Books tagged: oil and gas industry

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The History Of Oil
Series: History Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
Did you ever wonder how the oil was discovered? In 1852, a Canadian inventor named Abraham Gesner discovered how to make kerosene from crude petroleum. In an age when candles and whale oil provided the only light after sun down, it was a dramatic discovery.
Energy and the Future of Humanity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,770. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016 by Asteroid Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Forecasting
This monograph is about trends in energy sector of world economy, the future of oil production, and the energy demand’s expected impact on international affairs in circa 2030, and further a hundred years from now. Both short and long term forecasts are based on social, demographic and technological trends, and present the inevitable outcome of contemporary trends on the life of humanity
Daylight Stealing Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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In the boom and bust oil market, the city of Midland, Texas is stuck in a bust. But, after a Halloween ball for the ages, Midlanders awaken to discover that oil prices are skyrocketing. From Venezuela to Dubai, thousands of oil rigs have been destroyed, with no evidence of the culprit. As global attention focuses on Midland, a witch hunt begins...and some take the term "hunt" quite literally.
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!
On The Verge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
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Sold to raise funds for rhino conservation, this is a verse-novel telling the incredible story of a young hitch-hiker who is given a ride by Arno, a bad tempered trucker who drives a gigantic juggernaut. Arno’s bullish and profit-driven world-view causes much friction between him and his passenger as the ill-matched pair embark on a terrifying journey, their adventures becoming ever more surreal.
Global Gas Oil Jobs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Engineering, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / automobile industry
American oil is going global as petroleum producers search for confidence, stability and certainty. Nations are hit with weak administrations that don't inspire investors, especially when investors face uncertain times in global financial markets. Stability is out pacing risk. New technologies in America are educating the best petroleum engineers in colleges like the Colorado School of Mines.
Colorado Oil Gas Shale Jobs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Petroleum, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / energy
Colorado is leading the United State of America in petroleum oil energy independence. Chase Leo travels the nation as well as the planet to update information surrounding the petroleum oil industry, especially oil sands, shale and international news concerning gas. Chase Leo covered Kuwait's conflict reporting protections of the petroleum in Ankara and Istanbul, Turkey, Germany, Egypt and Greece.
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.
Bob Harmon St. Louis Cardinals Pitcher
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
My eBook is about an early 20th century Major League Baseball pitcher who faded into obscurity after winning 23 and 18 games in the 1911 and 1912 seasons. Harmon played for the St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates organizations. After his baseball career ended in 1918, he settled in Ouachita Parish, near Monroe, Louisiana. He became a successful dairy farmer and remained close to sports.
Chain of Events
Price: $1.04 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
An explosion, an oil spill, a solution...