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The Tyranny of Oil: The World's Most Powerful Industry and What We Must Do to Stop It

Author: Juhasz, Antonia

Publisher: William Morrow & Company

Format:Hardcover
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The Tyranny of Oil: The World's Most Powerful Industry and What We Must Do to Stop It : As oil prices - and public outrage - skyrocket, Antonia Juhasz, a leading industry critic and expert on corporations and globalization, gives us the hardest-hitting exposé of the oil industry in decades. In The Tyranny of Oil she investigates the true state of the U.S. oil industry - uncovering its virtually unparalleled global power, influence over our elected officials, and lack of regulatory oversight, as well as the truth behind $150-a-barrel oil, $4.50-a-gallon gasoline, and the highest profit in corporate history. Exposing an industry that thrives on secrecy, Juhasz shows how Big Oil manages to hide its business dealings from policy makers, legislators, and, most of all, consumers. She reveals exactly how Big Oil gets what it wants - through money, influence, and lies.


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Business & Economics   Industries

ISBN 13:9780061434501
ISBN 10:0061434507
Format:Hardcover
Language:English
Pages:468
Size:9.10" l x 6.40" w x 1.50" h
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