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The Resource Black gold : the story of oil in our lives, Albert Marrin

Black gold : the story of oil in our lives, Albert Marrin

Label
Black gold : the story of oil in our lives
Title
Black gold
Title remainder
the story of oil in our lives
Statement of responsibility
Albert Marrin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the slick and foul-smelling substance that drives our existence and that becomes scarcer as our dependence on it grows
Dewey number
553.2/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Black gold : the story of oil in our lives, Albert Marrin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : how Daddy nearly blew himself up -- A freak of geology -- Black gold -- The destiny of nations -- Automobiles and Middle Eastern oil -- Hopeless monsters -- Richest prize, greatest problem -- A day of reckoning -- Fossil fuels and the natural environment -- Toward a new energy order
Control code
ocn714724480
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
181 p.
Isbn
9780375866739
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011013175
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)714724480
Label
Black gold : the story of oil in our lives, Albert Marrin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : how Daddy nearly blew himself up -- A freak of geology -- Black gold -- The destiny of nations -- Automobiles and Middle Eastern oil -- Hopeless monsters -- Richest prize, greatest problem -- A day of reckoning -- Fossil fuels and the natural environment -- Toward a new energy order
Control code
ocn714724480
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
181 p.
Isbn
9780375866739
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011013175
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)714724480

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