Home » Nonfiction » Lana Frank » All About Diamonds

May 04 , 2009

All About Diamonds

Discover the Fascinating World of Diamonds


Thousands of years ago, diamonds were initially reserved for royalty and nobility., Diamonds, the hardest mineral ever discovered, are the purest substance that occurs in nature. In All About Diamonds, author Lana Frank shares a host of valuable information and facts about diamonds. Filled with ample colorful illustrations and photos, Frank, an accomplished diamond cutter, gives valuable insights into diamonds, what they are, and why they are important. She provides an overview of: • the physical properties of diamonds; • the history of diamonds; • the formation of diamonds in the earth; • where diamonds are found; • the mining and manufacturing process; • the history of diamond cutting; • diamonds’ main characteristics; and • fancy-colored, famous, and synthetic diamonds. A resource for science collections, school projects, and general education, All About Diamonds gives a thorough description of the exciting world of this fascinating precious mineral.

How to download book

Buy this book

You can buy this book now only for $3.99. This is the lowest price for this book.

Buy book

Download book free

If you want to download this book for free, please register, approve your account and get one book for free.


After that you may download book «All About Diamonds»:

Download TXT:


Download Adobe DRM:


Download ePUB 2: