Gems & Gemology Vol. 46, No. 4

Winter 2010 G&G Book Reviews

Blood on the Stone: Greed, Corruption, and War in the Global Diamond Trade
By Ian Smillie, 252 pp., publ. by Anthem Press [], London, 2010. US$29.95
Jewellery in the Age of Queen Victoria: A Mirror to the World
By Charlotte Gere and Judy Rudoe, 552 pp., illus., publ. by The British Museum Press [], London, 2010. £50.00
Amethyst Uruguay”
By Reinhard Balzer, 304 pp., illus., publ. by Christian Weise Verlag [], Munich, 2009. US$65
“The Fancy Color Diamond Book: Facts & Secrets of Trading in Rarities”
By Eden Rachminov, 231 pp., illus., publ. by Diamond Odyssey [], Tel Aviv, 2009. US$215.00
“Agates and Jaspers”
By Ron Gibbs, 239 pp., illus., publ. by [], Wedington, NC, 2009, US$40.00
“Minerals & Precious Stones of Brazil”
By Carlos Cornejo and Andrea Bartorelli, 704 pp., illus., publ. by Solaris [], São Paulo, Brazil, 2010, R$148.00

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