'The Big Rich' Covers Almost a Century of Texas Oil

The Texas Observer | December 3, 2008
For those with an interest in contemporary Texas history this is a must-read; indeed, its reach stretches well beyond Texas. The oil rich of Texas loomed large on the national horizon, and there was a time that if they pawed the earth, politicians trembled.

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