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User Review  - HadriantheBlind - LibraryThing

This is something quite extraordinary. A sprawling, epic story covering energy and its effects on policy, with characters and topics and events from the beginning of the industrial revolution to the ... Read full review

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User Review  - atortorice001 - LibraryThing

I don't think I read a review of this book that hasn't used the word “magisterial†. It's a sort of 700 page Readers Digest survey of all things energy, past and present and future. A pretty ... Read full review

Review: The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World

User Review  - Glen R. - Goodreads

It took me several months to read and digest this book. It is 685 pages of text and about 200 pages of back of the book stuff – notes, index, etc. Yergin digs through a mound of information regarding ... Read full review

Review: The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World

User Review  - Bruce Bell - Goodreads

If you've ever had a question about how the modern geopolitical landscape works, chances are it's related to energy, and thus, covered in this book. With oversimplifying, Yergin takes us back to the ... Read full review

Review: The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World

User Review  - Jake Wellman - Goodreads

The manual of energy in the 21st century, Yergin's encyclopedia answers all the questions a modern "all of the above" energy strategy elicits in concerned citizens. In an age marked by security ... Read full review

Review: The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World

User Review  - Pieter - Goodreads

The sequel of "The Prize", which focuses on the history of oil. The author deals in "The Quest" with the short period about oil that was left uncovered in the "The Prize", starting from the second ... Read full review

Review: The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World

User Review  - Mal Warwick - Goodreads

Daniel Yergin's Superb New Book: A Brilliant Survey of Energy Issues Some two centuries ago a profound economic shift upset the traditional relations of East and West. With the advent of the ... Read full review

Review: The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World

User Review  - McKenzie Dickens - Goodreads

Where It All Comes From It's not everyday that one considers where the source of energy comes from. Our energy is so seamlessly weaved into everyday life that it's easy to forget that the supply chain ... Read full review

Review: The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World

User Review  - Johnsergeant - Goodreads

Narrated by Robert Petkoff 29 hrs and 31 mins Publisher's Summary In this gripping account of the quest for the energy that our world needs, Daniel Yergin continues the riveting story begun in his ... Read full review

Review: The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World

User Review  - Zhifei Ge - Goodreads

The central idea of the book is energy can be leveraged to impact global economy, and thus the importance of energy security can never be overstated. The author, Daniel Yergin, touches almost every ... Read full review


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