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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 45 ratings
4 / 5
Yes, Daniel Yergin has the phantastic knowledge of an Oil & Gas industry, both in some the EUA and By all the world. And yes, an author knows like this partorisca integrate recent developments in this industry and of the geopolitical considerations. And I will give credit partorisca all of an on. But it is remained a bit disapointed, like this pound does not spend any new idea, paramount, anything that has not read in a NY Time or an Economist. Partorisca The deep idea to a geopolics of Or&G, recommend 'Windfall' of Prof O'Sullivan.
4 / 5
On some years have comprised previously (but to a large extent forgotten!) To plot that is comprised in a book of newspapers, seen again, TV etc. This in spite of as the memory is often the isolated chances and this dips it everything near in the 200 times of term of year and way a lot readable. It examines one which and reason with a profit of hindsight. A shot adds of the investigation has gone partorisca write obviously a book and he is written in the highly numbered the full way of tones done - a lot of quite concerning. It is to update also like this of final of 2020. @In the rodeo adds reservation as it will maintain like the work of reference. I think that that this book would owe that be compulsory reading for a lot of university course.
4 / 5
The pages that the fall was every time. This he difficult to read and means that now I owe that cube this with which one has read; that the waste!

To an editor/ binder: stop this game to win more profit in a cost of some readers and of the means, or will force to ebooks and your @subject to the footprint will cease to exist!
4 / 5
Good rodeo of last 20 chance of years in an industry of energy, but any reader of an Economist or a FT would not learn anything new.
4 / 5
Is hard to follow master works to the equal that estimate and an Investigation but A New Map is like this gripping; and difficult to dip down.
5 / 5
A masterly portrait of the world-wide to change. For real a eccellent and insightful reserve which is the must read to comprise today evolution and comprise some tendencies that is shaping a future.
4 / 5
Excellent analysis , succinct of an influence of oil and gas in being able to and world-wide politician and his function in provision of energy, spent, present and future. An amazing piece of propiciado by work of the like this @@subject, written in the tongue has comprised easily. Quite brilliant in my opinion.
5 / 5
Ossia The odd book - is was to launch the narrative but is inconsistent in like this achieves concealed. The time adopts the approximation multidisciplinaria and in another is far more limited. Annoyingly (For me) tries constructive an academic narrative but falls short of that. If it has been written like the piece of the pure opinion probably there would be more time for him.
4 / 5
One analyses a lot strong of the expert of renowned energy. Excellent read and strongly recommended
5 / 5
Buy it immediately! Rid adds to comprise a shale revolution in some the EUA and some implications in me, Europe and Asia.
4 / 5
The eye that opens, books of upper history by means of a lentil of energy.
5 / 5
In a New Map Daniel Yergin explores an innovation of way in supply of energy and distribution in a last decade or as (roughly 2010 to 2020) has transformed a geopolitical scene. In charting this history Yergin the perspective is that of an economic liberal - competition in a supply of energy has has has authorised consumers, fostering a development of trade, which, in turn, nations of interdependent frames. The liberalisation of phase is a street the peace, bonanza and the future of low carbon (although it admits innovation in renewables is driven finally for stimulating of government, mandates, and subsidies).

Yergin Starts with a development of shale oil (and gas) in a point when a world has thought that the stocks of oil have begun to spend his summit. I clear it gas natural has helped immediately some the USA recover of 2008 financial crises and has helped walk of economic growth Chinese further. Shale The gas sources have been found in some the EUA, Russia, Cina, was Israele, and very other zones. In the gases of liquid form can be shipped around some world-wide or transported by means of the pipes and calm links him has been forged among provider- and nations of consumer.. This new ready access the energy has created competition and flexibility in some phases. The nations have had to collaborate and this has has helped gone back a geopolitical balance. Russia Is now friendly with Cina and Saudi Arabia; Amsterdam and Chinese are 'interdependent'., And like this on - some impacts have been quite sudden and dramatic.

Yergin, The naturalidad storyteller, are adds to explain some moments of technical innovation and his subsequent development: striking shale oil, developing electrical cars, a revolution that strolls of hails (cars like this of the services, any produced). But it is also he adds to mix geopolitical analysis with a historical/contemporary fund necessary in several regions of a ball. His accounts of as the innovation of energy is changing a fate and the fortunes of several nations are brief but detailed, insightful, and fascinating. It covers, for example, Russia, Cina, a Sea of Cina Of the sud, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq, Yemen, and Messico (Yergin sure is any defender of socialism!), As well as the increasingly squeezed nations among- some big players, likes Kazakhstan, Vietnam, and Germania.

