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The last empire : De Beers, diamonds, and the world

Author: Stefan Kanfer
Publisher: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 1993
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of the diamond industry up to the latest developments, focusing on De Beers monopoly on the world scene as an empire of unmatched global reach.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stefan Kanfer
ISBN: 0340609737 9780340609736
OCLC Number: 32738201
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 452 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, facsimiles, map, portraits ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Stefan Kanfer.

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