Oil makes the world go round. Follow the fascinating story-from the fields of Kuwait to the streets of Venezuela and beyond... An analysis of the role that oil plays in the U.S. and how it has affected our foreign policy, this book traces the evolution of the industry, including such defining moments as the invention of the automobile and the discovery of oil in Saudi Arabia. Discussing politics, economics, and science, this book offers comprehensive, up-to-date information on the substance that was left to us by the dinosaurs-and that drives our industrialized world.For example, we should be encouraging consumers to use our products more efficiently. ... J. Oa#39;Reilly, Chairman and CEO, Chevron Texaco Corporation, at the Institute of Petroleum conference, London, February 2003. ... for original purchasers of qualifying cars, including the Toyota Prius, Honda Insight, and Honda Civic Hybrid. wants to ... 180 Part to (logging the Bloodlines: Policy, Politics, and Greed.
|Title||:||The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Politics Of Oil|
|Author||:||Lita Epstein, C.D. Jaco, Julianne Neimann|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2003-11-04|