Books tagged: big oil

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The Orffyreus Wheel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,610. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2010 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In 1712, a remarkable man named Johann Bessler invented a wheel that spun after being set into motion until it was stopped with no mechanical input. The Orffyreus Wheel follows his adventures in inventing it, and those of his heir, Elly Kassel, as she fights to keep it from falling into the wrong hands.
Big Oil And Their Bankers In The Persian Gulf: Four Horsemen, Eight Families and Their Global Intelligence, Narcotics and Terror Network
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 187,990. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Big Oil pulls back the covers to expose an ancient cabal of global oligarchs whose control over the global economy is based on hegemony over the planet’s three most valuable commodities: oil, guns and drugs combined with ownership of the world’s central banks. "...an extraordinary expose of the powers and events that are exacting a heavy toll on us, the people”. Nexus New Times Magazine
The Grateful Unrich: Revolution in 50 Countries
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 182,460. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Covering fifty countries on six continents over a twenty-year span- Henderson asks the hard social, political and economic questions while vagabonding his way around the world. Invoking the wit and humor of Twain and the curiosity of Kerouac- Henderson discovers himself, humanity and revolutionary politics through encounters with God’s chosen people - the global poor.
Firepower
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,050. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A thriller for our times! Veteran author Steve Brewer pits a hitman against Big Oil in the action-packed thriller FIREPOWER. Bob the hitman is sent to bump off a Silicon Valley scientist who's invented a new hydrogen fuel cell. Alice Porter's invention will stop global warming, but will also make oil obsolete. Soon, Bob and Alice are branded as terrorists and running for their lives.
Parmenidean Breach
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,240. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Nina Blake is a world renowned nanobiologist. When her family is attacked at their California mountain home, her son Reed embarks on a search that reveals secrets with the potential to change life as we know it. If you like work of Michael Crichton and Dan Brown, you will like Parmenidean Breach also. This book is an action-packed technological thriller that might change you.
Water's Edge
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,290. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
First in a new environmental thriller series featuring Blackout the dog! Someone is polluting the French Broad River in Asheville, North Carolina with benzene. Retired environmental investigator David Samuels and his chemical-sniffing dog Blackout are asked to find out who’s doing it and why. But river pollution is just the beginning of a bizarre and sinister plot.
Peculiar Adversity
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,860. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A collection of five short stories about dragons, Leprechauns and other weird human adventures. Included are: Fred's Question, The Leprechaun's Gift, It Was This Big, The Sunset of Big Oil, Almost a Winner and as a bonus, a short-short story, Shopping Games.
The Sunset Conspiracy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,010. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Nathan Robbins’ dream job becomes a nightmare when he rejects his company’s explanation for the death of his mentor and friend. His search leads him to New Mexico and an attractive environmentalist who despises everything he represents. Trapped between Big Oil and a prominent U.S. Senator, they race to expose a discovery that will change the world overnight…if they live to tell their story.
Mother Nature's Angel
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You set the price! Words: 41,480. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Are there really Angels? Is there any help out there? What or who is creating the beautiful Northern Lights? Are Crop Circles hoaxes or do they have a higher purpose?
The Sleeping Giant Awakens: Bio-energy in the UK
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,650. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
Bio-energy is the most important and versatile renewable energy option globally, yet is surrounded by confusion and controversy. This book provides a comprehensive and readable assessment of bio-energy fuels and technologies, with 30 real world case studies and many practical tips. The author concludes that a fifth of UK energy could come from this source - three times that from nuclear power