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Killers of the Flower Moon: Oil, Money, Murder and the Birth of the FBI

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Killers of the Flower Moon: Oil, Money, Murder and the Birth of the FBI...

David Grann

Biography; True crime; Indigenous peoples; Petroleum & oil industries

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Burn Out: The Endgame for Fossil Fuels

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Burn Out: The Endgame for Fossil Fuels

Dieter Helm

Business & Economics; Energy industries & utilities; Global warming; Fossil fuel technologies

Paperback

An energy revolution is under way with far-reaching consequences for nations, companies, and the way we address climate change... [more]

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Energy: A Human History

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Energy: A Human History

Richard Rhodes

History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Energy industries & utilities; Power generation & distribution

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Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winning author Richard Rhodes reveals the fascinating history behind energy transitions... [more]

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All the Money in the World

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All the Money in the World

John Pearson

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Biography; Biography: business & industry; True crime; Petroleum & oil industries

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Inspired by the fortunes and misfortunes of the Getty family, whose most extraordinary and troubled episode - the kidnap and... [more]

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Crossing the Line: Australias Secret History in the Timor Sea

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Crossing the Line: Australias Secret History in the Timor Sea

Kim McGrath

History; Geopolitics; Energy industries & utilities

Paperback

For fifty years, Australia has schemed to deny East Timor billions of dollars of oil and gas wealth. [more]

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Iraq and the Politics of Oil: An Insider's Perspective

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Iraq and the Politics of Oil: An Insider's Perspective

Gary Vogler

History; Middle Eastern history; Iraq War; Politics & government; Warfare & defence; Petroleum & oil industries

Hardback

There was an oil agenda when the US went to war in Iraq in 2003--what the agenda was is revealed in this book. [more]

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The Red Star and the Crescent: China and the Middle East

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The Red Star and the Crescent: China and the Middle East

James Reardon-Anderson

Politics & government; International relations; Development economics; Environmental economics; Energy industries & utilities

Paperback

An absorbing look at China's diplomatic and business outreach in pursuit of secure hydrocarbon reserves. [more]

$55.00

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Jeedara: One Alliance, One Ancient People and an Expedition for the Great Australian Bight

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Jeedara: One Alliance, One Ancient People and an Expedition for the Great...

Sea Shepherd Australia

Photographs: collections; Social & cultural history; Petroleum & oil industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment

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Operation Jeeedara was an expedition to showcase to the world what we would all lose if BP were allowed to drill for oil in... [more]

$39.99

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Burn Out: The Endgame for Fossil Fuels

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Burn Out: The Endgame for Fossil Fuels

Dieter Helm

Business & Economics; Energy industries & utilities; Global warming; Fossil fuel technologies

Hardback

An energy revolution is under way with far-reaching consequences for nations, companies, and the way we address climate change... [more]

$44.95

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Our Renewable Future: Laying the Path for 100% Clean Energy

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Our Renewable Future: Laying the Path for 100% Clean Energy

Richard Heinberg, David G. Fridley

Energy industries & utilities; Mathematics & Sciences

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Beginning with a comprehensive overview of our current energy system, the author's survey issues of energy supply and demand... [more]

$34.99

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Trillion Dollar Baby

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Trillion Dollar Baby

Paul Cleary

Business & Economics; Economic history; Petroleum & oil industries

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For most of its history, Norway eked out a marginal existence from fishing, forestry and shipping. But things changed in 1969,... [more]

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The Switch: How Solar, Storage and New Tech Means Cheap Power for All

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The Switch: How Solar, Storage and New Tech Means Cheap Power for All

Chris Goodall

Alternative & renewable energy industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology

Paperback

How will the world be powered in ten years' time? Not by fossil fuels. Energy experts are all saying the same thing: solar... [more]

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Crude Nation: How Oil Riches Ruined Venezuela

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Crude Nation: How Oil Riches Ruined Venezuela

Raul Gallegos

History; International relations; International economics; Political economy; Petroleum & oil industries

Hardback

Beneath Venezuelan soil lies an ocean of crude - the world's largest reserves - an oil patch that shaped the nature of the... [more]

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The Powerhouse: America, China and the Great Battery War

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The Powerhouse: America, China and the Great Battery War

Steve Levine

Business & Economics; Electrical power industries; Popular science; Energy conversion & storage; Automotive technology & trades

Paperback

The United States, China and virtually every other nation with an industrial base have concluded that powerful advanced batteries... [more]

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Slick Water: Fracking and One Insider's Stand Against the World's Most Powerful Industry

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Slick Water: Fracking and One Insider's Stand Against the World's Most Powerful...

