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Crude: The Story of Oil Hardcover – Bargain Price, September 7, 2004
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"Couldnt be more relevant." -- USA Today, October 17, 2004
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About the Author
SONIA SHAH edited both the critically acclaimed Dragon Ladies: Asian American Feminists Breathe Fire and Between Fear and Hope: A Decade of Peace Activism. A former editor at South End Press and Nuclear Times Magazine, Shah is an independent journalist whose writing appears in The Nation, The Progressive, Salon, and elsewhere.
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Blends history, politics, a little science with the role of oil in our lives.
As with her other work her prose is easily read and hard to put down.