I read this book while I was on vacation and it really open my eyes on all this News about oil.
I especially liked Klare's observation that cheap oil for the US is a major contributor to unemployment and destabilization within Arabia.
The author through the entire book makes very clear the fact that the US industry and so, therefore the whole economic system.
An eye-opening book on how American policies have affected the world.Published 2 months ago by Alvey
Great analysis of the recent global events that shock the oil market, the world and global conflict. Unbiased terrific journalism!Published 7 months ago by John D Stone
The author through the entire book makes very clear the fact that the US industry and so, therefore the whole economic system. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Aldo Gómez
Blood and Oil is as much a long essay is it is a short book on the last 50 years of US oil concerns and the military's role in energy security. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Eugene D. Savitt
This is a fast, easy read. Leftest view, nevertheless, a very well researched and coherently presented overview on the forces acting on the availability, supply and ultimately the... Read morePublished on April 12, 2011 by Eugene J. Jung
I read a lot of books about current affairs; I believe that Blood and Oil by Michael T. Klare is one of the best. Read morePublished on November 13, 2010 by Gene W. Devaux
This book is not about the current wars that the US is arguably fighting over oil. It mentions them briefly, but they are not the focus, so this book is accessible to both sides of... Read morePublished on December 3, 2009 by Sam Tracy
I was very disappointed with this book.
The first 185 pages of this book can be summed up in one sentence: "The World is running out of oil, and we need to make some... Read more