Andrew Nikiforuk

Petroleum & oil industries; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

The fossil fuel industry and many environmental groups tout hydraulic fracturing - fracking - as a panacea, with slick promises... [more]

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China's Renewable Energy Revolution

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China's Renewable Energy Revolution

John A. Mathews, Hao Tan, Ciaran O'Faircheallaigh

History; Environmental economics; Alternative & renewable energy industries

Hardback

The authors suggest that China's renewable energy system, the largest in the world, will quickly supersede the black energy... [more]

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The Looting Machine: Warlords, Tycoons, Smugglers and the Systematic Theft of Africa's Wealth

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The Looting Machine: Warlords, Tycoons, Smugglers and the Systematic Theft...

Tom Burgis

History; Mining industry; Petroleum & oil industries

Paperback

Overseas Press Club Award Winner 2016 A shocking investigative journey into the way the resource trade wreaks havoc on... [more]

$32.99

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The Secret World of Oil

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The Secret World of Oil

Ken Silverstein

Political corruption; Petroleum & oil industries; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

The oil industry provides the lifeblood of modern civilisationů But the modern oil industry is an amazingly shady meeting-... [more]

$29.99

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Power to the People: Energy in Europe over the Last Five Centuries

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Power to the People: Energy in Europe over the Last Five Centuries

Astrid Kander, Paolo Malanima, Paul Warde

Business & Economics; Economic history; Energy industries & utilities

Hardback

Describes how the traditional energy economy of medieval and early modern Europe was marked by stable or falling per capita... [more]

$65.00

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Big Coal: Australia's Dirtiest Habit

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Big Coal: Australia's Dirtiest Habit

Guy Pearse, David McKnight, Bob Burton

Coal & solid fuel industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Sustainability

Paperback

<p>AustraliaÔ??s dirtiest habit is its addiction to coal. But is our&nbsp;dependence on it a road to prosperity or a dead... [more]

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Private Empire: Exxonmobil and American Power

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Private Empire: Exxonmobil and American Power

Steve Coll

History; Energy industries & utilities

Paperback

An extraordinary and monumental expos of Big Oil from two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Coll ( The Washington Post ). In... [more]

$37.95

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Nuclear Power: A Very Short Introduction

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Nuclear Power: A Very Short Introduction

Maxwell Irvine (formerly Honorary Professor of Physics, Manchester University)

Nuclear power industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Nuclear issues; Energy technology & engineering; Nuclear power & engineering

Paperback

Nuclear power is a highly topical issue and there is widespread debate concerning future energy budgets and how to replace... [more]

$15.95

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Don'T Tell Mum I Work on the Rigs...She Thinks I'm a Piano Player in a Whorehouse

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Don'T Tell Mum I Work on the Rigs...She Thinks I'm a Piano Player in a Whorehouse...

Paul Carter

Biography; Petroleum & oil industries; Travel writing

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A take no prisoners approach to life has seen Paul Carter heading to some of the world's most remote, wild and dangerous places... [more]

$22.99

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Fallout: A Journey Through the Nuclear Age, From the Atom Bomb to Radioactive Waste

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Fallout: A Journey Through the Nuclear Age, From the Atom Bomb to Radioactive...

Fred Pearce

Nuclear power industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Nuclear issues; Natural disasters; Sustainability

Paperback

At a moment when a new generation of power stations and weapons are being developed, Fallout is a measured and fascinating... [more]

$29.99

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Coal Mining in Britain

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Coal Mining in Britain

Richard Hayman

History; British & Irish history; Industrialisation & industrial history; Mining industry; Coal & solid fuel industries

Paperback

An illustrated history of Britain s coal mines and the lives of the miners who worked in them, which will appeal to those... [more]

$16.99

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