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Death and oil

Bradford Matsen

Death and oil

a true story of the Piper Alpha disaster on the North Sea

by Bradford Matsen

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oil wells,
  • Blowouts,
  • Offshore oil well drilling,
  • Disaster victims,
  • Survival,
  • Oil well drilling rigs,
  • Explosions,
  • Accidents,
  • Disasters,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBrad Matsen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN871.215 .M36 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 203 p. :
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25138396M
    ISBN 100307378810
    ISBN 109780307378811
    LC Control Number2011011902
    OCLC/WorldCa699764161

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