The Oil Hunters: Exploration and Espionage in the Middle East by Roger Howard
Published by Bloomsbury Academic on July 15th 2008
Genres: History, Middle East, General
Len's Summary: Anecdotal history of the search for oil in the Middle East from 1880 to 1940, including the 1908 discovery of oil in Persia and Mesopotamia which had a vast impact on WWI and the post-war world.
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