Has good coverage of a Coronavirus pandemic (until June 2020, so only the little month done!) And some finals of book for charting has joined several difficulties some advances of world-wide faces (pandemic-the debt has related, the turn to renewables with loss of works and imposiciones, and populism of trace and taxes of trade). The historical investment in oil and gas means these contaminating the energies still have the big future, especially in a developing world. Solar and the wind is intermittent sources and until the storage and the methods of distribution am developed - and applied in poor and rich countries equally - then our plans for the future of look of low carbon bit it optimistic.

Oh For a way, if you are by train to ask you on a slightly dark title, Yergin notes, in a final chapter (), concealed for ‘map' topography ‘of half' (dipping was like a world-wide at present shabby and distributes his energy and to the equal that has joined several nations are situated in report to this lovely and essential commodity), but also a future direction and street (like the things could develop and shake-is gone in a future). Ossia The just indication of a dual house this book resupplies: analysis and forecasting. Have enjoyed always Yergin the books and ossia up there with A prize and Some Heights to Command. As that diverse wide, eye-inaugural, page-turner.
5 / 5
Pulitzer Estimativa-Expert author and winner of global energy, Daniel Yergin offers it revelatory new account of like this revolutions of energy, battles of climate, and geopolitics is mapping our future is, his new book. A world is shaken for a collision of energy, transmission of climate, and a power to clash nations the time of global crisis. A eshale revolution' in oil and gas--mark for fracking technology, but no without controversial--has transformed an American economy, when finalising a 'was of penuria', but presenting to turbulent new era. Almost at night, the United States is resulted the number of some world-wide an energy powerhouse--and, during a coronavirus crisis, brokered the truce tended among Russia and Saudi Arabia. Still it concerns roughly the function of the energy instead of climate is defying our economy and way of life, accelerating the second revolution of the energy in an investigation the future of low carbon. Everything of of the this is to be do harder and urgent for a coronavirus pandemic and an economic Dark Age that there is wrought.

A joint of the failures of world-wide politics has been upended. A new cold war is surfacing with Cina; and the rivalries grow more dangerous with Russia, which is pivoting is to Pechino. Vladimir Putin and China Xi Jinping is converging both on energy and in defiant American leadership, likes Chinese project his can and influence in all the directions. A Sea of Cina Of the sud, alleged for Cina and the majority of critical commercial street of a world, could result a sand where the United States and Chinese collide directly. A map of Middle East, which has been dipped down with which First world-wide War, is defied for jihadists, will go it revolutionary, ethnic and religious clashes, and restive populations. But a region has been also impacted for a two recent oil collapses of prizes--an of an increase of shale, another coronavirus--and for an a lot of question of the future of the oil in a rest of this century.

A master storyteller and expert of global energy, Daniel Yergin takes a reader in a travesía absolutely riveting and timely by means of a world is 'new map'. He illuminates an energy adds and geopolitical questions in a eve of a historical 2020 Presidential election and some deep challenges that advance of lie. Ossia He fascinating, accessible and cliché reserve the one who ruminates on some of one the majority of political pressing, environmental, social and economic subjects of our time. Yergin Analyses a past few years and extrapolation of uses partorisca predict our future of energy whilst correcting a shameless optimism promoted by governments and other establishments those who allege our future of energy to be brilliant. A comprehensible look in a topographical evolution that considers the energy distributes concealed has arrived in a past decade, Yergin, once again, has produced a eminently readable page and at length researched-turner. A lot thanks to Allen strolls for an ARC.
4 / 5
Like the piece to GO analysis, ossia surround adds tendency on some last 20 years and like the rivalries are shaping was. He maps an energy of function key has touched is, and some knowledge of authors and the technical expertise of a sector adds the brilliant idea that the together bond a lot of some tendencies keys in of the international reports a 21st century, and paint the clear picture of reports to be able to. Besides, I defied also to think in ALLER, globalisation and energy in of the new lights.. And any book that develops and interrogates your pre-has resisted the ideas is worth it.

This in spite of, an author could perhaps profit to interrogate his own pre-has has resisted ideas. A critical would be that one analyses the authors are restricted for his own economic ideology. A book is littered with unsubstantiated lunar-classical economic suppositions, like an automatic efficiency of some phases. An author speaks public debt in the house in like manner or private debt that it is the dud equivalence . While the character in a sector of energy is often romanticised with the histories that is said in the selective manor, that downplays or ignores a function of to states likes him a innovator and engine of innovation of energy and instead has painted the lunar-classical conservative quite history of energy with risky contractors in that have eureka moments against a odds. This has prevented that potentially it could have been an interesting analysis of the new technological races that surface among states and like this could forms future reports. But with a function of states that is reduced to the subsidies or the tax breaks this has not taken explored taste could have been.

Besides, an author often will go is gone in irrelevant tangents the subtly bash activists of the climate or any governments have considered to be wing too to the left, this has had pocola relevance to one the ones of a chapter.

