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The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power 

The globe-spanning story of the oil industry from the first strikes of the 19th century through the Gulf War. The industry's colorful characters and oil's key role in 20th century history are brought to life by participants and historians.
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Donald Sutherland ...  Narrator 8 episodes, 1992-1993
Daniel Yergin Daniel Yergin ...  Himself - Author, The Prize 8 episodes, 1992-1993
Norman Cooley Norman Cooley ...  Actor 4 episodes, 1992
Stephanie Cran Stephanie Cran ...  Actress 4 episodes, 1992
Nick Kaledin Nick Kaledin ...  Actor 4 episodes, 1992
Armand Schultz ...  Actor 4 episodes, 1992
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The globe-spanning story of the oil industry from the first strikes of the 19th century through the Gulf War. The industry's colorful characters and oil's key role in 20th century history are brought to life by participants and historians.

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Definitive documentary of petroleum history.
15 April 2019 | by peredavi-766-70808See all my reviews

A excellent book and series for people to get a good sketch of the modern history of the petroleum industry. Extremely well written book and series. Wonderful narration by Sutherland.


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