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Princes, Brokers, and Bureaucrats: Oil and the State in Saudi Arabia
Princes, Brokers, and Bureaucrats: Oil and the State in Saudi Arabia
By Brand: Cornell University Press
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ean: 9780801477515, isbn: 0801477514,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 80 reviews
In Princes, Brokers, and Bureaucrats, the most thorough treatment of the political economy of Saudi Arabia to date, Steffen Hertog uncovers an untold history of how the elite rivalries and whims of half a century ago have shaped today's Saudi state ...


From Arab Nationalism to OPEC:  Eisenhower, King Sa'ud, and the Making of U.S.-Saudi Relations (Indiana Series in Middle East Studies)
From Arab Nationalism to OPEC: Eisenhower, King Sa'ud, and the Making of U.S.-Saudi Relations (Indiana Series in Middle East Studies)
By Nathan J Citino
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ean: 9780253340955, isbn: 0253340950,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 104 reviews
As OPEC approaches its 50th anniversary, the paperback edition of Nathan J. Citino's well-received study advances a challenging, revisionist interpretation of U.S.-Saudi relations and OPEC's historical significance. Citino re-examines the relations...


Discovery!: The Search for Arabian Oil
Discovery!: The Search for Arabian Oil
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Illuminating a little-known but extremely significant period in world history—the discovery of oil in the Middle East and the beginnings of what is now the Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco)—this captivating history explores the birth of the ...


A Field Philosopher's Guide to Fracking: How One Texas Town Stood Up to Big Oil and Gas
A Field Philosopher's Guide to Fracking: How One Texas Town Stood Up to Big Oil and Gas
By Liveright
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mpn: 16 illustrations, ean: 9781631490071, isbn: 1631490079,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 81 reviews
From the front lines of the fracking debate, a “field philosopher” explores one of our most divisive technologies.When philosophy professor Adam Briggle moved to Denton, Texas, he had never heard of fracking. Only five years later he would succes...


The Bonanza King: John Mackay and the Battle over the Greatest Riches in the American West
The Bonanza King: John Mackay and the Battle over the Greatest Riches in the American West
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“A monumentally researched biography of one of the 19th century’s wealthiest self-made Americans…Well-written and worthwhile…John Mackay spent a lifetime defying odds.” —The Wall Street Journal “No one does a better job than Crouch when...


The Looting Machine: Warlords, Oligarchs, Corporations, Smugglers, and the Theft of Africa's Wealth
The Looting Machine: Warlords, Oligarchs, Corporations, Smugglers, and the Theft of Africa's Wealth
By Public Affairs
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ean: 9781610397117, isbn: 1610397118,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 82 reviews
The trade in oil, gas, gems, metals and rare earth minerals wreaks havoc in Africa. During the years when Brazil, India, China and the other “emerging markets” have transformed their economies, Africa's resource states remained tethered to the bo...


AC/DC: The Savage Tale of the First Standards War
AC/DC: The Savage Tale of the First Standards War
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
AC/DC tells the little-known story of how Thomas Edisonwrongly bet in the fierce war between supporters of alternatingcurrent and direct current. The savagery of this electrical battlecan hardly be imagined today. The showdown between AC and DC began...


The Black Giant: A History of the East Texas Oil Field and Oil Industry Skulduggery & Trivia
The Black Giant: A History of the East Texas Oil Field and Oil Industry Skulduggery & Trivia
By Eakin Press
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
The discovery of the Black Giant in 1930 was the largest oil strike in the U.S. at that time, and its gushers changed the face of the oil industry. Oilmen, promoters, oil patch workers, and the nation's unemployed streamed into the tiny hamlets of E...


Project Economics and Decision Analysis: Probabilistic Models
Project Economics and Decision Analysis: Probabilistic Models
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 63 reviews
In Volume 2: Probabilistic Models, author M. A. Mian presents the concepts of decision analysis, incorporating risk and uncertainty as applied to capital investments. In the expanded and updated second edition of Volume 2, Mian integrates new advance...




