Oil and Revolution in Mexico


  Introduction:  Compromising the Forces of Change
 collapse sectionChapter One—  Not All Beer and Skittles
 Buy your Lubricating Oils from Us
 Shipped Down from New York
 Drilling to the Source
 Contempt for Our Efforts
 Looking to Strike Oil at Any Moment
 A Flame Seen for Thirty Miles
 The Great Mexican Oil War
 Drilling Themselves in
 Poorly Defined Boundaries
 Not Satisfied to Go in Peace
 The Incomplete Liberal Revolution
 Nothing Causing Greater Harm
 expand sectionChapter Two—  The Great Mexican Oil Boom
 expand sectionChapter Three—  Revolution and Oil
 expand sectionChapter Four—  Law, Morality, and Justice
 expand sectionChapter Five—  Health and Social Revolution
 expand sectionConclusion:  The Ambivalence Toward Modernization

 expand sectionNotes
 expand sectionSelected Bibliography
 expand sectionIndex

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