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Author Yergin, Daniel, author
Title The prize : the epic quest for oil, money and power / Daniel Yergin
Imprint New York ; London : Free Press, 2009
book jacket
 RCHSS Library  HD9560.6 Y47 2009    AVAILABLE    30560400448038
Edition Free Press trade paperback edition
Descript xvii, 908 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "With a new epilogue"--Cover
Includes bibliographical references (pages 841-865) and index
Pulitzer prize winner
Chronicles the struggle for wealth and power that has surrounded oil for decades and that continues to fuel global rivalries, shake the world economy, and transform the destiny of men and nations
Subject Petroleum industry and trade -- Political aspects -- History -- 20th century
Petroleum industry and trade -- Military aspects -- History -- 20th century
World War, 1914-1918 -- Causes
World War, 1939-1945 -- Causes
World politics -- 20th century
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