TITLE

Shale on Sale

AUTHOR(S)
Barnes, Peter
PUB. DATE
April 1974
SOURCE
New Republic;4/6/74, Vol. 170 Issue 14, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on increase in the demand of oil shales in the U.S. Information that most of the nation's oil shale deposits lie in the Green River Formation at the intersection of Colorado, Utah and Wyoming; Discussion on the process of mining oil out of a hydrocarbon called kerogen; Order given by President Richard Nixon to the Interior Department to begin an oil shale leasing program, last year; Objective of the Department to reach one million production of oil barrels per day.
ACCESSION #
10226320

 

Related Articles

  • The United States Moves Into Cambodia.  // America;5/16/1970, Vol. 122 Issue 19, p517 

    The article reflects on the clarification of the U.S. policy on Cambodia. It discusses U.S. President Richard M. Nixon's address to the nation of sweeping across the Cambodian frontier by South Vietnamese units with American combat support. An overview of the purpose of the move that cleans out...

  • CLINTON'S THE ONE! Barnes, Fred // New Republic;5/16/94, Vol. 210 Issue 20, p11 

    Describes the similarities between U.S. President Bill Clinton and former President Richard Nixon. Relationship with the press; Scandals which affected their administrations; Distrust for individuals beyond the White House staff; Positions on international security.

  • Nixon-hating: an anthology. Howe, Irving; Costello, William; Osborne, John; Schlesinger Jr., Arthur // New Republic;5/16/94, Vol. 210 Issue 20, p24 

    Presents a collection of criticisms against former U.S. President Richard Nixon. Claim on his tendency to advocate contradicting values; Description of his personality based on his speeches; His views on free market and communism.

  • The Nixon Watch: Ready for Moscow. Osborne, John // New Republic;5/27/72, Vol. 166 Issue 22, p9 

    Focuses on the upcoming visit of U.S. President Richard Nixon to Moscow, Soviet Union. Possibility of withdrawal of invitation by Soviet officialdom for a meeting with Nixon; Political advantages of the meeting to Nixon; Claim that one effect of the verbal confrontation, certainly not wanted by...

  • Wage Price Freeze. Nixon, Richard M. // Vital Speeches of the Day;9/15/71, Vol. 37 Issue 23, p706 

    Presents the text of a speech given by U.S. President Richard M. Nixon on September 9, 1971, which deals with hindrances in the achievement of peace in the U.S. in line with wage and price increases.

  • Richard MMM Nixon.  // Scholastic Math;10/13/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p3 

    A quiz about U.S. President Richard M. Nixon is presented.

  • Fall of a President. Parr, Ann // Boys' Quest;Aug/Sep2005, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p10 

    Provides information on the resignation of former U.S. President Richard Nixon in 1974.

  • Nixon, mine host. Korda, Michael // New Yorker;5/9/94, Vol. 70 Issue 12, p72 

    Reflects on former United States President Richard Nixon as a dining-room diplomat. Cultivation of reputation as elder statesman; Taste for Oriental in home decor; Chauffeur-driven guests; Odd formality; Dinner table discussions; Ceremonial gifts.

  • Even out of office, Nixon had something to hide. Brady, James // Crain's New York Business;1/5/2004, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p8 

    The article reports on U.S. White House audio tapes of ex-U.S. President Richard Nixon released as of January 5, 2004. In the new release, there are the usual racial and ethnic slurs. His tapes reveal that Nixon had a distaste for New York. The author reveals that he had lived in New York and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics