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Blood on the stone

Ian Smillie

Blood on the stone

greed, corruption and war in the global diamond trade

by Ian Smillie

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Published by Anthem Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political corruption,
  • Diamond industry and trade,
  • Conflict diamonds

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementIan Smillie
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9677.A422 S65 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25074422M
    ISBN 100857289799, 0857289632, 085728987X
    ISBN 109780857289797, 9780857289636, 9780857289872
    LC Control Number2010036814

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