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Product Description: On April 20, 2010, the crew of the floating drill rig Deepwater Horizon lost control of the Macondo oil well forty miles offshore in the Gulf of Mexico. Escaping gas and oil ignited, destroying the rig, killing eleven crew members, and injuring dozens more...read more

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9780674545236 | Harvard Univ Pr, September 6, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: On April 20, 2010, the crew of the floating drill rig Deepwater Horizon lost control of the Macondo oil well forty miles offshore in the Gulf of Mexico.

Product Description: The blowout of the Deepwater Horizon and subsequent underground oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 is considered by many to be the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history.  Interest groups, public officials, and media organizations have spent considerable time documenting the economic and ecological impacts of this spill as well as the causes of the spill, ostensibly to prevent future disasters of this magnitude...read more

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9780415537285 | Routledge, December 16, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The blowout of the Deepwater Horizon and subsequent underground oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 is considered by many to be the worst environmental disaster in U.

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9781138194526 | Routledge, January 29, 2016, cover price $42.95 | About this edition: The blowout of the Deepwater Horizon and subsequent underground oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 is considered by many to be the worst environmental disaster in U.

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Product Description: When the BP oil spill devastates the Gulf coast, those who made a living by shrimping find themselves in dire straits. For the oddballs and lowlifes who inhabit the sleepy, working class bayou town of Jeannette,  these desperate circumstances serve as the catalyst that pushes them to enact whatever risky schemes they can dream up to reverse their fortunes...read more

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9780804140560 | Crown Pub, February 3, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: When the BP oil spill devastates the Gulf coast, those who made a living by shrimping find themselves in dire straits.

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9780804140584 | Broadway Books, November 3, 2015, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: When the BP oil spill devastates the Gulf coast, those who made a living by shrimping find themselves in dire straits.

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9780062063007 | Harpercollins, March 1, 2011, cover price $27.99

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9780062063014 | Harpercollins, April 3, 2012, cover price $15.99 | also contains Fire on the Horizon: The Untold Story of the Gulf Oil Disaster
9780062066541 | Large print edition (Harpercollins, March 15, 2011), cover price $27.99

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Product Description: The struggle to kill the BP Macondo gusher in the Gulf of Mexico is the Apollo 13 of our time. This is the story of the nightmare well and of the men who conquered it in dangerous waters. It is a technological thriller for the ages...read more

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9781451625349 | Simon & Schuster, April 5, 2011, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: It was a technological crisis in an alien realm: a blown-out oil well in mile-deep water in the Gulf of Mexico.

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9781451625370 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, April 3, 2012), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: The struggle to kill the BP Macondo gusher in the Gulf of Mexico is the Apollo 13 of our time.

Challenges the beginning playwright to explore the best and most effective ways to tell a story through dramatic form.
By Gregorio S. Aston (editor)

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9781619424999 | Nova Science Pub Inc, April 1, 2012, cover price $95.00

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9780240801179, titled "Writing Your First Play" | Focal Pr, March 1, 1991, cover price $30.95 | also contains Writing Your First Play | About this edition: Challenges the beginning playwright to explore the best and most effective ways to tell a story through dramatic form.

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Product Description: On April 20, 2010, the gigantic drilling rig Deepwater Horizon blew up in the Gulf of Mexico, killing eleven crew members and causing a massive eruption of oil from BP's Macondo well. For months, oil gushed into the Gulf, spreading death and destruction...read more

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9780262015837 | Mit Pr, October 18, 2010, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: On April 20, 2010, the gigantic drilling rig Deepwater Horizon blew up in the Gulf of Mexico, killing eleven crew members and causing a massive eruption of oil from BP's Macondo well.

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9780262517294 | Mit Pr, February 10, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: On April 20, 2010, the gigantic drilling rig Deepwater Horizon blew up in the Gulf of Mexico, killing eleven crew members and causing a massive eruption of oil from BP's Macondo well.

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Product Description: On April 20, 2010, the Deepwater Horizon platform drilling the Macondo well in Mississippi Canyon Block 252 (DWH) exploded, killing 11 workers and injuring another 17. The DWH oil spill resulted in nearly 5 million barrels (approximately 200 million gallons) of crude oil spilling into the Gulf of Mexico (GoM)...read more

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9780309211796 | Natl Academy Pr, February 17, 2012, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: On April 20, 2010, the Deepwater Horizon platform drilling the Macondo well in Mississippi Canyon Block 252 (DWH) exploded, killing 11 workers and injuring another 17.

