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Spindletop

The True Story of the Oil Discovery That Changed the World

by James Anthony Clark

  • 103 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Taylor Trade Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Mining technology & engineering,
  • Petroleum & oil industries,
  • Texas,
  • Petroleum Industries (Economic Aspects),
  • Petroleum Engineering (General),
  • Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • USA,
  • Petroleum industry and trade,
  • General,
  • Industries - General,
  • Petroleum,
  • History,
  • United States - General,
  • Oliewinning.,
  • gtt

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8193329M
    ISBN 100884158136
    ISBN 109780884158134
    OCLC/WorldCa40939903


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