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  • $2.50 A Gallonby Newt Gingrich

    Regnery Publishing 2012; US$ 14.95

    New York Times bestselling author, former Speaker of the House, and Fox News political analyst and Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich has a plan for slashing gas prices and reducing our long-term dependence on foreign oil. Gingrich is famous for taking big, visionary ideas and boiling them down into practical solutions for the American... more...

  • Our Land, Our Oil!by Stefano Casertano

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2012; US$ 69.95

    Stefano Casertano explores the connections between the presence of energy natural resources and the development of "local nationalism" in the producing regions. In particular, he applies a specific focus on those cases where such nationalism leads to secession attempts. The research is based on eight case studies in Bolivia, Sudan, Malaysia, Indonesia,... more...

  • Betriebliche Mitbestimmung in der Weimarer Republikby Werner Plumpe

    De Gruyter 1999; US$ 105.00

    Die ungelöst und häufig unreguliert verlaufenden sozialen Konflikte in den Betrieben zählten zu den die Weimarer Republik belastenden Probleme. Das Betriebsrätegesetz von 1920 war freilich trotz aller Auseinandersetzungen im Vorfeld seiner Verabschiedung weitgehend unumstritten. Wenn es trotzdem in den zwanziger Jahren zu keiner zufriedenstellenden... more...

  • Manufacturing of Concrete Products and Precast Elementsby Helmut Kuch; Jörg-Henry Schwabe; Ulrich Palzer

    Verlag Bau+Technik 2013; US$ 45.41

    The flexible use of prefabricated concrete products requires a continuously increasing diversity with regard to fresh concrete mix designs and properties, moulding processes, surface finishes and product characteristics. This trend imposes ever-higher requirements on manufacturers of the associated production equipment and on precast plants. The main... more...

  • OPECby Mohammed E. Ahrari

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 40.00

    A glut of oil, dropping prices, the threat of insolvency, a divided membership -- these developments in the early weeks of 1985 underline the cogency of Mohammed Ahrari's historical study of the OPEC oil cartel and his argument that economic forces, not politics, determine OPEC's action in the world arena. The impetus for the formation of OPEC in... more...

  • Access to Energyby Melvin A. Conant

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    Conant explores how the transformation of oil from a commercial commodity to a strategic raw material have changed the face of world energy politics. In an increasingly interdependent world, Conant questions the right of any nation to withold vital supplies from other countries. more...

  • Myths of the Oil Boom: American National Security in a Global Energy Marketby Steve A. Yetiv

    Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 20.99

    The last decade has seen a far-reaching revolution in the oil industry, both in the US and globally. By some measures, America is on pace to become the world's biggest oil producer, an outcome that was inconceivable just a few years ago. But what does this shift really mean for American and global security? In Myths of the Oil Boom, Steve A. Yetiv,... more...

  • Natural Gas Informationby Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2003; US$ 120.00

    A detailed reference work on gas supply and demand covering not only the OECD countries but also the rest of the world, this publication contains essential information on LNG and pipeline trade, gas reserves, storage capacity and prices. The main part of the book, however, concentrates on OECD countries, showing a detailed supply and demand balance... more...

  • Coal Informationby Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 149.00

    This volume is a reference book on current trends in the world coal market. Part I contains an analysis of the 2003 international coal market using IEA statistics that covers prices, demand, trade, supply and production. Part II contains over 300 pages of country-specific statistics on coal in 30 OECD Member countries and 8 OECD and IEA regional... more...

  • Natural Gas Informationby Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 149.00

    A detailed reference work on gas supply and demand covering not only the OECD countries but also the rest of the world, this publication contains essential information on LNG and pipeline trade, gas reserves, storage capacity and prices. The main part of the book, however, concentrates on OECD countries, showing a detailed supply and demand balance... more...