Historical Reading The Diamond Fields of South Africa
May 29, 2017 After reviewing the gold and diamond deposits, the author discusses the economic impact mining was having on South Africa. Les Mines de Diamans du Cap The Diamond Mines of the Cape, M. Desdemaines-Hugon, Revue des Deux Mondes, Vol. 3, Pt. 3, pp. 569-600, 1874. A detailed description of the alluvial deposits in the diamond fields.