The Resource The last empire : De Beers, diamonds, and the world, (talking book daisy)

The last empire : De Beers, diamonds, and the world, (talking book daisy)

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The last empire : De Beers, diamonds, and the world
Title
The last empire
Title remainder
De Beers, diamonds, and the world
Title variation
Last empire
Title variation remainder
De Beers, diamonds
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Kanfer, a journalist, discusses De Beers Consolidated Mines Inc. and describes how it sometimes uses a show of power to maintain its hold on the world's diamond industry and much of the gold industry. He focuses on the exploitation of blacks in South Africa and on the three men who have controlled the company since its founding in 1880, Cecil Rhodes, Ernest Oppenheimer, and "King" Harry Oppenheimer. Some descriptions of violence
Accompanying matter
bibliography
Cataloging source
AC
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Kanfer, Stefan
PerformerNote
Narrated by Lewis Grenville
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Grenville, Lewis
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  • De Beers Consolidated Mines
  • Diamond mines and mining
  • Diamond industry and trade
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
Label
The last empire : De Beers, diamonds, and the world, (talking book daisy)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Subtitle on disc has been shortened as: De Beers, diamonds
Control code
95662390.A..
Extent
1 sound disc (15 hrs. 45 min.)
Publisher number
DC 15352
System details
System requirements: Daisy player
Label
The last empire : De Beers, diamonds, and the world, (talking book daisy)
Publication
Note
Subtitle on disc has been shortened as: De Beers, diamonds
Control code
95662390.A..
Extent
1 sound disc (15 hrs. 45 min.)
Publisher number
DC 15352
System details
System requirements: Daisy player

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