Kids love to collect stuff! This fun series introduces young readers to cool collections in an easy-to-read format. Each book contains facts about collecting that will inspire the reader to start his or her own collection. Readers will gain a working knowledge of collecting which includes: - Background history of collection topic - What makes a collection - How to start a collection - How to add to a collection - How to organize, store and care for a collection - Full-color Photographs of Collectables, Materials & Techniques - Close-up Detail Photos and Callouts - Tips and Sidebar Information - Material Lists - Glossary and Index - ResourcesThis book contains facts about collecting coins that will inspire the reader to start his or her own collection.
Readers will gain a working knowledge of this hobby which includes background history of coins, metal used to make coins, Lydian & Ancient coins, the elements of a coin, the steps to making coins, types of collections and types of coins like uncirculated, proof, commemorative & bullion coins, the best places to research, find, buy or trade coins, how to grade coins, and how to organize, store and care for a coin collection. Full-color photographs, materials & techniques, tips & sidebar information, a glossary and an index are all included in this title."The direct text is accompanied by lots of color photos . . . budding collectors will find much here to get them started."
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