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Oil & world politics

E. L. Wheelwright

Oil & world politics

from Rockefeller to the Gulf War

by E. L. Wheelwright

  • 103 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Left Book Club in Sydney .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Petroleum industry and trade -- Political aspects -- History.,
  • World politics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 208-212) and index.

    Other titlesOil and world politics.
    StatementTed Wheelwright.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9560.6 .W48 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 220 p. :
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1311545M
    ISBN 101875285059
    LC Control Number92182165

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