Also personally would like me has seen more analysis African countries in a map of 21st century. They are notably absentee of an analysis.
4 / 5
Each one has bitten also like estimate. A enthralling accounts of energy a 21st century.
5 / 5
One of some forces of this book is a realisation of author that such the transmission of entity in consumption of energy how is proposed can not spend quickly, neither can the developing countries move directly of his the majority of economic sources of energy to renewables without incurring enormous costs. Yergin Does not apply Nordhaus reason correctly concludes that have never the universally applied carbon imposed.
One is very written and the pleasure to read!
5 / 5
Or the book is not so only on or gas & of oil A lot of séc. 21, But it possesses an optimum narration on how is the geopolitical any one Orients Half and a lot in going back the sea gives Chinese/of Asian southwest. Incidentally or last fourth book is in competition to the gas &of oil, as or electrical cart. I find this very better book That or book of 2011 same author (An Investigation : Energy... Modern world).
5 / 5
Or the book is optimum! It looks an update also a lot very 'An Investigation'. Or better of them, is clear, is or first: 'A rewarded. Or the book describes Peel of revolution has caused hale oil' American. Sample, hips, That the addiction gives Russia in report the export of energy and or strategic scrolling in direction the Chinese. This last multiplied or his PBI and has spent The be a ravening consumer of energy. An importance sud of strategic sea gives Chinese is presented with a lot of detail. Or that had but liked, any entanto, faith that the description gives the confusion Orients Meso. Still with Everything or money excedente gives oil of export, is difficult discerns a reasonable political start for that region so that it imports our planet.
For to the that likes him the studio The importance gives energy any world, is an indispensable reading. Sample, Among others points, as it will be difficult the energetic transition.
5 / 5
A book will be to add it has read. Have enjoyed always Daniel Yergin writings. But a packaging of this book -- same although it was in his factory-the plastic sealed to wrap -- was extraordinary! And shipped for FedEx -- any one concerns here.
5 / 5
Of the Buch Gut of war zu lesen. Yergin gab auch Gives Nicht-Branchen-Experten einen guten Einblick In data Landschaft give Energiewirtschaft, insbesondere natürlich Öl und Gases. Obi EUA, Russland, Cina, Vorderasien oder Europe - Yergin schafft is, to the Parteien has dipped ihren Besonderheiten, teils auch has dipped historischen Hintergründen, passend darzustellen. In 20 Jahren möchte ich gives Buch gerne einmal the hand of data nehmen und vergleichen, wie Situation of data sich geändert hat.
5 / 5
In English: I have read also I Damage Yergins in the first place reserves A prize and An Investigation.
A New Map is another masterpiece of one of some experts of the world-wide better energy wide.
4 / 5
But a Time Daniel Yergin offered with a book that any leave paralización partorisca read has joined his final.
5 / 5
Has found this he súper interesting, surrounds writes clearly of the energy has related geopolitics. Very up to date too
4 / 5
did not displease any of him, has liked him an author of way has outlined a future energy and as it will effect an oil and gas industry especially
5 / 5
An introduction adds to a landscape of energy, a history and the politics that surrounds it, and a future direction and the uncertainties have involved. Packed With the information and any space have squandered.
5 / 5
A lot a lot structured with pertinent and detailed info. A connection of frames of the author that enables the plenary comprising of a situation in the each period of time. Perhaps more
the map could improve a sympathetic.
4 / 5
A timely update of an industry of energy of Yergin last book.

This book was the memory partorisca me like this to because Yergin is considered the giant in a sector of energy.
4 / 5
Way of attractive writing partorisca read. The subjects that interest and appropriate the current life.
5 / 5
A lot timely the analysis in front of the Crisis of the climatic transmission.
4 / 5
Has read a prize in a past, this will help partorisca comprise a new future.
4 / 5
Another book writes well for Daniel Yergin in an industry of global energy.
4 / 5
Partorisca Any reasonably interested in world-wide history and international energy, roughly 80 to 90 of this book will look
partorisca be the longitude winded restatement that has looked it in of the informative papers in a past 50 or more or years.
At all new; so only the plot of the page that fill details.

A rest 10 or like this of a book contains conclusions that is totaling unsurprising or the skilled idea has required.

In general the big disappointment of an author the one who there is almost unlimited access to data, analysis and industry and global has has thought leaders.
5 / 5
The one who the book adds! Daniel Yergin writes one involving takes on a current state of some phases of energy in different geographic regions and a politics that influences--and influenced of--the world-wide decisionmakers and phase movers. With Yergin typical brilliant analysis and idea, a book directs all some dread keys of a moment, of a transition of more renewables, the geopolitical tensions with Russia and Cina, and the one who fracking really means in Amsterdam. Yergin For real has his toe in a wrist of a world-wide and has an amazing capacity to value some streets to clash can world-wide. A no shy book out of controversy, and Yergin capacity to weave in the tones done and the historical analogies done this book a-of-a-bondadoso and the must has read. Thoughtful And very researched, Yergin could probably an another Pulitzer prize for A New Map. It enjoys it.
5 / 5
This book is an excellent discussion of some tendencies in sector of energy in a past few decades. This in spite of, there is information very small concealed is not amply state informed in a general press and there is idea very small or the commentary resupplied for an author.

