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Access to Energy: 2000 and After

Access to Energy: 2000 and After

By Melvin A. Conant

University Press of Kentucky, 1979, 134 pp.

The need of almost every country for foreign energy supplies and the asserted sovereign right to withhold them are posed as central issues, creating conflicts that "must be resolved before they spin out of control." There are, however, only faint hints of how this might be done in a book that is primarily a concise, selective, and analytical history of how things came to this pass.