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

The quest : energy, security and the remaking of the modern world, 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
Daniel Yergin
Title variation
Global race for energy, money, and power
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
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
333.79
Illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • charts
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9502.A2
LC item number
Y47 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Power resources
  • Money
  • Globalization
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
energy, security and the remaking of the modern world
Label
The quest : energy, security and the remaking of the modern world, Daniel Yergin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Included bibliographical references (pages [724]-773) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The new world of oil. Russia returns ; The Caspian derby ; Across the Caspian ; "Supermajors" ; The petro-state ; Aggregate disruption ; War in Iraq ; The demand shock ; China's rise ; China in the fast lane
  • Securing the supply. Is the world running out of oil? ; Unconventional ; The security of energy ; Shifting sands in the Persian Gulf ; Gas on water ; The natural gas revolution
  • Electric age. Alternating currents ; The nuclear cycle ; Breaking the bargain ; Fuel choice
  • Climate and carbon. Glacial change ; The age of discovery ; The road to Rio ; Making a market ; On the global agenda ; In search of consensus
  • New energies. Rebirth of renewables ; Sciences experiment ; Alchemy of shining light ; Mystery of wind ; The fifth fuel--efficiency ; Closing the conservation gap
  • Road to the future. Carbohydrate man ; Internal fire ; The great electric car experiment ; Conclusion: "a great revolution"
Control code
19302857
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 804 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594202834
Lccn
2011013100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
charts, facsimiles, maps, photographs, portraits
Stock number
BRO-upg20110908-054*
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn7ocm07969108
  • .b24612753
  • (OCoLC)707969108
Label
The quest : energy, security and the remaking of the modern world, Daniel Yergin
Publication
Bibliography note
Included bibliographical references (pages [724]-773) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The new world of oil. Russia returns ; The Caspian derby ; Across the Caspian ; "Supermajors" ; The petro-state ; Aggregate disruption ; War in Iraq ; The demand shock ; China's rise ; China in the fast lane
  • Securing the supply. Is the world running out of oil? ; Unconventional ; The security of energy ; Shifting sands in the Persian Gulf ; Gas on water ; The natural gas revolution
  • Electric age. Alternating currents ; The nuclear cycle ; Breaking the bargain ; Fuel choice
  • Climate and carbon. Glacial change ; The age of discovery ; The road to Rio ; Making a market ; On the global agenda ; In search of consensus
  • New energies. Rebirth of renewables ; Sciences experiment ; Alchemy of shining light ; Mystery of wind ; The fifth fuel--efficiency ; Closing the conservation gap
  • Road to the future. Carbohydrate man ; Internal fire ; The great electric car experiment ; Conclusion: "a great revolution"
Control code
19302857
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 804 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594202834
Lccn
2011013100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
charts, facsimiles, maps, photographs, portraits
Stock number
BRO-upg20110908-054*
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn7ocm07969108
  • .b24612753
  • (OCoLC)707969108

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