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The party's over : oil, war and the fate of industrial societies

Author: Richard Heinberg
Publisher: Forest Row : Clairview, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Updated and revised edView all editions and formats
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This publication is a riveting wake-up call as the oil era winds down, and a critical tool for understanding and influencing current US foreign policy.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Heinberg
ISBN: 1905570007 9781905570003
OCLC Number: 1086229024
Notes: Previous ed.: 2003.
Includes index.
Description: xi, 306 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Richard Heinberg.

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Dealing with the imminent decline of cheap oil, this book shows how oil and war have been closely related in the 20th century. Tracing the crucial role of fossil fuels in the rise of industrialism,  Read more...

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'If societies a century from now have managed to learn how to live peacefully, modestly, and sustainably, it may be at least partly because the advice in this timely book was heeded.' - Thom Read more...

 
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