and the author of the book Illegal Tender: Gold, Greed and the Mystery of the Lost Double Eagle.Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy Illegal Tender: Gold, Greed, and the Mystery of the Lost Double Eagle at