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Blood diamonds

類型:Thriller(恐怖小說)

本書是劍橋語言學習中的其中一本,這個故事如果讀者之前有看《Blood Diamonds》或許可以瞭解大概內容,不過這個故事不同於電影的版本,這是針對讀者英文學習的改編版本,故事地點發生在長期內亂的非洲內陸,各國無不想盡方法找到走私鑽石的管道,而當地掌權的民兵更全面的封鎖了所有鑽石的輸出與買賣,本書主角Harley Kirkpatrick與Annie Shepherd是倫敦時報的記者,他們想要深入這塊險惡之境,試圖找出真相,並且讓世人知道鑽石從發現到出現在豪華名店的過程中充滿了...

Modern, original fiction for learners of English. Diamonds smuggled from the bloody civil-war zones of Africa and traded illegally for weapons are known as 'blood diamonds'. London journalists Harley Kirkpatrick and Annie Shepherd sense the scoop of a lifetime when they try to trap a deal in the diamonds. But who is trapping who and are the people involved what they seem?
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