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The Great Oil Conspiracy: How the U.S. Government Hid the Nazi Discovery of Abiotic Oil from the American People Hardcover


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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 176 pages
  • Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing; 1 edition (September 1, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1620871629
  • ISBN-13: 978-1620871621
  • Product Dimensions: 8.3 x 5.5 x 1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 11.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #668,119 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Dr. Jerome R. Corsi received his PhD from Harvard University in political science. He is currently a senior staff reporter for WND.com, where he works as an investigative journalist. In 2004, Dr. Corsi coauthored the #1 New York Times bestseller Unfit for Command: Swift Boat Veterans Speak Out Against John Kerry. Its success permitted him to write full-time on politics and economics, two fields in which he has considerable expertise and experience. Since then, Dr. Corsi has written five New York Times bestselling books, including The Obama Nation: Leftist Politics and the Cult of Personality.

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Dr. Jerome Corsi is a Senior Staff Reporter for World Net Daily where he works as an investigative reporter.

In 2004, Dr. Corsi co-authored the #1 New York Times bestseller, Unfit for Command: Swift Boat Veterans Speak Out Against John Kerry.

The success of Unfit for Command permitted Dr. Corsi to devote full time to writing.

In the past 5 years, he has published 5 New York Times bestselling non-fiction books.

In August 2008, he published The Obama Nation: Leftist Politics and the Cult of Personality, which was a #1 New York Times bestseller for a month and remained on the NYT bestseller list for 10 weeks.

His most recent non-fiction book, America for Sale: Fighting the New World Order, Surviving a Global Depression, and Preserving USA Sovereignty debuted on the New York Times bestseller list on Nov. 1, 2009.

For nearly 25 years, beginning in 1981, Dr. Corsi worked with banks throughout the United States and around the world to develop financial services marketing companies to assist banks in establishing broker/dealers and insurance subsidiaries to provide financial planning products and services to their retail customers.

He is a frequent guest on talk radio shows nationally and has made repeated television appearances on Fox News, MSNBC, CNN News and Fox Business News.

Dr. Corsi lives with his family in New Jersey, where he is a full-time writer.

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Very interesting book all should read!
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Unfortunately, this book is nothing but an incoherent rambling that fails to present any actual evidence regarding an abiotic origin of oil.
Andrew
A great read about how and why the powers that be have taken control to insure their future control of OIL.
John M. Wasilnak

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62 of 81 people found the following review helpful By Andrew on October 5, 2012
Format: Kindle Edition
As a petroleum geologist, I was intrigued by the title of this book and the concept of abiotic oil. I was willing to give the suject a chance and keep an open mind, after all, who doesn't like a good conspiracy? Unfortunately, this book is nothing but an incoherent rambling that fails to present any actual evidence regarding an abiotic origin of oil. Simply drilling deeper and offshore is completely unrelated to whether the source of the oil is organic or abiotic. The argument that Hubbert's peak oil curve is outdated is probably true, BUT is a function of improved technology (e.g. hydraulic fracturing) over the years rather than an "unlimited source" of oil from the mantle. Overall, an interesting read...not due to a convincing argument of abiotic oil, but more from the standpoint of viewing into the thought process of a potentially insane person. I know most people will discredit this review because I'm an industry stooge...but for fellow industry stooges interested in entertaining the idea of abiotic oil, if only to learn about a conspiracy theory, don't waste your time.
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5 of 6 people found the following review helpful By Jack on August 20, 2013
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The author is not a scientist and doesn't have a grasp of the reasons why producing oil artificially is not economical especially since OPEC has a policy to block competition.
What is needed is a solution and less hand-wringing as done by the author.
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5 of 7 people found the following review helpful By Clownfish on February 21, 2014
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This book is a incoherent rambling collection of psychotic thoughts. Mr. Corsi is in desperate need of medication and therapy.
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Format: Hardcover
Corsi is not revealing new information when he endorses the theory of abiotic formation of naturally-occurring petroleum hydrocarbons. Unfortunately, since so much of his earlier work is sheer crackpottery, Corsi, by venturing into this subject matter, gives guilt-by-association aid and comfort to those who reject the theory.

Eminent Russian petroleum geologists accept the theory and have published extensively on it. Much of their work can be read at an online site maintained by Gas Resources Corporation of Houston, Texas, and presided over by J.F. Kenney, an American geologist who has co-authored several papers on abiotic formation of oil with the Russian scientists. These are not casual papers; they are peer-reviewed publications, written by members in good standing of Russian and Ukrainian Academies of Science and published in respected scientific journals.

Interestingly and ironically, a Russian scientist, Mikhail Lomontosov, was the father of the theory that all naturally-occurring petroleum hydrocarbons are fossil-derived.

Regrettably, Corsi seems not to have obtained the services of a proofreader. The book is shot through with typographical errors.
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Robert DeLeon on November 23, 2013
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Oil conspiracy I can't understand the oil conspiracy today it has been going on forever, someone trying to get rich off everyone else.
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3 of 6 people found the following review helpful By john leopold on February 4, 2014
Format: Hardcover
Not very good. Crazy talk about conspiracies. Waste of time. Would not recommend. Stay away. Waste of time and money.
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3 of 6 people found the following review helpful By John M. Wasilnak on April 1, 2013
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A great read about how and why the powers that be have taken control to insure their future control of OIL. A great price with fast ship, thanks.
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3 of 6 people found the following review helpful By Daddy Hose on February 2, 2013
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This book lets you know who is in charge. And what they want from us. Just wish we were using the tech.
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