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Seizing power

Slater, Robert

Seizing power

the grab for global oil wealth

by Slater, Robert

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Published by Wiley in Hoboken, N.J .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementRobert Slater
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9560.5 .S553 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24580913M
ISBN 109781576602478
LC Control Number2010015434

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