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Main Title It's all for sale : the control of global resources /
Author Ridgeway, James,
Publisher Duke University Press,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 55016065
ISBN 0822334267; 9780822334262; 0822333740; 9780822333746
Subjects Natural resources. ; Commodity control. ; Raw materials--Political aspects. ; Primary commodities. ; Strategic materials. ; Utilisation des ressources. ; Efficacité. ; Ressources naturelles. ; Produits de base. ; Aspects politiques. ; Natèurliche Ressourcen ; Verfèugbarkeit ; Wirtschaft ; Wirtschaftsmacht ; Aspect politique. ; Produit commercial. ; Réglementation. ; Matière première. ; Natur.--(DE-588)4041358-5 ; Natèurliche Ressourcen.--(DE-588)4075236-7 ; Verfèugbarkeit.--(DE-588)4062817-6 ; Wirtschaft.--(DE-588)4066399-1 ; Wirtschaftsmacht.--(DE-588)4079347-3
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ERAM  HC85.R533 2004 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 03/04/2005
Collation xvii, 250 pages ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-234) and index.
Contents Notes
Fresh water -- Fuels -- Metals -- Forests -- Fibers -- Fertilizers -- Foods -- Flowers -- Drugs -- Human beings -- The sky -- The oceans -- Biodiversity. Five companies dominate the U.S. petroleum industry. Five control the world-wide trade in grain. Two have a corner on the private market for drinking water. In terms of actual dollars, trade in heroin, cocaine, and tobacco ranks alongside that in grain or metals. There are more slaves in the world today than ever before. Resource-by-resource, It's All for Sale uncovers and discloses who owns, buys, and sells what.