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People and diamonds

People and diamonds

Vol 1

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Published by C. U. P in s.l .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid Holbrook.
ContributionsHolbrook, David, 1923-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14263501M

What Are "Blood Diamonds"? The movie Blood Diamond traces the path of a large pink diamond found in Sierra Leone in the s by a fisherman working as a slave in a rebel-controlled diamond mine. That diamond changed and ended many lives, and the story of that stone carries a strong social message. The story is interesting fiction, but it is based upon facts.   The rarer, colored diamonds do contain minor impurities (boron, for example, makes diamonds blue, while nitrogen turns them yellow), but those impurities exist on a scale of just one atom in a.

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Open-pit mining involves removing the layers of sand and rock found just above the kimberlite. Once exposed, the ore in the pit is broken up by blasting. A single blast can break approx. 3, tonnes of ore. Once the ore is broken, excavators load the ore into haul trucks and transport it to a primary ore crusher where the diamond extracting. The Five People is at BookBrowse because it more than met the criteria of having received exceptionally good reviews (even from tough critics such as Janet Maslin in the New York Times), and certainly visitors appreciate it (the reader reviews are glowing). However, at the risk of being exposed as the cynic I am, I found it fairly hard going. I think I would have been happier if it .


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