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    • The Prize

    • The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power
    • By: Daniel Yergin
    • Narrated by: Bob Jamieson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 51 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 415
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 304
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 305

    The Prize recounts the panoramic history of oil, and the struggle for wealth and power that has always surrounded oil. This struggle has shaken the world economy, dictated the outcome of wars, and transformed the destiny of men and nations. The Prize is as much a history of the 20th-century as of the oil industry itself.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • major let down

    • By Randol on 06-18-10
    • The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power
    • By: Daniel Yergin
    • Narrated by: Bob Jamieson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 51 mins
    • Release date: 09-26-08
    • 4 out of 5 stars 415 ratings

    Regular price: $13.27

    • The Quest

    • Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World
    • By: Daniel Yergin
    • Narrated by: Robert Petkoff
    • Length: 29 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 642
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 534
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 536

    A master storyteller as well as a leading energy expert, Yergin shows us how energy is an engine of global political and economic change. It is a story that spans the energies on which our civilization has been built and the new energies that are competing to replace them. From the jammed streets of Beijing to the shores of the Caspian Sea, from the conflicts in the Mideast to Capitol Hill and Silicon Valley, Yergin takes us into the decisions that are shaping our future.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best nonfiction book of 2011

    • By Joshua Kim on 05-06-12
    • Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World
    • By: Daniel Yergin
    • Narrated by: Robert Petkoff
    • Length: 29 hrs and 31 mins
    • Release date: 10-12-11
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 642 ratings

    Regular price: $24.50