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The Resource Saudi, Inc. : the Arabian kingdom's pursuit of profit and power, Ellen R. Wald

Saudi, Inc. : the Arabian kingdom's pursuit of profit and power, Ellen R. Wald

Label
Saudi, Inc. : the Arabian kingdom's pursuit of profit and power
Title
Saudi, Inc.
Title remainder
the Arabian kingdom's pursuit of profit and power
Statement of responsibility
Ellen R. Wald
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of Saudi Aramco, the world's most profitable company, traces the story and ambitions of the Saudi royal family and their role in using Islamic law, traditional ideologies, and sophisticated business practices to generate and control trillions in profits
Cataloging source
FSP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wald, Ellen R.
Dewey number
338.7/665509538
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9576.S35
LC item number
A78 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arabian American Oil Company
  • Saudi Aramco
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • United States
  • Saudi Arabia
Target audience
adult
Label
Saudi, Inc. : the Arabian kingdom's pursuit of profit and power, Ellen R. Wald
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Prologue: The refugee becomes king -- "A devil of a time" -- The Americans in King Ibn Saud's court -- Actual accrued benefit -- An Arabian dawn -- He met his duty -- Putting the house in order -- Wahhabism, women, westerners, and riyals -- "Masters of our own commodity" -- "Nationalization was not the thing at all" -- "Barrels of oil and gigawatts of power" -- Epilogue: For their sons
Control code
on1029576813
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books edition.
Extent
xvii, 302 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781681776606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
338.7 W142 ; XX-N ; [A17BP125, #46, 3@27.95, LAP/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1029576813
  • (OCoLC)1029576813
Label
Saudi, Inc. : the Arabian kingdom's pursuit of profit and power, Ellen R. Wald
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Prologue: The refugee becomes king -- "A devil of a time" -- The Americans in King Ibn Saud's court -- Actual accrued benefit -- An Arabian dawn -- He met his duty -- Putting the house in order -- Wahhabism, women, westerners, and riyals -- "Masters of our own commodity" -- "Nationalization was not the thing at all" -- "Barrels of oil and gigawatts of power" -- Epilogue: For their sons
Control code
on1029576813
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books edition.
Extent
xvii, 302 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781681776606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
338.7 W142 ; XX-N ; [A17BP125, #46, 3@27.95, LAP/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1029576813
  • (OCoLC)1029576813

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