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Secret History of Oil

Test Question: Where did World War One begin? Hint: Same place US forces are fighting in now! Robert Newman gets to grips with the wars and politics of the last hundred years - but rather than adhering to the history we were fed at ... all school, the places oil centre stage as the cause of all commotion.
Great history, though I disagree with the Peak Oil hypothesis. Very entertaining.