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Barren lands : an epic search for diamonds in the North American Arctic

Author: Kevin Krajick
Publisher: New York : W.H. Freeman, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The story of two men's twenty-year search for diamonds in the Canadian Arctic.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Krajick
ISBN: 0716740265 9780716740261 0805071857 9780805071856
OCLC Number: 237112470
Description: x, 442 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Prologue: Heading North --
1. Misery Point --
2. Cap aux Diamants --
3. The Coppermine --
4. "A Deathly Stillness" --
5. Golconda --
6. The Great Hoax --
7. Crater of Diamonds --
8. De Beers in America --
9. Broken Skull River --
10. Deliverance --
11. The Secret of the Anthill --
12. A Nunatak --
13. Blackwater Lake --
14. Tree Line --
15. The Sandman --
16. The Barren Lands --
17. The Great Staking Rush --
18. The Corridor of Hope --
19. An Esker Runs Through It --
20. Ekati.
Responsibility: Kevin Krajick.

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The story of two men's twenty-year search for diamonds in the Canadian Arctic.

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