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Main Title In deep water : the anatomy of a disaster, the fate of the Gulf, and ending our oil addiction /
Author Lehner, Peter.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Deans, Bob.
Publisher Experiment,
Year Published 2010
OCLC Number 669750171
ISBN 9781615190355; 161519035X
Subjects BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010 ; Oil spills--Mexico, Gulf of ; Oil wells--Mexico, Gulf of--Blowouts ; Offshore oil well drilling--Mexico, Gulf of--History ; Petroleum industry and trade--Government policy--United States ; Energy policy--United States ; Petroleum as fuel--United States ; Oil wells--Blowouts ; Gulf of Mexico ; Oil wells--Blowouts--Mexico, Gulf of ; Petroleum industry--Government policy--United States
Additional Subjects BP (Firm) ; BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill (2010)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  TD427.P4L44 2010 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 09/09/2019
Collation xx, 154 pages : maps ; 21 cm
"First published by OR Books LLC, New York"--Title page verso. Includes bibliographical references (page 145), timeline and index.
Contents Notes
Timeline -- Foreword -- Introduction -- Blowout -- Oil in the water -- Big oil, "Small people" -- Blind faith -- A healthy gulf -- Beyond petroleum -- Epilogue. Describes the causes of the Deepwater Horizon explosion and the environmental, economic, and social damage done by the subsequent oil spill, and suggests ways to prevent another such disaster through decreased dependence on petroleum products.