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A History of Oil, Episode 22 – The Persian Pivot

Mossadegh wins his fight for nationalization, and Iran loses its democracy.

Direct download: Episode_22_The_Persian_Pivot.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 5:36pm EDT

New Episodes!

Direct download: A_History_of_Oil_New_Episodes.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 11:37pm EDT

This is how a Reich ends, not necessarily with a bang but a shortage.

Direct download: Episode_20_Swords_into_Plastics.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 9:03pm EDT

War returns as Hitler's gamble in the East goes horribly wrong.

Direct download: Episode_18_War_And_Rumors_of_War.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 11:31am EDT

A History of Oil, Episode 17 - Going Native

King Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia and John Philby alter the oil balance of the planet. 

Direct download: Episode_17_-_Going_Native.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 9:22pm EDT

A History of Oil, Episode 16 - Filling Up on the Red Line

Mr. Five Percent Draws a Red Line around Arabia, but will this new oil cartel last?

Direct download: Episode_16_-_Filling_Up_on_the_Red_Line.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 10:38pm EDT

The sovereignty of oil has finally arrived. And it is going to be a very, brutal reign.

Direct download: Episode_15_-_The_First_Great_War.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 5:24pm EDT

A History of Oil, Episode 14 - A Sea of Troubles

Winston Churchill’s famous leap into the "sea of troubles” of Persian Oil.

Direct download: Episode_14_-_A_Sea_of_Troubles.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 3:09pm EDT

A History of Oil, Episode 12 - Tale of Two Revolutions: Part I

Russia's Twilight Empire and the first of two revolutions that would reshape the geopolitical map.

Direct download: Episode_12_-_A_Tale_of_Two_Revolutions_Part_I.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 8:37pm EDT

The Texas oil boom opens with a six ton bang at a place called Spindletop.

 

Direct download: Episode_11_-_This_is_Spindletop.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 7:58am EDT