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

User Review  - Maria - Goodreads

Energy debates in the US public policy are focused around independence and oil. Yergin details the development, production, history and economics of the various energy resources that are used right ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Jcledezma - Goodreads

Too much Russian detail. Dry reading. Gave up. Read full review

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

User Review  - Andria Kerkof - Goodreads

so very long but super interesting. Read full review

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

User Review  - David Barie - Goodreads

Anyone interested in the history and impact of energy on society, economics, and geopolitics should read The Quest. Yergin completes history of oil and nuclear in the 20 years since the publication of ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Adrian - Goodreads

In contrast to his previous epic of energy, The Prize, Yergin's updated offering, The Quest, deals with a far more complex, and controversial matter, energy diversity and sustainability. The Quest ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Ross - Goodreads

This book is almost 4 stars for me because I am very interested in the subject of global warming which is now taking place now due to the burning of fossil fuels. This book is 700 pages covering the ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Ernest - Goodreads

A well researched, finely written, eye opening view of what is called "Black Gold." This book spans the ages, from the discovery of fossil fuels and sticks with current affairs about the evolution of ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Craig Fiebig - Goodreads

Great book. Should be required reading. Great job covering, indirectly, the law of unintended consequences and the oddly regressive transfer of wealth from the poor to the 1%ers in the form of subsidies for solar and electric cars. A modern embarrassment for the rich! 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  - Vikas Reddy - Goodreads

A very informative and enlightening book. However the book could've maintained more brevity. A few points were repeated time and again....to the extent that it got boring. On the other hand, thematically it was spot on. Read full review


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