Making the desert modern : Americans, Arabs, and oil on the Saudi frontier, 1933-1973 /

In 1933 American oilmen representing what later became the Arabian American Oil Company (Aramco) signed a concession agreement with the Saudi Arabian king granting the company sole proprietorship over the oil reserves in the country's largest province. As drilling commenced and wells proliferat...

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Main Author: Parker, Chad H., 1973-
Format: Book
Published:Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [2015]
Series:Culture, politics, and the Cold War.
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Oakton Community College

Location: Ray Hartstein Campus Library

Call Number: RHC. HD9576.S35 A763 2015
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