Finding oil : the nature of petroleum geology, 1859-1920 /

Oil has made fortunes, caused wars, and shaped nations. Accordingly, no one questions the idea that the quest for oil is a quest for power. The question we should ask, Finding Oil suggests, is what kind of power prospectors have wanted. This book revises oil's early history by exploring the inc...

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Author / Creator: Frehner, Brian.
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2011.
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