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The Diamond game

Author: John Nathan; Learning Corporation of America.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); MTI Teleprograms Inc.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Learning Corp. of America ; Northbrook, Ill. : MTI Teleprograms [distributor], ©1983.
Series: Enterprise (WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.))
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Eric Sevareid hosts this examination of the secretive diamond market, focusing on the role of De Beers diamond cartel in controlling the supply and price of diamonds. A box of diamonds is followed as the gems are graded, cleaved, sawed, polished, traded, then designed and sold as jewelry.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Television series
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Nathan; Learning Corporation of America.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); MTI Teleprograms Inc.
OCLC Number: 12819728
Notes: Issued also as motion picture.
Credits: Camera, Burleigh Wartes ; editors, William Anderson, Jay Miracle.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (30 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. + 1 guide.
Series Title: Enterprise (WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.))
Responsibility: WGBH Boston ; written, produced & directed by John Nathan.

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Eric Sevareid hosts this examination of the secretive diamond market, focusing on the role of De Beers diamond cartel in controlling the supply and price of diamonds. A box of diamonds is followed as the gems are graded, cleaved, sawed, polished, traded, then designed and sold as jewelry.

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