Requires the good book in an evolution of a sector of energy of a @@@1990s but this book, but if yours looking for the thoughtful analysis of some subjects and ideas of police for transmission, this book will disappoint you.
4 / 5
Is not deceived, this is not the novel. This rids is not for any the one who has any take of launched of energy, westerian world-wide mandate, or history behind formation of modern Middle East. Without this awareness this book is simple collection of the sporadic facts have joined neighbours for invisible cloth. It likes him it stirs it of newspaper clippings has ordered of time and place. Obvious facts, exposed connections, seemingly chances very joined... And then... After obtaining your confidence, he stubs your precisely surgical alcohol cynical of reality, opinion and sprain.

Does not have any culmination in this book, any 'aha!' Moment, any exposure, neither has surprised... But an amazing 'Doppler effect' of the frequency augmented with those rows of the author around has beaten of oil-vertical. Bouncing out of climate, electrification, mobility, technology, subject modern and a massive turn in general attribution. It likes him the approximation to ambulance, calms awake up with big pitched siren.

And now to the ambulance is here you is on and awake! You are so only in 'this' moment!

Five stars, period. I have had the fun time. The time has amused in fact.
4 / 5
Coming after a “prize,” some “Heights,” and one “Researches” this class of book of feels likes a querella of enclosed, class of a last episode of a final Season of your favourite show. I have it that there is wanted always the fashion to write of this Author, beginning with one “ his” Investigation so only appealed to write to as think and has done a sail of the pages for me are my alcohol. There are some of of the this in “Map” but a lot looks pasted near, likes the final episode that looks for to join each free arrival before they turn of a light of something. There is a lot to think by means of here, and a lot of some histories on some people that leaves by means of the transcendental chances in history adapt me of a history adds that it says in “Investigation” and “of the Heights.” The encyclopaedic history of an Author of an economy “of carbon adds of a past century is the marvel . Sometimes it takes lost in a “which ifs “ and “ perhaps in a future “ that also look in “prize.”Still, it is a enjoyable read by a master of a subject.
5 / 5
A writing is involving and fast-paced. Yergin The very good work of synthesizing the plot of information and resupplies an excellent overview of some subjects. I have found a chapter in a Half-Of is particularly well. This in spite of, included although it was well to have all an information in a place, has not learnt anything that a lot already know. More problematic in mine dress is that after dipping was all this information, excellently summarized, would have expected that Yergin would have moved to the majority of analytical direction in his conclusions. This part was unfortunately he has not developed sufficiently.
5 / 5
In general an excellent and informative book but some of some numbers on page 422 look was. 1500 tonnes of iron, 2500 tonnes of cements and 45 tonnes of plásticoes for a onshore turbine of wind???
4 / 5
This pound left to have the deepest idea to a current state of an industry of energy.

In 2020 (especially in light of a Covid Crisis) there exists the plot of headlines that wave an end of an industry of Energy. This pound elaborates on that the @@subject that gives chance for and against him (will not speak on this to save a content for a reader).

Ossia A lot well up to date information. I confess still I am reading a book of then began it so only yesterday but has read half and am very happy with him. It appears they are also a prime minister reviewer, as thank you Ladies Yergin for your idea.
4 / 5
This is not Daniel Yergin of a Pulitzer the prize that wins 'A rewarded. Unfortunately, A New Map is the pale shadow of this book - and certainly no alive until his title.

While Yergin resupplies to interest and sometimes obliging facts and histories, is produced in the series of mostly short viñetas with tentativa small to join them neighbouring. They look, like a reviewer remarked, almost like the series of columns of newspaper.. A writing is choppy and a lot particularly well does neither unfortunately.

