The history of Burma's jade mines, as seen through Western eyes, from the earliest accounts through World War II.
The subject of andesine in Tibet has been one of controversy since 2008. This article examines the history of the issue, along with detailing an October 2010 visit to the Tibetan andesine deposit.
The mining of natural red andesine in Tibet has been a subject of controversy. This article describes RWH's second visit to the Tibetan deposit.
The authors give an account of their epic 1997 visit to Burma's jade mines.