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Diamonds
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Web Resources:

100 Famous Diamonds
http://www.cmahendra.com/cm/100%20dmd/main1.htm
Extensive information about 100 of the best known gems

The Genesis of Diamonds
http://www.stornowaydiamonds.com/presentation_diamond_genesis/
Multimedia presentation of how the lowly carbon is transformed into priceless crystal.

The Nature of Diamonds
http://www.amnh.org/exhibitions/diamonds/
An informative site from the American Museum of Natural History.

Blood Diamonds
http://www.amnestyusa.org/amnestynow/diamonds.html
A report from Amnesty USA on the role that diamonds can play in financing war and terrorism.

Canada's EKATI mine
http://www.aurias.com/en/story/
The story of Canada's remarkable diamond strike.

Argyle Diamonds
http://www.argylediamonds.com.au/
One of the world's largest diamond suppliers, with a major mine in Australia.


Introduction
Interactive: Diamond Formation
Dominating Diamonds
Interview with author Kevin Krajick
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Books

Campbell, Greg. BLOOD DIAMONDS: TRACING THE DEADLY PATH OF THE WORLD'S MOST PRECIOUS STONES. New York: Westview Press, 2002.

Bronstein, Alan. FOREVER BRILLIANT: THE AURORA COLLECTION OF COLORED DIAMONDS. New York: Ashland Press, 2000.

Harlow, George. THE NATURE OF DIAMONDS. London: Cambridge University Press, 1997.

Krajiick, Kevin. THE BARREN LANDS: AN EPIC SEARCH FOR DIAMONDS IN THE NORTH AMERICAN ARCTIC. New York: Henry Holt & Co, 2002.

Newman, Renee. DIAMOND RING BUYING GUIDE: HOW TO EVALUATE, IDENTIFY AND SELECT DIAMONDS & DIAMOND JEWELRY. London: International Jewelry Publications, 2003.

Roberts, Janine. Glitter & Greed: THE SECRET WORLD OF THE DIAMOND CARTEL. New York: The Disinformation Company, 2003.



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