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The seven sisters : the great oil companies and the world they shaped

Author: Anthony Sampson
Publisher: New York : Viking Press, 1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Exxon, Gulf, Texaco, Mobil, Socal, B.P., and Shell: five huge American companies, one British company, and one Anglo-Dutch concern have dominated the world of oil - as oil has dominated all of us - for most of the century since the first Pennsylvania strike. How did this largest and most critical of the world's industries come under the control of these seven giants, and what will happen to them now, balanced on the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sampson, Anthony, 1926-2004.
Seven sisters.
New York : Viking Press, 1975
(OCoLC)654329800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Sampson
ISBN: 067063591X 9780670635917
OCLC Number: 1529345
Description: xv, 334 pages : map ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Anthony Sampson.

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Exxon, Gulf, Texaco, Mobil, Socal, B.P., and Shell: five huge American companies, one British company, and one Anglo-Dutch concern have dominated the world of oil - as oil has dominated all of us - for most of the century since the first Pennsylvania strike. How did this largest and most critical of the world's industries come under the control of these seven giants, and what will happen to them now, balanced on the tightrope between the demands of consumers and their partnership with the producing countries of OPEC?

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