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Old June 30 2013, 03:35 PM   #578
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Re: Roddenberry's Worst Ideas

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I'm asking for states who had none for an appreciable amount of time and it worked.
Ancient Egypt: transactions were conducted via measured amounts of grain, which could be used by the worker who earned it as food or for further transactions.
That's a lot more like "money" than barter.
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