To good sure any of the his better and ossia unfortunate like the New map has very promised.
4 / 5
Describes some needs of energy of the military endeavours of Cina and Chinese to control a Sea of Cina Of the sud. And some endeavours of EUA to maintain a Sea of Cina Of the sud opens the unrestricted trade, trade that is of entity to both the Giappone and Korea of Of the sud. A possibility of armed conflict is big. Taiwan, Vietnam, Indonesia is affected also for the desire to allege of Cina a Sea of Cina Of the sud likes the territory has controlled Chinese.
4 / 5
Find Yergin to be objective and pertinent. There is no better resource that Yergin for information in subjects of energy. Fascinating History of an oil industry shale development of oil and a transition of some the USA like the player that imports again in some phases of world-wide oil. Electrical and self-driving the cars are coming folks. Some the USA is cutting his emissions by means of solutions to stage much more effectively that government fiats and the bureaucratic solutions can do. A delicate balance now is to spend roughly more durability but not ruining our economy in a process.
4 / 5
In general for any what follows an industry of energy reasonably closely this adds a lot little. If you are not familiarised with a revolution of energy in of the fuels of carbon of traditional fossil, then this can add to the yours sympathetic. A fashion is quell'has bitten too breathless for mine in pleasant and a book feels rushed. A more collected volume - specifically 'A rewarded is a lot well, a historical distance the difference to a depth and balance of an analysis.
4 / 5
This reserves done the work adds to aim some complexities of police of energy a lot so only in a level of individual country but by all the world level. It examines oil, natural gas liquid (LNP), renewables. Further of biomass that on 3 thousands of presents of the millions around a world depends on for hot or can.

Is a book of entity to have like the fund like world-wide works to regulate his mix of energy to struggle against transmission of climate.
5 / 5
Some starts of books with well the historical chance explained and like this chair of chances in geopolitics and context of energy. Ossia Useful to see a hindsight like the history develops with shale revolution, turning point of purportedly EUA LNG terminal of import and geopolitics of countries keys. My only remorse is that that approaches to an end and a conclusion, an author presents all the facts here and there, when finalising with the ‘as well as' conclusion in of the terms of his perspective. Some touches of sure author and has not presented with analysis more detailed that directs his view of a future (his perspective), which enough would see. In general, the good book and the value that the bed. 4 star !!

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5 / 5
In the first place it has left dipped me in context my interest in this book. They are the GE has employed, no for election, but by means of casualidad likes the company has done takes has been done taken on 9 years ( was the bit there is disappointed that an absorption has not been mentioned in a book, although it guesses $ 3 billions of the dollars is small passage in this history). As such I has lived inner some of a history have the place was here and partorisca me is fascinating partorisca see that it is gone in behind some scenes in level of joint, of the majority of that has been underlying like simple employees. Fascinating And slightly horrifying that the company with such the reputation like Ge could be like this dysfunctional.

A book also echoes the plot that has learnt in GE. A 1st what precise knows is that there are two world-wide views of GE. In Amsterdam, GE the state is almost mythological. These roots of a 60s and 70s when GE looked partorisca run American life of jet, turbines of power the refrigerators and toasters. It has not had the part of life of EUA that GE has not touched. Any so only the concealed but looked a lot well win money. Under his CEO Jack Welch, the growth looked limitless and some actions were a darling of the plans of pension partorisca offer the sure port and guaranteed dividends. In a rest of a world-wide this in spite of, GE does not have a same state. Yes it has the big presence in some other parts, but was little known out of some niches.

Some starts of book were with GE history. If works in GE is said is a boy of Thomas Edison, a master inventor (in fact recognition GE investigation in Niskyuna, will find Edison the office preserved in an entrance). This in spite of as the plot of a Edison history, this is not really true. Like some insiemi of book was, GE was the creation of has failed Edison the subjects have joined neighbours for a banker , and Edison has little had to in fact do with a company. Like this more than the industrial company based in some ideals of industrial innovation, was the company dips up for the house of finance partorisca industrial domination. These characteristic forms the big part a rest of a history.

Some starts of history with a legendary president Jack Welch the one who dip was that it transforms a company and result the byword partorisca Exc manager. This in spite of underlying under a successful history is another of practices of shady accountings, the labyrinths of financial and opaque deals structure to the equal that has had the habit partorisca maintain a myth of almost of infinite growth.

Like a like this industrial side was supported by an increase of behemoth GE main that has touched a phase of financial instrument partorisca ensure the supply in firm of cash. Do like his widths of long tentacles partorisca touch new lines crediticias with small apparent recognition of risk. It feels in hindsight that Jack Welch the main talent was in timing and when being able to locate a wave of fast that grows economy while any that has to that be resisted the account partorisca some years of consequences to a future. It was also the little there is disappointed that there was little analysis of one of Jack Welch the worse legacy is, the system has called stack classifies that has estimated all the world-wide and a plus down 10 has been forced partorisca leave. This system that at the same time was lauded, has been aimed partorisca be in a term along destructive to the equal that creates the atmosphere of rear stabbing and distrust in the business and was amply sited likes one of some reason the Microsoft has lost there way in him one 90 east. While no longer actuated, his shadow still dips a culture in GE today and well can be been partly partorisca blame for a Ge the main risk that takes culture.

