Books tagged: oil and corruption

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The Outcasts of Eden
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,970. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Presson expertly establishes the book's 90's setting. Intricate and well-developed. An impassioned and enjoyable novel of activism, conscience, and family." -Kirkus Review
Redneck Opera
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 67,560. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015 by PenPower Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Redneck Opera is a regional fiction book that tells a mostly true sweeping tale about the early days of oil discovery in East Texas, when dirt-poor cotton farmers became overnight millionaires as they drilled for water and hit oil. The book follows a very crooked wildcatters’ escapades of greed and those who ultimately exact revenge from him.
The Diplomat
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,530. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
We are two years into the future, and the national security and future economy of Norway is at stake. The very first Ambassador from the African Union Federation is the central character in a story that sees Norway wanting to stake its economic future through big investment in Africa. The African continent's key role is becoming more and more prominent; the novel gives a good overview of the econ
Hidrobreking!
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,250. Language: Afrikaans. Published: March 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Hidrobreking! Wanneer die 'fat cats' alles oorboord gooi en goeie besigheid met groot winste bo alles stel met die beoogde hidrobreking in die Karoo. Die hele operasie word aangevuur deur korrupsie, sameswering, gierigheid en moord- alles in die naam van vooruitgang en 'n sogenaamde beter lewe vir almal. Dit is 'n skokkende verhaal, maar baie moontlik!
...And Then They Were Kings
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 211,640. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » General
Corrupt bankers, ex-KGB agents, Russian Mafia bosses, a sinking oil tanker and stolen crude oil along with blackmailing of the Russian President a jilted prostitute and a North Korean double-agent are but a few of the elements that are used by Skurt Ancre, an influential Energy Minister to rejuvenate the economy of Chukotka, a remote Russian province after the fall of Communism.
The Janitor
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 78,150. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The journey of a man through war, reporting, trained assassin for his government, and his career as an independent. Running for his life and the safety of his family from the system that employed him as a world wide assassin.
iPermie! How to Permaculture Your Urban Lifestyle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 401,250. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
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This is a good-life design guide for Millennials, Boomers, and Generation X. Contains strategies, tools, and techniques to help you navigate the cardinal threats of peak oil, climate instability, economic irrationality, and political criminality. iPermie is an almanac of useful information and permaculture self-study guide.
Noise: No Oil Imports from Semitic Exporters
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 78,080. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Finally, there is a book on how to fix the USA's economics and foreign policy. NOISE is a must read wake up call for what the USA and the world needs now. We put you next to the President, world leaders and practical solutions that will actually work. Jihadists and Iran offer a choice, WAR. Our leaders need the courage to fix what they won't even admit to. It's time for the USA to take the reigns.
Seven Floors High
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,200. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
Seven Floors High is based around a true story of life inside iaxis, a London based start-up during the DotCom boom. Written with style and humour, the story is a personal account of one individual who saw the "paper tiger" from the inside.