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The Resource Cronies : oil, the Bushes, and the rise of Texas, America's superstate, Robert Bryce

Cronies : oil, the Bushes, and the rise of Texas, America's superstate, Robert Bryce

Label
Cronies : oil, the Bushes, and the rise of Texas, America's superstate
Title
Cronies
Title remainder
oil, the Bushes, and the rise of Texas, America's superstate
Statement of responsibility
Robert Bryce
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at how the energy resources in Texas have influenced politicians and advanced economic interests of the oil industry
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bryce, Robert
Dewey number
976.4/063
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F391.2
LC item number
.B795 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bush family
  • Texas
  • Texas
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Business and politics
  • Political culture
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Business and politics
  • Political culture
  • United States
Label
Cronies : oil, the Bushes, and the rise of Texas, America's superstate, Robert Bryce
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From Mina al-Bakr to Houston -- From Kilgore to Baghdad -- The Supercapitalists -- Depleting the Federal Treasury -- 1948: Lawyers, Airplanes, and Money-Part I -- Brown & Root Cleans Up -- Bush and Baker Join Forces -- Bleeding Oil -- Texas CREEPs for Nixon -- Brown & Root Goes to Vietnam -- All the Shah's Texans -- Brown & Root and Saddam -- "America's Superstate" -- 10000 Memorial and the "Texas Strategy" -- "It's Not About Oil!"-Part I -- A Pit Bull on the Pant Leg of Cronyville -- Oil for W (and W for Oil) -- Halliburton Hires a Crony -- Baker Cashes In -- 2000: Lawyers, Airplanes, and Money-Part II -- The President from Baker Botts ... and Halliburton, and Exxon Mobil -- Dreaming War -- "It's Not About Oil!"-Part II -- Minister of Nondisclosure -- A Black-Tie Affair -- The United States of Texas
Control code
ocm53992869
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 327 pages
Isbn
9781586481889
Lccn
2003070694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)53992869
Label
Cronies : oil, the Bushes, and the rise of Texas, America's superstate, Robert Bryce
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From Mina al-Bakr to Houston -- From Kilgore to Baghdad -- The Supercapitalists -- Depleting the Federal Treasury -- 1948: Lawyers, Airplanes, and Money-Part I -- Brown & Root Cleans Up -- Bush and Baker Join Forces -- Bleeding Oil -- Texas CREEPs for Nixon -- Brown & Root Goes to Vietnam -- All the Shah's Texans -- Brown & Root and Saddam -- "America's Superstate" -- 10000 Memorial and the "Texas Strategy" -- "It's Not About Oil!"-Part I -- A Pit Bull on the Pant Leg of Cronyville -- Oil for W (and W for Oil) -- Halliburton Hires a Crony -- Baker Cashes In -- 2000: Lawyers, Airplanes, and Money-Part II -- The President from Baker Botts ... and Halliburton, and Exxon Mobil -- Dreaming War -- "It's Not About Oil!"-Part II -- Minister of Nondisclosure -- A Black-Tie Affair -- The United States of Texas
Control code
ocm53992869
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 327 pages
Isbn
9781586481889
Lccn
2003070694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)53992869

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