America's Kingdom: Mythmaking on the Saudi Oil Frontier (Stanford Studies in Middle Eastern and Islamic Societies and Cultures)
America's Kingdom: Mythmaking on the Saudi Oil Frontier (Stanford Studies in Middle Eastern and Islamic Societies and Cultures)
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mpn: 7 illustrations, 1 map, ean: 9780804754460, isbn: 0804754462,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 133 reviews
America's Kingdom debunks the many myths that now surround the United States's "special relationship" with Saudi Arabia, or what is less reverently known as "the deal": oil for security. Taking aim at the long-held belief that the Arabian American ...


Sellout: How Washington Gave Away America's Technological Soul, and One Man's Fight to Bring It Home
Sellout: How Washington Gave Away America's Technological Soul, and One Man's Fight to Bring It Home
By BLOOMSBURY USA
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
The story of one citizen's fight to preserve a US stake in the future of clean energy and the elements essential to high tech industries and national defense.American technological prowess used to be unrivaled. But because of globalization, and with...


The Hidden Hand of American Hegemony: Petrodollar Recycling and International Markets (Cornell Studies in Political Economy)
The Hidden Hand of American Hegemony: Petrodollar Recycling and International Markets (Cornell Studies in Political Economy)
By Cornell University Press
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ean: 9780801428845, isbn: 080142884X,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 100 reviews
Between 1973 and 1980, the cost of crude oil rose suddenly and dramatically, precipitating convulsions in international politics. Conventional wisdom holds that international capital markets adjusted automatically and remarkably well: enormous amount...


Gods of Money: Wall Street and the Death of the American Century
Gods of Money: Wall Street and the Death of the American Century
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
"Awesome…“ -- New Dawn Magazine "Warning - This Book May Cause Nightmares“ -- Afia "Engdahl Nails it Yet Again“ -- Thinker "…a truly epic work…“ -- Ila France Porcher, Author of The Shark Sessions "…eye opening…“ -- A...


Drilling Down: The Gulf Oil Debacle and Our Energy Dilemma
Drilling Down: The Gulf Oil Debacle and Our Energy Dilemma
By Copernicus
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
For more than a century, oil has been the engine of growth for a society that delivers an unprecedented standard of living to many. We now take for granted that economic growth is good, necessary, and even inevitable, but also feel a sense of unease ...


Global Warming and the Sweetness of Life: A Tar Sands Tale (The MIT Press)
Global Warming and the Sweetness of Life: A Tar Sands Tale (The MIT Press)
By The MIT Press
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ean: 9780262037648, isbn: 0262037645,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 105 reviews
Seeking new definitions of ecology in the tar sands of northern Alberta and searching for the sweetness of life in the face of planetary crises.Confounded by global warming and in search of an affirmative politics that links ecology with social chang...


The History of the Standard Oil Company: Briefer Version
The History of the Standard Oil Company: Briefer Version
By Dover Publications
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ean: 9780486428215, isbn: 0486428214,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
Muckrakers — a term coined in 1906 by President Theodore Roosevelt — referred to American journalists, novelists and critics who, in the early 20th century, attempted to expose corruption in politics and the abuses of big business. One publicatio...


Great American Outpost: Dreamers, Mavericks, and the Making of an Oil Frontier
Great American Outpost: Dreamers, Mavericks, and the Making of an Oil Frontier
By PublicAffairs
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ean: 9781610396462, isbn: 1610396464,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 117 reviews
A surreal, lyrical work of narrative nonfiction that portrays how the largest domestic oil discovery in half a century transformed a forgotten corner of the American West into a crucible of breakneck capitalism.As North Dakota became the nation's se...


Beyond the Boundaries: Life and Landscape at the Lake Superior Copper Mines, 1840-1875 (Michigan)
Beyond the Boundaries: Life and Landscape at the Lake Superior Copper Mines, 1840-1875 (Michigan)
By Oxford University Press
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mpn: 38 halftones, ean: 9780195132434, isbn: 0195132432,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Spanning the years 1840-1875, Beyond the Boundaries focuses on the settlement of Upper Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula, telling the story of reluctant pioneers who attempted to establish a decent measure of comfort, control, and security in what was i...


From Space to Earth: The Story of Solar Electricity
From Space to Earth: The Story of Solar Electricity
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ean: 9780937948149, isbn: 0937948144,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 118 reviews
From Space to Earth: The Story of Solar Electricity tracks the evolution of photovoltaics--the direct conversion of sunlight into electricity via solar cells--from its nineteenth-century beginnings through its success in the space program to its curr...



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