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Oil & Gas Drilling Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Technology
If you want to learn about oil drilling as a beginner, then check out this book! BOOK DESCRIPTION How to drill an oil and gas well from A to Z, or in a shorter form from 1 to 7.
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.
They Call Me Yankee Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,340. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
What happens when a college-educated, Italian-American woman geologist moves to Texas to work in the oil fields? She gets a new nickname, fends off the advances of a coworker, finds oil, falls in love with an oil baron's son, sees too many tarantulas and scorpions, eats a lot of dust, and learns that she is stronger than she thought.
Yes, I Robbed a Bank, a novella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,540. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The year is 1936. Crops are ruined. There isn't a well-fed cow in three hundred miles. Most are a pile of bones under mountainous dust drifts. Home pantries from years past are bare. Thurman Jenkins is a good man, loves his family, but desperate men do desperate things. After twenty years, Thurman thinks he is home free, but the gun shows up again.
Oliver...the Oil Pump
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
OLIVER the OIL-PUMP is a fully illustrated children's book for the young at heart... and 7-14 year olds. An ideal goodnight book for the younger!. OLIVER is the story of a little oil pump sent off to Indonesia to pump oil out of the ground. He is different from other pumps - not only can he talk but he loves making friends.
Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: 2011 U.S. Coast Guard Report of the Investigation into the Explosion, Fire, and Sinking aboard the Mobile Offshore Drilling Unit (April 20, 2010)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,560. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This long-awaited report by the U.S. Coast Guard provides authoritative, official findings on the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the explosion, fire, sinking and loss of eleven crew members aboard the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010.
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.
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.
Neighbors - The Lawyer and the Pig Farmer
Price: Free! Words: 21,580. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010 by Wilcox Publishing. Categories: Screenplays » Drama
This three-act, three-setting play takes place in a rural area where natural gas companies are buying rights to drill in Marcellus shale deposits. The neighborhood leader is a greedy, self-centered lawyer named Duke Desantos. His surreptitious plans succeed until he tries to con the pig farmer, Billy Solomon, into joining his corporation.
Peak of the Devil: 100 Questions (and answers) About Peak Oil
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,090. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010 by Satya House Publications Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
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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.