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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library J 553.282 Farn (Text) 33294001725019 Juvenile Non-Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780756629700 (trade bdg.)
  • ISBN: 0756629705 (trade bdg.)
  • Physical Description: 72 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 29 cm. + 1 clip-art CD (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
  • Publisher: London ; DK, c2007.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
At head of title: Eyewitness.
Formatted Contents Note:
King oil -- Ancient oil -- Oil for light -- Dawn of the oil age -- Oil bonanza -- What is oil? -- Where oil comes from -- Natural gas -- Coal and peat -- Oil traps -- Solid oil -- How oil is found -- Getting the oil out -- Offshore oil rigs -- Piped oil -- Oil on the ocean -- Refining oil -- Energy and transportation -- Materials from oil -- Plastics and polymers -- Big oil -- Struggle for oil -- Dirty oil -- Saving oil -- Oil substitutes -- Wind power -- Solar energy -- Water power -- Nuclear power -- Production and consumption -- Timeline -- Find out more -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.:
Provides information about oil and other petroleum products, explaining what they are and how they are used; discussing oil exploration, drilling, and refining; and looking at the problem of pollution and alternatives to oil as a fuel source.
Subject: Petroleum > Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form: Adult easy reading.
Topic Heading: Books with accompanying CD-ROM.
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260 . ‡aLondon ; ‡aNew York : ‡bDK, ‡cc2007.
300 . ‡a72 p. : ‡bill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; ‡c29 cm. + ‡e1 clip-art CD (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
4901 . ‡aDK eyewitness books
500 . ‡aIncludes index.
500 . ‡aAt head of title: Eyewitness.
5050 . ‡aKing oil -- Ancient oil -- Oil for light -- Dawn of the oil age -- Oil bonanza -- What is oil? -- Where oil comes from -- Natural gas -- Coal and peat -- Oil traps -- Solid oil -- How oil is found -- Getting the oil out -- Offshore oil rigs -- Piped oil -- Oil on the ocean -- Refining oil -- Energy and transportation -- Materials from oil -- Plastics and polymers -- Big oil -- Struggle for oil -- Dirty oil -- Saving oil -- Oil substitutes -- Wind power -- Solar energy -- Water power -- Nuclear power -- Production and consumption -- Timeline -- Find out more -- Glossary.
520 . ‡aProvides information about oil and other petroleum products, explaining what they are and how they are used; discussing oil exploration, drilling, and refining; and looking at the problem of pollution and alternatives to oil as a fuel source.
590 . ‡aOriginally issued with a fold-out wall chart; VPL copy lacks fold-out chart (W/D).
590 . ‡aSet includes: 1 book, 1 CDROM.
592 . ‡aCDROM
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655 0. ‡aAdult easy reading.
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