In 2001, Jeff Immelt there is taken on like this CEO. Gentleman Immelt is the a lot charismatic character, this in spite of his fund was sales more than the engineering and he have struggled with running the company that was both big and schizophrenic in character. A main side that resupplies enormous dividends, but with big risks while an industrial side that is less profitable, but more stable. This is coming to before almost instantly there is taken on with some consequences of some 9/11 attacks and some financial fallout that bad that a main phase shrank at night. In some way Immelt could be considered miserable, this in spite of some consequences of the charismatic CEO meant that a no longer done joint and has failed the queen in the CEO with the experience has limited. This is to be aim in two episodes.

In the first place was one of Immelt main initiative, an industrial internet.

An idea of an industrial internet was an idea to connect die of industrial sources partorisca generate new industries around this data. In a lot of ways an idea is the cost a, unfortunately an implementation has estimated under a cost and of the difficulties. As any those who has been involved, can testify to this. More than taking the evolutionary approximation, GE his money has pumped that dips on GE software in California partorisca advance it of walk. It has had two questions with east. In the first place a GE the department of software has tried to do all partorisca write an industrial integer stack partorisca create an infrastructure of whole data partorisca store a data. In spite of GE measured has not been the company of software and so only has not had some resources partorisca direct this. Instead it has to that of has has created society the piggy behind has been to the to any one LIKES him IBM. The amazon Etc. Secondly has had the big ethos clash among a cost of the these traditional industries and some gurus of west cost of new technology. One was traditionally conservative (after all calms can not have the engine of jet fails in an air), while another was more so only the try and see. A lack of direction and comprising bad of some two philosophies have meant that the money was pored in with concrete aim, another that the slogan of imprecise sales.

A second was a compraventa of Alstom, the provider has possessed big French of the power that generates crew. Jeff Immelt dipped his reputation on purchasing this, this in spite of the virtually all the majority of world looked the compraventa odd . First of resultant part of GE, had been run of Alstom and could testify that it was the company with big questions to a large extent propped up for a French government. A more some negotiations have been in and some main concessions GE has has had to that do, a less sense has done. In fact a French government really was manoeuvred GE partorisca take GE partorisca take the industry has nationalised turbulent of his hands and in a timer although you have guaranteeed losses very labour partorisca the period along, something quell'included now rankles in GE to external France. A fact that a joint has failed the queen Jeff Immelt in and Immelt could not see some distinguished subjects to the company no longer in full control or governance.

Jeff Imelt the reigned has arrived to his final in 2017, and a CEO the place was breifly resisted for John Flannery. This in spite of some excesses of a two forward CEO this and a lack of adaption to a phase partorisca change there has been enough did it well an impossible work. Also some of some risks taken by the capitals has gone back partorisca pursue GE with the enormous debt partorisca fund policemen of insurances of the health taken out of more collected. Also it had had enormous investment in both gas turbines and undertook of production of the oil. This in spite of an increase in renewables there was prendido any growth in a forward, and an accident in a prize of the oil there has been severely dented a last. It Flannery Has done this in spite of era the a lot of overdue shaken on a joint and take some to some excesses likes him some 2 of plans Immelt had used partorisca travel in.

My own history in GE, echoes this a lot of. In the a lot of ways was there in a start. It had visited our CEO likes part of the program partorisca leave engineers partorisca fulfil our then CEO. Has has had to that regularly exit a room partorisca take calls of telephone, and has asked our group if our company would owe that remain independent. Obviously it could I have taken partorisca give details, but in hindsight was wooed for GE. And our company had been the success . We had grown to the million some thousands undertaken of dollar in 5 years, partorisca be agile, responsive and innovative. This in spite of that he prendemos that grows was a lack of capital to take on the main projects. When be run of GE appearance partorisca promise that accesses.

A number of the things of the entity changed when I have been partorisca take on this in spite of. In the first place our CEO always had travelled in his own. One first meeting of our new boss, was when we were bussed to stadium of the football and he are has arrived flanked for roughly 20 flunkeys. One instruments of the senior management has been sent to the hotel in Dubai, where the video has been done of the tongue that looked more as the evangelical rally that the conference. Our CEO has there was setup fixes it where directly could ask the question. While it has abused sometimes it has resupplied it the canal comunicacional partorisca create subjects and surgeries. This quickly prendido and clear result that the information would flow so only of upper thorough. Our head office had been the alone paving of the office shared in the industrial suburb of Parigi. It concealed apparently the has not fulfilled an image of GE, and has been moved to the expensive old edifice to centrical Bets. Or I so that I am said reason the person out of an upper crew is remained partorisca visit.

More importantly a structure of the management changed of the pyramid to the matrix. This has meant there was no longer decision very directed that does authorship anymore. A management has decided that we already have does not love a bit systems, but produced of mark. The systems are more difficult that direct, but the products require the different integers mindset. I have been partorisca say that we were partorisca transform GE, but we quickly found that other parts of GE has maintained neither in period of arms because we threaten his works, or have seen likes some the easy sales win like this splits of a GE to GE program.

