TITLE

Running on empty

AUTHOR(S)
Ajami, Fouad; Geier, Thom
PUB. DATE
October 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/25/93, Vol. 115 Issue 16, 60th anniversary p55
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes events surrounding the Arab oil embargo of 1973-1974 of the United States that underscored America's vulnerability in world affairs. Arab-Israeli war that broke out on October 6, 1973; Growth in United States oil imports over the preceding two decades; Price hikes; The demand of redistribution of wealth by the Third World.
ACCESSION #
9310207544

 

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