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Product Description: Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Geophysical Monograph Series, Volume 195.Monitoring and Modeling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: A Record-Breaking Enterprise presents an overview of some of the significant work that was conducted in immediate response to the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010...read more
By Robert H. Weisberg (editor)

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9780875904856 | Amer Geophysical Union, December 31, 2011, cover price $86.00 | About this edition: Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Geophysical Monograph Series, Volume 195.

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Product Description: Each book in Greenhaven Press's Writing the Critical Essay: An Opposing Viewpoints Guide includes everything necessary to help students research, outline, draft, edit, and ultimately write successful essays across the curriculum.; ; Learning the fundamental principles of essay writing is becoming an ever more important skill for students...read more
By Lauri S. Friedman (editor)

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9780737758337 | Greenhaven Pr, November 11, 2011, cover price $38.30 | About this edition: Each book in Greenhaven Press's Writing the Critical Essay: An Opposing Viewpoints Guide includes everything necessary to help students research, outline, draft, edit, and ultimately write successful essays across the curriculum.

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Product Description: Since the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill occurred in April of last year, there has been an onslaught of litigation, including claims by individuals, businesses, and local governments; as well as wrongful death actions brought by the families of the lost platform workers...read more

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9780314280060 | Aspatore Books, November 1, 2011, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Since the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill occurred in April of last year, there has been an onslaught of litigation, including claims by individuals, businesses, and local governments; as well as wrongful death actions brought by the families of the lost platform workers.

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Product Description: On 20 April 2010 the Deepwater Horizon oil drilling rig was destroyed by an explosion and fire, and the oil well began releasing oil into the Gulf of Mexico. The oil spill caused significant economic harm to the Gulf fishing industry because of fishery closures and consumer concerns related to the safety of Gulf seafood...read more
By Eduardo Popeo (editor)

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9781614709718 | Nova Science Pub Inc, October 1, 2011, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: On 20 April 2010 the Deepwater Horizon oil drilling rig was destroyed by an explosion and fire, and the oil well began releasing oil into the Gulf of Mexico.

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By James P. Duncan (editor)

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9781613247297 | Nova Science Pub Inc, November 30, 2011, cover price $115.00

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Product Description: Book annotation not available for this title.Title: Deepwater Horizon ExplosionAuthor: Leroy, Randy M. (EDT)/ Mullen, Carl J. (EDT)Publisher: Nova Science Pub IncPublication Date: 2011/10/01Number of Pages: 182Binding Type: HARDCOVERLibrary of Congress: 2011018553
By Carl J. Mullen (editor)

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9781613249307 | Nova Science Pub Inc, October 1, 2011, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Book annotation not available for this title.

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Product Description: Winner of the 2013 ASLE Book AwardWinner of the Reed Award for the Best Book on the Southern Environment 2011Named a Top Book from the South 2011 by The Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionA San Francisco Chronicle Gift Book Recommendation for 2011A Southern Independent Booksellers Bestseller“For those interested in putting the Gulf crisis in perspective, there can be no better guide than this funny, often uncertain, frank, opinionated, always curious, informed and awestruck, accounting of how we’ve gone wrong and could go right, a full-strength antidote to the Kryptonite of corporate greed and human ignorance...read more

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9781571313331 | Milkweed Editions, September 13, 2011, cover price $24.00

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9781571313379 | Reprint edition (Milkweed Editions, July 17, 2012), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Winner of the 2013 ASLE Book AwardWinner of the Reed Award for the Best Book on the Southern Environment 2011Named a Top Book from the South 2011 by The Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionA San Francisco Chronicle Gift Book Recommendation for 2011A Southern Independent Booksellers Bestseller“For those interested in putting the Gulf crisis in perspective, there can be no better guide than this funny, often uncertain, frank, opinionated, always curious, informed and awestruck, accounting of how we’ve gone wrong and could go right, a full-strength antidote to the Kryptonite of corporate greed and human ignorance.