Had been bought reason were that GE has not been, agile Innovative and not risking downpour. After spending 3 thousands million partorisca take on, his then dipped roughly trying hacerprpers more like GE. A same time, the costs were piled on . GE The companies are careers more like this of the franchises with each one that paid partorisca headquarter services. As each excess of a joint and each corporate jet has been paid partorisca for some subjects in the inferior line have reduced. Another thing is that our CEO was an ex-engineer. They have known a product as well as a subject. In GE, looks partorisca locate to a precise cup are sales of finance. The engineers have the ceiling of managerial glass.

Like this behind to a book. Generally it gives the fascinating creates to one of some worlds undertaken main and some idea on to the equal that has lost his way. I gave certainly ideas in many of some things that affected directly like an employee.

This in spite of seat that some authors have lost the trick.

A GE the history is in fact an American history. Like Companies that has done the things have taken seduced was to a world of financial instruments. Where In the winning money are deceived partorisca do wealth. A truth is a GE the myth was the a lot of based in sleight partorisca rid that industrial excellent. It was so only federal laws likes Franco Dodds law that undressed was a lot a obfuscation and has sinister investors partorisca take the true view that went in it. These laws this in spite of sound attack basses for a right wing of-control group of pressure the one who feels that the executives would not owe that have forget of companies. He of state the last useful chapter partorisca some authors partorisca look in a been present of bond and American capitalism to one that would have to that change to fulfil some challenges of the quickly changing world.

A GE the history is an American history . Like The famous company partorisca do everything of the toasters to the engines of aircraft have forgotten his roots and is resulted an emperor with new cloths. It is the lesson in some dangers of a deification of CEO is, reports callejeras of lack and cosy wall of business transparency. It is the lesson on like the companies lose partorisca touch with his employees and like the big to fail is not in fact the thing. In an end is the lesson like the industry of Amsterdam has lost his way
5 / 5
was very interested partorisca see this book to the equal that have looked of far to see a collapse of GE. Two writers that dips near an account has touched ideal. Looking of the mine vantage point, a GE the Main history always looked bit it too good to be true but that it was? Some insiemi of book on a Immelt years with the most balanced view of a Welch the years that underlines his obvious skills but also that underlines likes given some seeds partorisca an eventual collapse. One feels more compassion partorisca Immelt the one who finds like this more the tragic character that anything more. Some 9/11 attacks that goes in to to his second day likes CEO of the chance on the dot. Any when being pas able to see a forest partorisca some trees is an obvious but desert like this easy to see like this develops among the like this directed company on ridding imposiciones quarterly. Notably strong tongue in an epilogue in a to the fault of one boards the one who oversaw the all without really that challenge that is gone in. Full stop, in 340 pages, a book is thorough but calculates it could have been 240 pages he so that has the just terracing of repetition. I admit that it is the company complicated with abundance of subjects and moving parts I so that it can comprise concealed to the point. My only flu in a otherwise that the interests have read.
4 / 5
Has think that a book was the fascinating read and partorisca the business book an easy bed. Perfecto partorisca the present navideño partorisca any the one who enjoys business books. His says an interesting history and of the calm leaves with the plot partorisca think roughly. Still after reading it. His still hard to say where the all has been he bad takes GE. Thats Any partorisca say after a bed is not left with your own opinion of where has been bad. You are. So it likes that it speaks in of the books have read, this one leaves calm with a lot of subjects partorisca explore.
5 / 5
Some authors have achived his primary aim, the summarize a history of of the this adds Amrican undertaken, his increase to proeminence under a leadership of Jack Welsch, and his decrease in some last 20 years, to his current state, the pale shadow : too much financial risk, too much leverage, too much diversification, also opportunitic in his management, etc. Among others sinned of conglomerization.
BUT a book is also a bit in disappointing : any one a lot besides surround it well of old pages of a Wall Street Journal, but no new idea , original to some difficulties of good management.
5 / 5
Interesting partorisca past or present GE employee partorisca take an idea to a recent history and the decision that does in a cup of a company.
Any a lot of clearly has articulated lessons like this has to that coming to your own conclusions.
4 / 5
Like the forward GE employee (20 years), was curious to see if some authors had taken an essence that these low years Immelt felt of an interior. Now I can say that, partorisca one the majority of part, has.

