By F. William Engdahl
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This e-book has develop into a global best-seller and looks in fourteen international languages. It info the emergence of the us in the course of the keep an eye on of 1 commodity, oil. It strains that upward push from the tip of the nineteenth century, via global wars to the unending wars of at the present time over oil.
Here’s a few of what you are going to learn:
+ How Churchill and the British army formed the occasions that ended in international battle I and the hidden position of regulate of heart East oil at the back of the battle.
+ How the British manipulated the 1919 Mandate to regulate Palestine, the Balfour announcement, Sykes-Picot and the 1919 carve up the center East in a way that haunts the realm to today.
+ Why Iran’s Mossadegh needed to be toppled via the CIA within the 1950’S to maintain Anglo-American oil keep an eye on.
+ the genuine cause the CIA toppled France’s President de Gaulle in may possibly 1968
+ the key origins of the post-1973 oil shocks and the Petro-dollar to interchange the gold-backed buck.
+ the true heritage to the toppling of Saddam Hussein going again to the Nineties.
+ the particular hidden function for keep an eye on of global oil at the back of the post-911 US struggle on Terror.
This is a narrative approximately strength, strength over complete international locations and continents. the tale describes the motor vehicle to that remarkable strength over international locations, oil, and the very important function it has performed in peace in addition to wars some time past century. Henry Kissinger, the previous American Secretary of nation positioned it succinctly through the first oil surprise of the early 1970’s. He declared, “Control the oil and also you keep an eye on whole nations.”
A skinny pink line runs during the background of the realm because Fashoda, and that's coated in oil and blood. This booklet isn't for the faint of center, however it is intended to impress mirrored image and dialogue between those that can see past the day-by-day media manipulation of fact that's known as news.
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A Century of War: Anglo-American Oil Politics and the New World Order by F. William Engdahl