The Prize. The Epic Quest For Oil, Money and Power.

Daniel Yergin's The Prize: The Epic Quest For Oil, Money and Power; Lengthily Inscribed by Him

The Prize. The Epic Quest For Oil, Money and Power.

YERGIN, Daniel.


Item Number: 120452

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1991.

Early printing of “the best history of oil ever written” (Business Week), which went on to win the Pulitzer Prize. Octavo, original half cloth. Presentation copy, lengthily inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “To Jack- With gratitude for the opportunity to be part of the AMC ’91 and appreciation for the gracious hospitality Best wishes, Daniel Yergin Jan 3, ’99 Pittsburgh.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Robert Anthony.

"Spellbinding...irresistible...monumental...must be read to understand the first thing about the role of oil in modern history" (The New York Times). "A masterly narrative...The Prize portrays the interweaving of national and corporate interests, the conflicts and stratagems, the miscalculations, the follies, and the ironies" (James Schlesinger).

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