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Lang Matl
Author LeVine, Steve, 1957-

Title The oil and the glory : the pursuit of empire and fortune on the Caspian Sea / Steve LeVine.

Imprint New York : Random House, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  HD9576.C372    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  HD9576.C372    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xx, 470 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [405]-408) and index.
Contents The barons -- A visitor from Sweden -- Revolution -- Soviet days -- The middleman -- De⁺ѓtente -- The perfect oil field -- Crossfire -- The first deal -- Return to Baku -- The contract of the century -- The near abroad
Subject Petroleum industry and trade -- Caspian Sea Region -- History.
Geopolitics -- Caspian Sea Region -- History.
Caspian Sea Region -- Politics and government.
ISBN 9780375506147 (alk. paper)
0375506144 (alk. paper)