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Wildcatter

Jack Donahue

Wildcatter

the story of Michael T. Halbouty and the search for oil

by Jack Donahue

  • 24 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Gulf Pub. in Houston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Halbouty, Michel Thomas, 1909-,
    • Oil well drilling -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Prospecting -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Jack Donahue.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN140.H24 D66 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination260 p. ;
      Number of Pages260
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3168704M
      ISBN 100872019152
      LC Control Number83010781
      OCLC/WorldCa9645985

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