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The story behind diamonds

by Moore, Heidi, 1976-

Format: Print Book 2009
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 553.8 M78
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 553.8 M78
 
 
Penn Hills Library Juvenile Oversize j q 553.82 MOO
Location  Penn Hills Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Oversize
 
Call Number  j q 553.82 MOO
 
 
Summary
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!
Contents
Dazzling diamonds
Where diamonds come from
From rings to drill bits
Diamonds in history
Will you take this ring?
The trouble with diamonds
Fake diamonds
All that glitters.

Additional Information
Series True stories (Heinemann Library (Firm))
Subjects Diamonds -- Juvenile literature.
Diamonds.
Publisher Chicago, Ill. :Heinemann Library,2009
Language English
Description 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
ISBN 9781432923457 (hc)
1432923455 (hc)
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