Title: Barren Lands : An Epic Search for Diamonds in the North American Arctic. in dj.
Publisher:  W.H. Freeman and Co. / times Books, New York, 2001, ISBN:0716740265
Seller ID: 88132
KRAJICK, Kevin. Barren Lands : An Epic Search for Diamonds in the North American Arctic. NY: W.H. Freeman and Co./Times Books, (2001). First Printing.Pp. (6),vii-x,(3) of maps,(1),-442,(8). 8vo, yellow cloth spine with bl ue paper covered boards. "A story of obsession and scientific intrigue, Barren Lands is also an elegy to one of the earth's last great wild places, a starkly beautiful and mysterious land alive with great herds of caribou, primeval rock formations, echoes of a violent past -- and endless present danger. Now that the barrens are 'open for business', what is in store for thefar north?" - from the dj. Very good in price-clipped dust jacket. 17.50