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New Episodes! A regular podcast on the History of Oil by Peter B. Doran: the need – and the greed – that have defined the modern age. https://twitter.com/PeterBDoran

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New Episodes! A regular podcast on the History of Oil by Peter B. Doran: the need – and the greed – that have defined the modern age. https://twitter.com/PeterBDoran

    Episode 33 - The Monster Pipe

    Episode 33 - The Monster Pipe

    The Alyeska consortium builds an 800-mile pipeline across
    Alaska.

    • 11 min
    A History of Oil, Episode 32 - Ice and Crude

    A History of Oil, Episode 32 - Ice and Crude

    The hunt is on for Alaskan crude.

    • 10 min
    A History of Oil, Episode 31, Inflated Dreams

    A History of Oil, Episode 31, Inflated Dreams

    The long-awaited showdown over Iran unfolds.

    • 13 min
    A History of Oil, Episode 30 - Friends and Enemies

    A History of Oil, Episode 30 - Friends and Enemies

    Strange things happen when oil reaches stratospheric heights.

    • 15 min
    A History of Oil, Episode 29 - Oil Shock

    A History of Oil, Episode 29 - Oil Shock

    Cheap oil goes bust, for now.

    • 12 min
    A History of Oil, Episode 28 - Breaking Rockefeller

    A History of Oil, Episode 28 - Breaking Rockefeller

    Iran's "King of Kings" becomes the Guardian of the Gulf.

    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
94 Ratings

94 Ratings

lwebb2010 ,

Great Podcast and story!

Please make more episodes!!

Ben0108816 ,

Come Baaaack

A great show that has suffered from some unfortunate and untimely podfade. The host is great, the information is fascinating and extremely timely. I hope he finishes at some point.

StanSamuels ,

Great Podcast

Great presentation. Great content.

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