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The Prize describes how this once seemingly useless substance served as a platform for building global economies and increasing human productivity.
The Prize describes how this once seemingly useless substance served as a platform for building global economies and increasing human productivity. the terms are synonymous. Rockefeller, Getty, Rothschild, and others became the wealthiest to have ever lived at the time. You must read this book to understand the true nature of oil's impact on our society
I bought Daniel Yergin’s The Prize during one of my semi-regular fits of intellectual hunger, which often strike after I’ve read five straight books about Nazi henchman and zero books about anything relevant to today’s world. After the purchase, I put it on the shelf. And there it sat, for a long, long time.
The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money, and Power is Daniel Yergin's history of the global petroleum industry from the 1850s through 1990. led coalition began the Gulf War to oust Iraqi troops from that country. The book eventually went on to win a Pulitzer Prize.
Written by the author of ''Shattered Peace'' and ''Energy Future'', this book brings to life the tycoons, wildcatters, monopolists, regulators, presidents, generals and sheiks whose struggle for oil has shaken the world economy, dictated the outcome of wars, transformed the destiny of Britain and the world and profoundly changed all our lives. The central strategic role of oil in both world wars - from the decisive 4-knot-per-hour advantage of oil-burning ships in World War I to Rommel's stalled tank advance at El Alamein in War II (he literally ran out of petrol) The underground battle to wind the greatest prize of all - the Saudi oil concession.
You can listen to the full audiobook Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil Money . The Prize is a book of extraordinary breadth, riveting excitementand great importance.
You can listen to the full audiobook Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil Money & Power the Battery for World Mastery for free at audibay. Format: Abridged Written by: Daniel Yergin Narrated by: Unknown Release date: 5/1/1991 Duration: 2 hrs 53 mins Genres: History. This struggle has shaken the world economy, dictated the outcome of wars, and transformed the destiny of men and nations. The Prize is as much a history of the twentieth century as of the oil industry itself.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 856-881) and index.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 856-881) and index
The battle for world mastery. It also received the Eccles Prize for best book on an economic subject for a general audience.
The battle for world mastery. 570. Bidding for Our Life. Dr. Yergin received the Pulitzer Prize for the number one bestseller The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power, which was also made into an eight-hour PBS/BBC series seen by 20 million people in the United States.
The Prize - Daniel Yergin. For oil has meant mastery through the years since. And that quest for mastery is what this book is about. At the beginning of the 1990s-almost eighty years after Churchill made the commitment to petroleum, after two World Wars and a long Cold War, and in what was supposed to be the beginning of a new, more peaceful era-oil once again became the focus of global conflict. The battlefields of World War I established the importance of petroleum as an element of national power when the internal combustion machine overtook the horse and the coal-powered locomotive.
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