Oil, Power, and War

“Oil, Power, and War”: A Sobering Chronicle. Matthieu Auzanneau delivers a riveting narrative on oil’s dramatic influence over 150 years, highlighting its role in economic and political dominance.

This book is a journey through history, examining oil’s part in empire exploits and modern challenges.

A Unique Perspective: Crafting a “people’s history,” Auzanneau challenges conventional wisdom, revealing oil’s addiction and its stark consequences.

This narrative reexamines pivotal moments—from the oil crises of the 1970s to the 2008 financial crash, offering fresh insights into well-known events.

The Weight of Oil: “Oil, Power, and War” uncovers oil’s influence on global conflicts, economic downturns, and political strategies.

It prompts us to consider the fate of our world as we race for the last reserves.

Urgent and Enlightening: For anyone seeking to understand the depth of oil’s grip on global affairs, this book is an essential read. It’s not just history; it’s a warning about our future.

Author: Matthieu Auzanneau

Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing

ISBN: 9781603589789

Pages: 672

Country: UK  

Language: English  

Dimension: 6 x 9 inch