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The Resource Cronies : oil, the Bushes, and the rise of Texas, America's superstate, Robert Bryce

Cronies : oil, the Bushes, and the rise of Texas, America's superstate, Robert Bryce

Label
Cronies : oil, the Bushes, and the rise of Texas, America's superstate
Title
Cronies
Title remainder
oil, the Bushes, and the rise of Texas, America's superstate
Statement of responsibility
Robert Bryce
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bryce, Robert
Dewey number
976.4/063
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F391.2
LC item number
.B795 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bush family
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Business and politics
  • Political culture
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Business and politics
  • Political culture
  • Texas
  • Texas
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Cronies : oil, the Bushes, and the rise of Texas, America's superstate, Robert Bryce
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [291]-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 37
  • 4
  • Depleting the Federal Treasury
  • 45
  • 5
  • 1948: Lawyers, Airplanes, and Money-Part I
  • 51
  • 6
  • Brown & Root Cleans Up
  • 69
  • 1
  • 7
  • Bush and Baker Join Forces
  • 79
  • 8
  • Bleeding Oil
  • 90
  • 9
  • Texas CREEPs for Nixon
  • 96
  • 10
  • From Mina al-Bakr to Houston
  • Brown & Root Goes to Vietnam
  • 105
  • 11
  • All the Shah's Texans
  • 111
  • 12
  • Brown & Root and Saddam
  • 124
  • 13
  • "America's Superstate"
  • 1
  • 131
  • 14
  • 10000 Memorial and the "Texas Strategy"
  • 137
  • 15
  • "It's Not About Oil!"-Part I
  • 157
  • 16
  • A Pit Bull on the Pant Leg of Cronyville
  • 168
  • 2
  • 17
  • Oil for W (and W for Oil)
  • 181
  • 18
  • Halliburton Hires a Crony
  • 186
  • 19
  • Baker Cashes In
  • 196
  • 20
  • From Kilgore to Baghdad
  • 2000: Lawyers, Airplanes, and Money-Part II
  • 206
  • 21
  • President from Baker Botts...and Halliburton, and Exxon Mobil
  • 217
  • 22
  • Dreaming War
  • 228
  • 23
  • "It's Not About Oil!"-Part II
  • 24
  • 236
  • 24
  • Minister of Nondisclosure
  • 244
  • 25
  • A Black-Tie Affair
  • 250
  • 26
  • United States of Texas
  • 259
  • 3
  • Supercapitalists
Control code
ocm53992869
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 327 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781586481889
Lccn
2003070694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
976.4063 B843 ; P ; XX-N ; R1004BT1.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o53992869
  • (Sirsi) o53992869
Label
Cronies : oil, the Bushes, and the rise of Texas, America's superstate, Robert Bryce
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [291]-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 37
  • 4
  • Depleting the Federal Treasury
  • 45
  • 5
  • 1948: Lawyers, Airplanes, and Money-Part I
  • 51
  • 6
  • Brown & Root Cleans Up
  • 69
  • 1
  • 7
  • Bush and Baker Join Forces
  • 79
  • 8
  • Bleeding Oil
  • 90
  • 9
  • Texas CREEPs for Nixon
  • 96
  • 10
  • From Mina al-Bakr to Houston
  • Brown & Root Goes to Vietnam
  • 105
  • 11
  • All the Shah's Texans
  • 111
  • 12
  • Brown & Root and Saddam
  • 124
  • 13
  • "America's Superstate"
  • 1
  • 131
  • 14
  • 10000 Memorial and the "Texas Strategy"
  • 137
  • 15
  • "It's Not About Oil!"-Part I
  • 157
  • 16
  • A Pit Bull on the Pant Leg of Cronyville
  • 168
  • 2
  • 17
  • Oil for W (and W for Oil)
  • 181
  • 18
  • Halliburton Hires a Crony
  • 186
  • 19
  • Baker Cashes In
  • 196
  • 20
  • From Kilgore to Baghdad
  • 2000: Lawyers, Airplanes, and Money-Part II
  • 206
  • 21
  • President from Baker Botts...and Halliburton, and Exxon Mobil
  • 217
  • 22
  • Dreaming War
  • 228
  • 23
  • "It's Not About Oil!"-Part II
  • 24
  • 236
  • 24
  • Minister of Nondisclosure
  • 244
  • 25
  • A Black-Tie Affair
  • 250
  • 26
  • United States of Texas
  • 259
  • 3
  • Supercapitalists
Control code
ocm53992869
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 327 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781586481889
Lccn
2003070694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
976.4063 B843 ; P ; XX-N ; R1004BT1.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o53992869
  • (Sirsi) o53992869

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