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Crude World: The Violent Twilight of Oil Hardcover – 1 Oct 2009

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  • Hardcover: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Allen Lane (1 Oct. 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1846142466
  • ISBN-13: 978-1846142468
  • Product Dimensions: 16.2 x 2.9 x 24 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.6 out of 5 stars 7 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,816,707 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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'Convincing . . . An absorbing account of the disastrous effect of oil wealth on nearly everyone.'

About the Author

Peter Maass is author of the Love Thy Neighbour: A Story of War, based on his experiences in the war in Bosnia. It won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, the Overseas Press Club Book Prize, and was a finalist for several other literary awards. He is now a contributing writer at the New York Times Magazine and regularly contributes to the New Yorker, the New Republic, the Atlantic Monthly, Outside and Slate, among others.

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