Curse of the Black Gold

Curse of the Black Gold

50 Years of Oil in the Niger Delta

Book - 2008
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A graphic look at the profound cost of oil exploitation in West Africa. World-renowned photo-journalist Ed Kashi traces 50 years of interest in Nigerian oil and the resulting degradation and community conflicts that have plagued the region. This is the first book to document what has been called the scramble for African oil'. Kashi exposes the reality of oil's impact, providing a a compelling pictorial history of one of the world's great deltaic areas.'
Publisher: Brooklyn, N.Y. : PowerHouse Books, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781576874264
Branch Call Number: 333.8232 Kashi 12/2008
Characteristics: 223 p. :,col. ill. ;,32 cm.
Additional Contributors: Watts, Michael


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