Howard M. Berlin - The Numismatourist™


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1682 silver scudo, or écu of Louis I, Monaco Museum of Stamps and Coins



Hoard of 17th century Ottoman-Bosnian copper coins. Zagreb Archeological Museum

The Numismatourist
The Only Worldwide Travel Guide to Museums, Mints, and Other Places of Interest for the Numismatist


Winner, 2015 Delaware Press Association Communications Contest: Nonfiction books for adult readers/​Travel


The Numismatourist spans 410 pages with index and covers more than 150 museums, mints, and central banks on five continents. Almost 100 of these institutions are described in depth with pictures. The book is dedicated to the late Dr. Richard G. Doty, the well-known Senior numismatic curator, National Numismatic Collection of the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. The foreword is written by Karen M. Lee, curator at the Smithsonian Institution. Editorial reviews on the book’s back cover are provided by Wayne Homren, editor of The E-Sylum of the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, and Dr. Ursula Kampmann, editor of CoinsWeekly (MünzenWoche) and the MintWorld Compendium.

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• ISBN-10: 1933990295
• ISBN-13: 978-1933990293
• Paperback
• Size: 6" x 9" x 1"
• 410 pages
• Shipping weight: 1.9 pounds




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Published Links:
  • Coin World Article: "New book explores coin exhibits, collections around world," by Jeff Stark (September 22, 2014)

  • Book Reviews:

  • The Numismatourist: the new reference book for coin enthusiasts who love travelling, CoinsWeekly, November 13, 2014, by Björn Schöpe

  • Der Numismatourist: das neue Standardwerk für reiselustige Münzfreunde, MünzenWoche, von Björn Schöpe (German version)

  • Interviews:
  • Michael Alexander's interview with Howard, for Coin Update, November 13, 2014


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