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The Heartless Stone: A Journey Through the World of Diamonds, Deceit, and Desire

Tom Zoellner - Business & Economics - 2007 - 340 pages
Documents the author's visits to diamond mines after a broken engagement, describing his efforts to understand the worth of an engagement ring, the factors that linked diamonds ...
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Diamond: The History of a Cold-Blooded Love Affair

Matthew Hart - Technology & Engineering - 2002 - 288 pages
From the first discovery in 1869 by a native boy in South Africa to the recent discovery in 1999 by three small-scale miners in Brazil, a fascinating foray into the enigmatic ...
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The rise and fall of diamonds: the shattering of a brilliant illusion

Edward Jay Epstein - Business & Economics - 1982 - 301 pages
A probe of the diamond industry reveals the sources and levels of the diamond supply and the mechanism for controlling the price and availability of diamonds and discloses that ...
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Blood Diamonds

Jon Land - Fiction - 2008 - 416 pages
Based on actual events that continue in the African country of Sierra Leone. As civil war rips the country, Palestinian-American detective Ben Kamel and Israeli detective ...
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The Last Empire: De Beers, Diamonds, and the World

Stefan Kanfer - Business & Economics - 1995 - 416 pages
With a scholar's precision and a novelist's eye, Stefan Kanfer tells the inside story of De Beers Consolidated Mines - from the nineteenth century diamond rush that transformed ...
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Blood Diamonds

Richard MacAndrew - 2005 - 32 pages
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George Orwell - Fiction - 2004 - 388 pages
Purchase one of 1st World Library's Classic Books and help support our free internet library of downloadable eBooks. Visit us online at www.1stWorldLibrary.ORG - - It was a ...
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