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The Resource Fire on the horizon : the untold story of the Gulf oil disaster, by John Konrad and Tom Shroder

Fire on the horizon : the untold story of the Gulf oil disaster, by John Konrad and Tom Shroder

Label
Fire on the horizon : the untold story of the Gulf oil disaster
Title
Fire on the horizon
Title remainder
the untold story of the Gulf oil disaster
Statement of responsibility
by John Konrad and Tom Shroder
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on first-person accounts to examine the Deepwater Horizon oil-rig explosion and the offshore-drilling culture that laid the groundwork for the disaster
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Konrad, John
Dewey number
363.119622338190916364
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD7269.P42
LC item number
M615 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shroder, Tom
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill (2010)
  • BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010
  • Underwater explosions
  • Offshore oil well drilling
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • HISTORY
  • Offshore oil well drilling
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Underwater explosions
  • Gulf of Mexico
  • BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010
  • Underwater explosions
  • Offshore oil well drilling
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • HISTORY
Label
Fire on the horizon : the untold story of the Gulf oil disaster, by John Konrad and Tom Shroder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Author's note: A perilous crossing -- Prologue: The end -- The beginning -- Oil and water -- Cold comfort -- Sea legs -- King Neptune -- Macondo -- X marks the spot -- The flood -- A captain's colors -- Latching up -- Kicks -- A long string -- Uneasy partings -- Positive test -- Negative test -- Sailor take warning -- "Something ain't right" -- Mayday -- Abandon ship -- Mustering -- Going home -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn656450582
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 270 pages
Isbn
9780062063007
Lccn
2010051657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
3456577
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062063007
  • (OCoLC)656450582
Label
Fire on the horizon : the untold story of the Gulf oil disaster, by John Konrad and Tom Shroder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Author's note: A perilous crossing -- Prologue: The end -- The beginning -- Oil and water -- Cold comfort -- Sea legs -- King Neptune -- Macondo -- X marks the spot -- The flood -- A captain's colors -- Latching up -- Kicks -- A long string -- Uneasy partings -- Positive test -- Negative test -- Sailor take warning -- "Something ain't right" -- Mayday -- Abandon ship -- Mustering -- Going home -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn656450582
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 270 pages
Isbn
9780062063007
Lccn
2010051657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
3456577
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062063007
  • (OCoLC)656450582

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