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Alison Fleig Frank. Oil Empire: Visions of Prosperity in Austrian Galicia. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 2005. Pp. xx, 343. $49.95

Oil on the Edge: Offshore Development, Conflict, Gridlock. Written by Robert Gramling. SUNY Press, 1996. 208 pp. $12.95

Jonathan W. Singer. Broken Trusts: The Texas Attorney General versus the Oil Industry, 1889–1909. (Kenneth E. Montague Series in Oil and Business History, number 12.) College Station: Texas A&M University Press. 2002. Pp. 344. $49.95

Under Sacred Ground: A History of Navajo Oil 1922–1982. By Kathleen P. Chamberlain. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2000. xii + 177 pp. Illustrations, maps, bibliography, index. $35.00.

Crude Politics: The California Oil Market, 1900–1940. By Paul Sabin. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005. xxii, 307 pp. $39.95, ISBN 0-520-24198-3.)

Petrolia: The Landscape of America's First Oil Boom. By Brian Black. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. xii + 235 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $44.95

Oil on the Edge: Offshore Development, Conflict, Gridlock. By Robert Gramling. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1996. xiv + 208pp. Tables, figures, appendix, notes, references, index. $12.95

Paul Sabin. Crude Politics: The California Oil Market, 1900–1940. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2004. xx + 307 pp. ISBN 0-520-24198-3, $39.95 (cloth).

Alison Fleig Frank. Oil Empire: Visions of Prosperity in Austrian Galicia. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2005. xx + 343 pp. ISBN 0-674-01887-7, $49.95.

Brian Black. Petrolia: The Landscape of America's First Oil Boom. (Creating the North American Landscape.) Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 2000. Pp. xii, 235. $42.50

Tanis C. Thorne. The World's Richest Indian: The Scandal over Jackson Barnett's Oil Fortune. New York: Oxford University Press. 2003. Pp. xvi, 292. $35.00

Simon C. Smith. Kuwait 1950–1965: Britain, the al-Sabah and Oil. (British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship Monograph.) New York: Oxford University Press: published for the British Academy. 1999. Pp. 167

Steven G. Galpern. Money, Oil, and Empire in the Middle East: Sterling and Postwar Imperialism, 1944–1971. New York: Cambridge University Press. 2009. Pp. xiv, 331. $90.00

Mary Brown Bullock. The Oil Prince's Legacy: Rockefeller Philanthropy in China. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press. Washington, D.C.: Woodrow Wilson Center. 2011. Pp. xv, 242. $39.95

Andrew Apter. The Pan-African Nation: Oil and the Spectacle of Culture in Nigeria. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 2005. Pp. x, 334. $24.00

Paul Sabin. Crude Politics: The California Oil Market, 1900–1940. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press. 2005. Pp. xx, 307. $39.95

Robert Vitalis. America's Kingdom: Mythmaking on the Saudi Oil Frontier. (Stanford Studies in Middle Eastern and Islamic Societies and Cultures.) Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press. 2007. Pp. xxvii, 353. $29.95

Jules Tygiel. The Great Los Angeles Swindle: Oil, Stocks, and Scandal during the Roaring Twenties. New York: Oxford University Press. 1994. Pp. xviii, 398. $25.00

 

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Machines for crushing and pressing olives were among the most sophisticated pieces of technology in the Mediterranean region. Oil mills were also the site of crucial social and economic activities. ...

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