OVERRIDE

The Last Empire

De Beers, Diamonds, and the World

Stefan Kanfer

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

With a scholar's precision and a novelist's eye, Stefan Kanfer tells the inside story of De Beers Consolidated Mines - from the nineteenth century diamond rush that transformed Johannes De Beer's humble South African farm into an exotic klondike, to the Oppenheimers' shadow empire that has achieved umatched global reach.

REVIEWS

Reviews from Goodreads

BACK

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

BACK

COMMUNITY

TheHistoryReader.com

    MORE BLOG POSTS
    BACK

    BUY THE BOOK

    Available Formats and Book Details

    The Last Empire

    De Beers, Diamonds, and the World

    Stefan Kanfer

    • Trade Paperback

    BACK