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Prize, The: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power; New Order of Oil, The

03/25/1993


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Series
Prize, The: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power
Program
New Order of Oil, The
Program Number

108

Series Description

Broadcast January 1993

Based on Daniel Yergin's bestselling book on the history of oil, this series tells the history of oil, starting in the 1850s with the first oil well in Titusville, PA, and continuing through the Gulf War and into the future, speculating on the role oil will play in our society in the next century. Donald Sutherland narrates. Series release date: 1993

Program Description

After the war in the Gulf, renewed attention is focused on balancing economics and the hydrocarbon way of life with rising concern for the environment. How will vast oil reserves in the former Soviet Union affect the future of oil? What does the future hold for oil and the hydrocarbon society in the Information Age?

Duration

00:54:29

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
Citation
Chicago: “Prize, The: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power; New Order of Oil, The,” 03/25/1993, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_92A7FE4C75494B5D863C0DE15207AD40.
MLA: “Prize, The: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power; New Order of Oil, The.” 03/25/1993. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_92A7FE4C75494B5D863C0DE15207AD40>.
APA: Prize, The: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power; New Order of Oil, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_92A7FE4C75494B5D863C0DE15207AD40
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