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Oil Imperialism

The International Struggle for Petroleum, 1st Edition

By Louis Fischer

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256 pages

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The close dovetailing between the interests of oil trusts and the policies of diplomats was one of the most significant and absorbing political developments of 1910-1920. This book examines the growing importance of oil to Soviet Russia at the start of the twentieth century and the impact this had on the geo-politics of the region.

Table of Contents

1. The War for Baku 2. The Genoa Conference and Oil 3. In the Royal Dutch Capital 4. The Oil Blockade and After 5. Standard Oil Backs Russian Recognition 6. Soviet Concessions 7. The United States, Japan and Russia 8. In the Shahdom of Persia

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Routledge Library Editions: The Economics and Politics of Oil and Gas

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS000000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / General
BUS023000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economic History
BUS069000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General
HIS032000
HISTORY / Europe / Russia & the Former Soviet Union