Spindletop: The True Story of the Oil Discovery That Changed the Worldby James Anthony Clark, Michael T. Halbouty
Spindletop is the true story of the oil discovery that changed the world--of the events leading up to it and the boom days that followed. It is a fascinating tale of men against odds, and the incidents that molded men and ideas together to form the nucleus of the modern oil industry. The story is brought vividly alive by its colorful portraits of the men who played a part in this great adventure.
Written by men who have known the field all their lives, Spindletop reveals for the first time the whole story of the discovery that inaugurated the rise of America to a dominant world power and helped its people to achieve security and prosperity.
- Taylor Trade Publishing
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