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Powder River Poison, a Mary MacIntosh novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,260. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A brutal struggle in the cutthroat oil and gas industry in a quaint Wyoming town between ranch owner Butch Anderson, a born-in-the-saddle cowboy world famous on the rodeo circuit vs. a coalbed methane gas company. When sludge oozes from the “Well from Hell” contaminating the groundwater, destroying rangeland, and poisoning the Powder River Basin, Mary MacIntosh champions a toxic crusade.
Firepower
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,050. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, 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.
Peak of the Devil: 100 Questions (and answers) About Peak Oil
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,110. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010 by Satya House Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Long-overdue foundation to critical global issue that is Peak Oil. With a deceptively light-hearted and witty tone, Haynes reveals how deeply connected oil is to virtually everything we buy and use, how looming scarcity will change how we live, and what we can do to prepare. After all, after Peak Oil there is a good chance that 100 years from now will look like 100 years ago, if we are lucky.
Jabberwock
Price: Free! Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010 by White Sun Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A squad of soldiers takes a ride out to the middle of nowhere, thinking the Lieutenant sent them out there as punishment for posting pictures of his old lady. But in an empty stretch of desert lives a cave where they stumble across a man whose presence they can’t explain...who speaks in riddles and seems to know them. Before they can bring him back to base, an ancient evil marks them for its own.
Eco-fuel-FA (ECOFA) A viable solution
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
A group of Spanish developers working under the company name Ecofasa, headed by chief executive officer and inventor Francisco Angulo, has developed a biochemical process to turn urban solid waste into a fatty acid biodiesel feedstock. “It took more than 10 years working on the idea of producing biodiesel from domestic waste using a biological method,” Angulo told Biodiesel Magazine.
Deep Water: The Gulf Oil Disaster and the Future of Offshore Drilling - The Report of the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,180. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This report by the Presidentially-appointed Oil Spill Commission, released in January 2011, provides authoritative, official findings on the causes and consequences of the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster, with proposals for comprehensive reforms of both government and industry practices to overhaul the U.S. approach to drilling safety and greatly reduce the chances of a similar, disaster.
21st Century Oil Spill Cleanup: Best Practices for Migratory Bird Care During Oil Spill Response
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,140. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Best Practices for Migratory Bird Care During Oil Spill Response, produced by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, includes coverage of Responsibility & Organization, Safety and Human Health, Training for Bird Rescue/Rehabilitation Personnel, Personal Protective Equipment, Personal Safety When Handling Birds, Zoonosis, Hazardous Substances, Volunteers, Deterrence, and much more.
2011 Essential Guide to the BP Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: Report of the Presidential Commission, Plus Gulf Coast Recovery Planning and Resource Guides, Bird Care Response Plan
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 236,540. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This compendium of four federal documents provides coverage of the oil spill and the ongoing restoration of the gulf, with the text of the January 2011 Report of the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling, plus the Recovery Planning Checklist for Communities, Recovery Resource Guide, and Best Practices for Migratory Bird Care During Oil Spill Response.
Steps to the Anointing
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 34,070. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Do you desire to be anointed? In this historic book, Dr. Heward-Mills shares several steps to receiving the anointing. This book will most certainly be a blessing to you and your ministry. Discover the steps you need to take to become anointed!
Down Home Southern Cooking
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks
The Recipes you'll find in this cook book have come down through our family for many generations. Some of them are newer than others, fifty years or less, but a few of them are over two hundred. All of them are tried and true favorites that your family will love just as much as ours always has. They are just Good Ole Southern Style recipes that will keep your family coming back for seconds.