Share The Wealth
Published in

Share The Wealth

The History of Money

Where did we get the idea for central currency?

The concept of “money” came to Western Europe from Middle Eastern bazaars, after the Crusades.

Before this, there were gold coins and precious gems and other things. Heck, it was the Middle Ages. Kings had to sit on a throne made of something.

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store