Created with Apple's visually-stunning new iBooks Author software, Quarterama's Multi-Touch Edition goes beyond the printed page with engaging illustrations, videos and interactive galleries.
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Spanning international endeavors to individual triumphs, Jazz Age to Space Age, America's most popular coins are seen in stunning close-up detail. Powerful ideas come alive in clever, colorful illustrations. Essential memories, legendary people, and natural wonders are explored. Videos and interactive materials examine a wealth of United States history for students - including the District of Columbia & U.S. Territories Quarters. Collectors of all ages will enjoy a treasure trove of insights reflecting surprising value systems of culture and commerce found within pocket change.
Created by award-winning designer Garrett Burke, concept designer of the California State Quarter, who presents an insider's view of his family's unlikely involvement with creating a lasting keepsake of American history.
• State history, facts, location maps and important dates. Coin mintages and a state quarter series analysis.
• Large, lovingly enhanced coin images reveal all of the coin art details you've been missing...until now.
• Examines the coin mottos "LIBERTY," "IN GOD WE TRUST," "E PLURIBUS UNUM," mint marks and more.
• MULTI-PAGE PANORAMA deciphers the Braille reading code seen atop Alabama's State Quarter.
• MULTI-PAGE PANORAMA goes behind the scenes to describe the creation of California's State Quarter.
• Reveals Garrett's original sketchbook, submissions and government selection, minting & coin launch event.
• VIDEOS of the California State Quarter launch ceremony and the author’s PBS television interview.
Priced at $14.99, Quarterama offers a discounted price through Apple's Volume Purchase Program, which allows educational institutions to purchase multiple copies for distribution to students, administrators and employees.
Quarterama's print edition was awarded as Gift Book of the Year - Silver Medal from the Independent Publisher Book Awards, Gift Book of the Year - Finalist from the Benjamin Franklin Book Awards, and the Extraordinary Merit Award from the Numismatic Literary Guild.
Author Garrett Burke is a noted graphic designer whose work is immersed in pop culture. His designs are seen in everything from Star Wars to James Bond. And, almost everyone in the country has held his art work in their hand, for Garrett is the concept designer of the California State Quarter, part of the U.S. Mint’s phenomenally popular 50 State Quarters® coin series.
Garrett is an experienced public speaker for TV, radio, and telephone interviews. Beautiful high resolution book art and coin images are easily emailed to accent any story. Contact at:
Published by Newtona, LLC. Quarterama is available online, from all major wholesalers, bookstores, and directly from Sunbelt Publications.
Print edition distributed by Sunbelt Publications, Inc.
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