Call Number:
TEEN 553.28 MARRIN
  
Format:
Book
Title:
Author:
Publisher, Date:
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Description:
181 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
  
Current Requests:
0
System Availability:3 (of 3)
  
Edition:
1st Trade Paperback ed.
Summary:
A history of the slick and foul-smelling substance that drives our existence and that becomes scarcer as our dependence on it grows.
Subjects:
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Prologue : how Daddy nearly blew himself up -- A freak of geology -- Black gold -- The destiny of nations -- Automobiles and Middle Eastern oil -- Hopeless monsters -- Richest prize, greatest problem -- A day of reckoning -- Fossil fuels and the natural environment -- Toward a new energy order.
ISBN:
9780375859687
0375859683
Availability by Library
Summary
Author Notes
Large Cover Image
Map It
Librarian's View
Book
2013

Add to My List  
HOMEMY ACCOUNT

Items Out
Requests
Lost Items & Fines
Recently Added
SEARCH

Browse
Advanced
HELP

Catalog Help
Account Help
Locations & Hours
Ask Us, Tell Us