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The Resource Private empire : ExxonMobil and American power, by Steve Coll

Private empire : ExxonMobil and American power, by Steve Coll

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Private empire : ExxonMobil and American power
Title
Private empire
Title remainder
ExxonMobil and American power
Statement of responsibility
by Steve Coll
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this book the author goes deep inside ExxonMobil Corp, the largest and most powerful private corporation in the United States. He investigates the notoriously secretive ExxonMobil Corporation, revealing the true extent of its power. ExxonMobil's annual revenues are larger than the economic activity in the great majority of countries, equivalent to the GDP of Norway. In many of the countries where it conducts business, ExxonMobil's sway over politics and security is greater than that of the United States embassy. In Washington, ExxonMobil spends more money lobbying Congress and the White House than any other corporation. Yet despite its outsized influence, it is a black box
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Writing style
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10107532
Cataloging source
DLC
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Coll, Steve
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Exxon Corporation
  • Exxon Mobil Corporation
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Corporate power
  • Big business
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ExxonMobil and American power
Label
Private empire : ExxonMobil and American power, by Steve Coll
Instantiates
Publication
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
Control code
856710
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages
Isbn
9781594203350
Lccn
2011044722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594203350
  • (OCoLC)757470242
Label
Private empire : ExxonMobil and American power, by Steve Coll
Publication
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
Control code
856710
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages
Isbn
9781594203350
Lccn
2011044722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594203350
  • (OCoLC)757470242

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