xvii, 500 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9781933115849 hardback alkaline paper 193311584X hardback alkaline paper 9781933115832 paperback alkaline paper 1933115831 paperback alkaline paper 9781936331765 e-book 1936331764 e-book
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 439-480) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
The rule of capture : naming and blaming The leading cases and their legal background Practice and belief in the early petroleum industry The mineral water industry in France : protection and competition Asphalt in Trinidad : digging your neighbour's pitch America's early oil rivals : petroleum and property rights in Galicia, Romania and Russia Correlative rights and the beginnings of conservation Oil and gas in the public lands Conservation regulation and the institutionalization of capture Securing unified national control of petroleum resources Capture revivified? Competitive acreage allocation by governments The cross-boundary petroleum deposit as a federal and international issue The least worst property rule?