Private Empire

Author: Steve Coll
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0143123548
Size: 74.81 MB
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An investigation into the secretive corporation traces the period between the Exxon Valdez accident and the Deepwater Horizion spill to profile chief executives Lee Raymond and Rex Tillerson as well as the company's role in violent ...

Private Empire

Author: Steve Coll
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ISBN: 9780718194475
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Drawing on hundreds of interviews and newly declassified documents, this is a chilling portrait of unchecked power. 'The definitive work on its subject . . . at every stop there are vivid anecdotes, sharp insights and telling details.

Private Empire

Author: Steve Coll
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101572140
Size: 24.85 MB
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Private Empire pulls back the curtain, tracking the corporation’s recent history and its central role on the world stage, beginning with the Exxon Valdez accident in 1989 and leading to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of ...

Ghost Wars

Author: Steve Coll
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781594200076
Size: 65.29 MB
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Provides a comprehensive overview of the CIA's and other covert agencies' operations in Afghanistan, from the Soviet invasion in 1979 through the summer of 2001, detailing the rise of the Taliban and bin Laden, the secret efforts of the CIA ...

The Oil And The Glory

Author: Steve LeVine
Publisher: Random House Incorporated
ISBN: 9780375506147
Size: 69.53 MB
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Describes the rogue's gallery of adventurers, dealmakers, political operatives, corrupt officials, powerful oil companies, and other interests competing for the vast oil reserves in the Caspian region in the wake of the disintegration of ...

House Of Stone

Author: Anthony Shadid
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547524331
Size: 38.56 MB
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This paperback edition includes an afterword by the journalist Nada Bakri, Anthony Shadid’s wife, reflecting on his legacy. “A poignant dedication to family, to home, and to history . . .

Paris A Love Story

Author: Kati Marton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451691564
Size: 73.66 MB
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This is a memoir for anyone who has ever fallen in love in Paris, or with Paris. PARIS: A LOVE STORY is for anyone who has ever had their heart broken or their life upended.

Blood Oil

Author: Leif Wenar
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190262923
Size: 66.73 MB
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In this sweeping book, one of today's leading political philosophers, Leif Wenar, goes behind the headlines in search of the hidden global rule that thwarts democracy and development-and that puts shoppers into business with some of today's ...

The Taking Of Getty Oil

Author: Steve Coll
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1504045041
Size: 26.48 MB
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Coll is at the height of his talents in this “riveting” tale of one of the most spectacular—and catastrophic—corporate takeovers of all time (Newsday).