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Product Description: A gripping and eye-opening account of a corporation in crisis, setting the spill in its broader context within the history of BP and big oil In April 2010, the world watched in alarm as BP’s Macondo well suffered a fatal explosion and a catastrophic leak...read more

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9781847940827 | Random House Uk Ltd, February 1, 2012, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A gripping and eye-opening account of a corporation in crisis, setting the spill in its broader context within the history of BP and big oil In April 2010, the world watched in alarm as BP’s Macondo well suffered a fatal explosion and a catastrophic leak.
9781847940810 | Random House Uk Ltd, July 7, 2011, cover price $22.95

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By Annalise C. Fulton (editor)

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9781612099811 | Nova Science Pub Inc, September 1, 2011, cover price $170.00

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Product Description: The oil spill was the largest in U.S. history. In April 2010, the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig exploded and sank. Oil gushed into the Gulf of Mexico from a deep ocean well. For months, the energy company BP tried to control the leak...read more

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9780761374855 | Millbrook Pr, March 1, 2011, cover price $25.32 | About this edition: The oil spill was the largest in U.

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Product Description: This up-to-date new book describes the alarming events of 2010 after an oil rig toppled over in the Gulf of Mexico releasing millions of gallons of oil into the water. The largest accidental oil spill in history, it killed untold numbers of wildlife, poisoned over a hundred miles of coastal land, and devastated the commercial fishing and tourism industries in an area still reeling from the destruction wreaked by Hurricane Katrina...read more

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9780778716259 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 31, 2011, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: This up-to-date new book describes the alarming events of 2010 after an oil rig toppled over in the Gulf of Mexico releasing millions of gallons of oil into the water.

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9780778715924 | Crabtree Pub Co, May 31, 2011, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: This up-to-date new book describes the alarming events of 2010 after an oil rig toppled over in the Gulf of Mexico releasing millions of gallons of oil into the water.

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Product Description: For more than a century, oil has been the engine of growth for a society that delivers an unprecedented standard of living to many. We now take for granted that economic growth is good, necessary, and even inevitable, but also feel a sense of unease about the simultaneous growth of complexity in the processes and institutions that generate and manage that growth...read more

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9781441976765 | Copernicus Books, September 16, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: For more than a century, oil has been the engine of growth for a society that delivers an unprecedented standard of living to many.

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Product Description:  On April 20, 2010, the Macondo well blew out, costing the lives of 11 men, and beginning a catastrophe that sank the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig and spilled nearly 5 million barrels of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico. The spill disrupted an entire region’s economy, damaged fisheries and critical habitats, and brought vividly to light the risks of deepwater drilling for oil and gas—the latest frontier in the national energy supply...read more

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9780160873713 | United States Government Printing, January 11, 2011, cover price $39.00 | About this edition:  On April 20, 2010, the Macondo well blew out, costing the lives of 11 men, and beginning a catastrophe that sank the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig and spilled nearly 5 million barrels of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico.

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Product Description: The truth behind the greatest environmental disaster in U.S. history In 2005, fifteen workers were killed when BP's Texas City Refinery exploded. In 2006, corroded pipes owned by BP led to an oil spill in Alaska. Now, in 2010, eleven men drilling for BP were killed in the blowout of the Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico...read more

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9780470950906 | Bloomberg Pr, January 11, 2011, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The truth behind the greatest environmental disaster in U.

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Product Description: Explains the causes behind the BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, the effect on workers, animals, and the environment, and what is being done to help the Gulf Coast recover.

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9781617147654, titled "The Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill" | Essential Library, January 1, 2011, cover price $35.64 | About this edition: Explains the causes behind the BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, the effect on workers, animals, and the environment, and what is being done to help the Gulf Coast recover.

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Product Description: Deepwater Horizon was supposed to be the cutting edge of energy exploration: drilling five thousand feet below the surface of the Gulf of Mexico, the $560 million rig would be indispensable in helping to solve the ongoing energy crisis...read more
By Bob Deans (contributor), Peter Lehner and Tom Weiner (narrator)

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9781441773623 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, November 15, 2010), cover price $69.00 | About this edition: Deepwater Horizon was supposed to be the cutting edge of energy exploration: drilling five thousand feet below the surface of the Gulf of Mexico, the $560 million rig would be indispensable in helping to solve the ongoing energy crisis.

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