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The Resource Black gold : the story of oil in our lives, Albert Marrin

Black gold : the story of oil in our lives, Albert Marrin

Label
Black gold : the story of oil in our lives
Title
Black gold
Title remainder
the story of oil in our lives
Statement of responsibility
Albert Marrin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the slick and foul-smelling substance that drives our existence and that becomes scarcer as our dependence on it grows
Summary
A history of the slick and foul-smelling substance that drives our existence and that becomes scarcer as our dependence on it grows
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10107435
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marrin, Albert
Dewey number
553.2/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1070L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
TN872.A5
LC item number
M39 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1070
  • 1070
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Petroleum
  • Petroleum
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of oil in our lives
Label
Black gold : the story of oil in our lives, Albert Marrin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
853746
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780375866739
Lccn
2011013175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780375866739
Label
Black gold : the story of oil in our lives, Albert Marrin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
853746
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780375866739
Lccn
2011013175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780375866739

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