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

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.
The Texas Observer  |  Dave Richards  |  12-03-2008  |  Nonfiction

'Winning Our Energy Independence' Takes on 'The Three Poisons'new

S. David Freeman lays out a plan to phase out Big Coal, Big Oil, and nuclear over 30 years while meeting the needs of our high-energy society by implementing renewable technologies that already exist: sun, wind, and renewably generated hydrogen, supplemented by small hydroelectric, geothermal, and certain biofuels.
San Francisco Bay Guardian  |  Diana Scott  |  07-10-2008  |  Nonfiction

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