Oil in the Middle East

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Capstone Classroom, 2005 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 56 pages
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Oil is an important resource for the world, and we are dependent on the Middle East for much of our supply. This book answers key questions about the region's history, such as: How did oil affect the development of the Middle East's countries? How have oil incomes benefited the region's people? Has oil been the cause of conflict in the Middle East?
 

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Contents
4
The First Middle East Oil Discoveries
10
Arabian Explorations
16
Postwar Boom and Disruption
22
Oil and Political Change
28
Iraq and Oil Today
34
The Gulf and Oil Today
40
When the Oil Runs Out
46
Whos Who?
52
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John King is a Heinemann Raintree author.

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