The reader will learn interesting details about 10 leva bank-notes
"Rakovski" and 20 leva "Anhialo". Details about
the bank-notes of the so called "Turkish emission" of
50 and 100 leva are explained for the first time. An original contribution
of the author is the description of the main counterfeit bank-notes
and of those from 1999 emission.
If you should outline the
most valuable chapter so this is "Thracian paper money"
By the way these are one of the rarest and coveted from the collectors
Bulgarian bank-notes. It is well known from the history how cruel
and unfair for Bulgaria was the Treaty of Neuilly. With a lot
of documents K. Hristov shows what the currency in Bulgarian lands
occupied by French and Senegal army was.
After the end of the Second
World War in the French town Neuilly was take a decision the Bulgarian
lands of Thracian to be annexed to Greece and the Bulgarian inhabitants
to be exiled. The author quite vivid describes these so sad for
Bulgaria days through a lot of historical documents that for the
first time are gathered and present together in the context of
the currency of the paper money.
The chapters for the so called
"Serbian leva" and "Macedonian leva" are not
less important. K. Hristov is again original in his investigations
with a lot of suitable documents enclosed.
There is a detailed description
of the unique bank-note "Bulgarian pound" in the book.
This is an exceptionally rare bank-note, emitted by Grate Britain
aimed to be used in Bulgaria after the year of 1943.
Other paper money is described
in the book HISTORY OF BULGARIAN PAPER MONEY - post bonds, tax
corn bonds, Bulgarian war money and politic paper money.
Original bank-note photos
as a specimen copies, projects, bank-notes printed in different
than those in circulation color and etc. are presented.
HISTORY OF BULGARIAN PAPER
MONEY is a value work with an original contribution. It is the
most representative investigation of the paper money currency
in Bulgaria. This book has its cognitive and educational importance
for the young people and should have its own place in every school
and community centre library.
There is no doubt that HISTORY OF BULGARIAN PAPER MONEY will be
of use for the students of all economic higher schools.
HISTORY OF BULGARIAN
PAPER MONEY can present Bulgaria all over the world and with all
these high quality color photos it is like an album - a perfect
present for everybody in all occasions.