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Glitter & Greed: The Secret World of the Diamond Cartel

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Rare, romantic, and forever: The diamond industry depends on these myths to reap billions of dollars of profit. This sensational investigation explodes such fallacies and reveals how multimillion-dollar advertising campaigns create the impression of rarity and romance. It reveals a very secret and unromantic world, one that is dominated and controlled by a handful of mighty corporations.

With Leonardo DiCaprio’s new movie The Blood Diamond making more people than ever aware of the seamy side of the diamond trade, Janine Roberts’ explosive exposé, taking us through seven decades of intrigue and manipulation, is the right book at the right time.

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A riveting account of a dangerous international investigation into the secret underside of the diamond cartel.

Synopsis:

Rare, romantic, and forever: The diamond industry depends on these myths to reap billions of dollars of profit. This sensational investigation explodes such fallacies and reveals how multimillion-dollar advertising campaigns create the impression of rarity and romance. It reveals a very secret and unromantic world, one that is dominated and controlled by a handful of mighty corporations.

With Leonardo DiCaprio's movie The Blood Diamond making more people than ever aware of the seamy side of the diamond trade, Janine Roberts' explosive exposé, taking us through seven decades of intrigue and manipulation, is the right book at the right time.

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ISBN:
9781932857603
Author:
Roberts, Janine P.
Publisher:
Disinformation Company
Author:
Roberts, Janine
Author:
Farrell-Robert, Janine
Subject:
Rocks & Minerals
Subject:
Industries - General
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection - General
Subject:
General Business & Economics
Subject:
Business Writing
Subject:
Industries
Subject:
greed, murder, diamond cartel, blood diamond, leonardo dicaprio, profit, south america
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Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20070431
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TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
75 BandW photographs
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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A riveting account of a dangerous international investigation into the secret underside of the diamond cartel.
"Synopsis" by , Rare, romantic, and forever: The diamond industry depends on these myths to reap billions of dollars of profit. This sensational investigation explodes such fallacies and reveals how multimillion-dollar advertising campaigns create the impression of rarity and romance. It reveals a very secret and unromantic world, one that is dominated and controlled by a handful of mighty corporations.

With Leonardo DiCaprio's movie The Blood Diamond making more people than ever aware of the seamy side of the diamond trade, Janine Roberts' explosive exposé, taking us through seven decades of intrigue and manipulation, is the right book at the right time.

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