The story behind diamonds
|Format:||Print Book 2009|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
How do dentists use diamonds? Who sang Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend? What is a blood diamond? To uncover the hidden facts behind everyday things, explore the secrets of True Stories. True Stories reveals the surprising truth about a range of subjects. Discover everything you could wish to know, and some things you'll wish you didn't, about a huge range of topics!
Where diamonds come from
From rings to drill bits
Diamonds in history
Will you take this ring?
The trouble with diamonds
All that glitters.
|Series||True stories (Heinemann Library (Firm))|
-- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| Chicago, Ill. :Heinemann Library,2009
32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.