The Party's Over: Oil, War and the Fate of Industrial Societies

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Clairview Books, 2005 - Petroleum industry and trade - 306 pages
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The world is about to run out of cheap oil, and this updated bestseller predicts the implications of this era, with recommendations for personal, community, national, and global actions.

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User Review  - bkinetic - LibraryThing

This was the first book I read on the topic of peak oil, so it was an eye-opening experience. It makes the case for peak oil to a general audience without too much technical detail and describes the ... Read full review

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User Review  - gpmartinson - LibraryThing

What happens when the amount of oil in the world starts to hit the maximum level of production that it has? What happens if our use continues to rise at the same time? Welcome to the near future. Hydrogen better come soon or there will be a need to fully own all of the oil everywhere. Read full review

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Richard Heinberg is Senior Fellow at the Post Carbon Institute. He is the author of several influential books on resource depletion including Peak Everything: Waking Up to the Century Of Declines.

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