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The Resource The quest : energy, security and the remaking of the modern world, by Daniel Yergin

The quest : energy, security and the remaking of the modern world, by Daniel Yergin

Label
The quest : energy, security and the remaking of the modern world
Title
The quest
Title remainder
energy, security and the remaking of the modern world
Statement of responsibility
by Daniel Yergin
Title variation
Global race for energy, money, and power
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Quest continues the riveting story Daniel Yergin began twenty years ago with his No.1 International Bestseller The Prize, revealing the on-going quest to meet the world's energy needs - and the power and riches that come with it
Summary
Demonstrates how the competition to solve pressing energy problems has become an engine of political and economic change and shares inside stories of current and developing energy sources from different world regions
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book 2011
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10009834
Cataloging source
DLC
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Yergin, Daniel
Dewey number
333.82
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Globalisation
  • Money
  • World politics
  • Energy consumption
  • Energy industries
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • World politics
  • Power resources
  • Energy policy
Target audience
adult
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energy, security and the remaking of the modern world
Label
The quest : energy, security and the remaking of the modern world, by Daniel Yergin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [758] -773
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: pt. ONE The New World of Oil -- 1.Russia Returns -- 2.The Caspian Derby -- 3.Across the Caspian -- 4."Supermajors" -- 5.The Petro-State -- 6.Aggregate Disruption -- 7.War in Iraq -- 8.The Demand Shock -- 9.China's Rise -- 10.China in the Fast Lane -- pt. TWO Securing the Supply -- 11.Is the World Running Out of Oil? -- 12.Unconventional -- 13.The Security of Energy -- 14.Shifting Sands in the Persian Gulf -- 15.Gas on Water -- 16.The Natural Gas Revolution -- pt. THREE The Electric Age -- 17.Alternating Currents -- 18.The Nuclear Cycle -- 19.Breaking the Bargain -- 20.Fuel Choice -- pt. FOUR Climate and Carbon -- 21.Glacial Change -- 22.The Age of Discovery -- 23.The Road to Rio -- 25.On the Global Agenda -- 26.In Search of Consensus -- pt. FIVE New Energies -- 27.Rebirth of Renewables -- 28.Science Experiment -- 29.Alchemy of Shining Light -- 30.Mystery of Wind -- 31.The Fifth Fuel-Efficiency -- 32.Closing the Conservation Gap --
  • Contents note continued: pt. SIX Road to the Future -- 33.Carbohydrate Man -- 34.Internal Fire -- 35.The Great Electric Car Experiment
Control code
000047832260
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 804 p., [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9781846145421
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
The quest : energy, security and the remaking of the modern world, by Daniel Yergin
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [758] -773
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: pt. ONE The New World of Oil -- 1.Russia Returns -- 2.The Caspian Derby -- 3.Across the Caspian -- 4."Supermajors" -- 5.The Petro-State -- 6.Aggregate Disruption -- 7.War in Iraq -- 8.The Demand Shock -- 9.China's Rise -- 10.China in the Fast Lane -- pt. TWO Securing the Supply -- 11.Is the World Running Out of Oil? -- 12.Unconventional -- 13.The Security of Energy -- 14.Shifting Sands in the Persian Gulf -- 15.Gas on Water -- 16.The Natural Gas Revolution -- pt. THREE The Electric Age -- 17.Alternating Currents -- 18.The Nuclear Cycle -- 19.Breaking the Bargain -- 20.Fuel Choice -- pt. FOUR Climate and Carbon -- 21.Glacial Change -- 22.The Age of Discovery -- 23.The Road to Rio -- 25.On the Global Agenda -- 26.In Search of Consensus -- pt. FIVE New Energies -- 27.Rebirth of Renewables -- 28.Science Experiment -- 29.Alchemy of Shining Light -- 30.Mystery of Wind -- 31.The Fifth Fuel-Efficiency -- 32.Closing the Conservation Gap --
  • Contents note continued: pt. SIX Road to the Future -- 33.Carbohydrate Man -- 34.Internal Fire -- 35.The Great Electric Car Experiment
Control code
000047832260
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 804 p., [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9781846145421
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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