Petroleum
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Petroleum

By Albert Lidgett
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  • PITMAN’S COMMON COMMODITIES AND INDUSTRIES PETROLEUM BY ALBERT LIDGETT EDITOR OF THE “PETROLEUM TIMES” LATE EDITOR OF THE “PETROLEUM REVIEW” London Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd., 1 Amen Corner, E.C.4 Bath, Melbourne and New York Printed by Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd., London, Bath, Melbourne and New York
  • PREFACE
  • CONTENTS
    • CHEADLE HEATH, STOCKPORT
  • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
  • CHAPTER I PETROLEUM AND ITS ORIGIN
  • CHAPTER II THE OIL-FIELDS OF THE WORLD
  • CHAPTER III HOW PETROLEUM IS PRODUCED
  • CHAPTER IV THE REFINING OF PETROLEUM
  • CHAPTER V TRANSPORT BY LAND AND SEA
  • CHAPTER VI PETROLEUM AS FUEL
    • TYPICAL LIQUID FUEL BURNERS
  • CHAPTER VII PETROLEUM AS A LIGHTING AND COOKING AGENT
  • CHAPTER VIII INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES
  • CHAPTER IX PETROLEUM IN ENGLAND
  • CHAPTER X PETROLEUM IN THE BRITISH EMPIRE
  • CHAPTER XI PETROLEUM’S PART IN THE GREAT WAR
  • CHAPTER XII THE SCOTTISH SHALE-OIL INDUSTRY
  • CHAPTER XIII A FEW NOTABLE PETROLEUM ENTERPRISES
  • CHAPTER XIV STATISTICAL
    • The World’s Output of Petroleum
    • The Petroleum Import Trade of the United Kingdom
    • America’s Crude Oil Production During the Past Fifty Years
    • Roumania’s Crude Oil Production During the Past Fifty Years
    • Mexico’s Remarkable Progress in Crude Oil Production
    • Galician Crude Oil Production
    • Germany’s Crude Oil Production
    • Exports of Petroleum Products from the United States
    • Russia’s Crude Oil Production During the Past Fifty Years
  • INDEX
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