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The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power

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  • The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power (Simon & Schuster Ltd) – Trade paperback (2009)
    by Daniel Yergin

    The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power

    Trade paperback, Simon & Schuster Ltd
    2009
    928 pages

    ISBN: 1847376460
    ISBN-13: 9781847376466

    The struggle for wealth and power that has surrounded oil for decades continues to shake the world economy, dictate the outcome of wars, and transform the destiny of men and nations. The Prize is as much a history of the twentieth century as of the oil industry itself. The canvas of this history is enormous -- from the drilling of the first well in Pennsylvania through two great world wars to the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait and Operation Desert Storm. The cast extends from wildcatters and rogues to oil tycoons, and from ... Show more

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Reviews of The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power

Overall customer rating: 5.000
Michael R

Very Good and Informative

by Michael R on Jul 1, 2010

A great history of Oil and how it affects our entire life and lifestyle. Very highly recommended to those who are exceptionally curious about the history of Oil and how intertwined is into so much of our 'modern' history (read that as the last 150 years and especially the last 75 years). An excellent ... More

Wigert

YERGIN'S EPIC BOOK ON AN EPIC SUBJECT

by Wigert on Nov 29, 2007

Without a real understanding of global oil, it's said, it is next to impossible to understand the world we live in. Because for the past century, it's been oil even more than money that's made our world go round. And national incomes in many developed countries to go through the roof. Nobody knows ... More

MyBuddyL53

HISTORICAL EVENTFUL BOOK

by MyBuddyL53 on Sep 27, 2007

I had no idea about the history and the development of oil, because I had lived most of my life in a rural farming area, and there were no oil refineries or oil fields around. This book was both educational and informative. A GREAT MUST READ BOOK! More

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