Has statements that knows partorisca the fact any partorisca be true, but a basics is corrected and a diagnostic of a question is also. Essentially, the CEO with skills of zeros partorisca main attribution that has touched more like the second hand car salesman, that tries to convince investors that GE was the company adds while constantly changing a new buzzword internally like his “initiatives” have failed an after another.
4 / 5
General Electrical or GE was a Corporate that it was a forefront of modern a Curve of Bell to Sig Sigma the epitomised action and constant growth with profits in firm, and with him an unbeatable PR diagrams pitchforking his CEO, Jack Welch likes man partorisca marvel the one who scripted this envidiable action. This book is the memory that something is too good to be true, further of the chance is must and the just smoke that reads to fully comprise,likes Corporates with longitude cherished histories in old world-wide brick and Subjects of mortar' is captured in the self way of deception of a CEO image, and reason a persecution partorisca value of the shareholder and the quarterly results are likely to be tried for cleverly dressed on suppositions of accountings of imposiciones, bordering in of the frauds, with big powered M & As, and treats it that he , so only partorisca be eaten by some forces of time and unavoidable calculating ,when swipes of realities after the pair of years. Typically, it is a chance when it is the conglomerate meshed in of the multiple subjects with his complexities and measure that is taken for has admitted that “everything is well”, quotes his reputation and careful image timely memory that all this glitters is not never gold!! An I well rids researched and superbly writing...
5 / 5
This book illustrates that all the world knows.

Big, publicly-traded the companies cook some reservation the geese his prize of action - simple and simple. A CEO is and another C-level execs evasion with him because they know probably will not go the prison partorisca fleecing investors and these same execs collects enormous prizes partorisca create 'fake imposiciones.

One first word of the title of a book - 'DELUSION' says it everything. Well read.
4 / 5
Accompany The GE of or anus 80 and any end two 90 read many imports the respect gives succession Jack Welch. One reading rid leaves partorisca accompany the gradual loss of home a lot of profit to the clients; gradually you leaders desconectam real world and spend live it in a species of redoma. Certainly it is not The only company that stray or home any client and that the faith has forced pay he a quite expensive price for such action.
5 / 5
An a lot of the book has built well , taking some main chances sequentially. Comprising some subjects and compatible impact of some decisions in a clearly spent company were. Some stairs of a aprovechamiento sistémico of some principles and controls for such the reputed and the company has recognised as a whole, faith of beggars. When Some supervises presionados - a leeway and manipulation ! Has has had to that take.
4 / 5
Calm will not leave a book averts the box takes to a last page
Invaluable ideas to the Company a lot the time has admired, this in spite of tip inside the beautiful edifice , the cupboard of skeletons exists
5 / 5
This book has been recommended for a CEO of a company I stops of work. I have enjoyed really this reserves as it has spent was subjects it an interior workings of one the majority of iconic company in Amsterdam.
Corporate responsability to some employees, the shareholders and the society were all the failure.
A must read partorisca executive in that a lot partorisca do.
5 / 5
Sauber zusammen gestellte Übersicht über GE Niedergang. Sachlich Neutral wird dargestellt dass Immelt ein schweres Herbs vom Supermann Jack Welch hinterlassen bekommen aber letztendlich doch quotes Verantwortung für gives Niedergang trägt.
4 / 5
Kann ich jedem wirtschaftsinteressiertem Leser sehr empfehlen, liest sich wie ein Krimi has dipped starkem Fokus auf Quotes Immelt Jahre. Upper!
5 / 5
The history adds of as the public prosecutor/of salesman can lose view that he his or his company adds partorisca begin
4 / 5
is the book written for any without first hand-held knowledge of some people/of company or happenings during this time. Pulled near of clippings. It dulls.
5 / 5
Would have preferred more details roughly disvestments and in the GE is now
5 / 5
Produced (book) was well, but the delivery sucked. It has taken way of way the
long.
4 / 5
Am spent 25 years with GE (17 like an employee of executive band), and fact in 6 different subjects inside a company. It has joined one of the programs of corporate leadership of a company directly of the 4 recognition of year with an Army - I pointed GE specifically to the equal that has left a soldato and is spent 6 month that annoys a company partorisca an interview first there is agreed to partorisca speak with me. When finally it has taken one offers so only could not think that blessed was. They are proud of the mine GE pursues, and am appreciated partorisca some casualidad has has had to that do with people of big quality during my time there. It has not been an easy place partorisca do the career, and a company there has been the plot of warts, but has found a culture partorisca be mostly inspiring (lower Welch that Immelt) and some occasions partorisca growth were incredible.

Reliving An untangling of the company has loved has not been easy, but still would recommend this book to any that asks that has spent. Partorisca me, was the difficult, almost cathartic read. My forward GE mates, especially one some those who is spent a lot of years with GE, will recognise many of some people, chances and dynamic cultural an author describes. This book is very researched and very written.
4 / 5
I have purchased a book mainly because I do partorisca some digital operations of one of GE rival and many of our leadership are GE alumni.
Thinks a book really fails to aim that has been it bad in GE (ironically a title is a fall of GE). The authors are spent 2/3 of a book that speaks on GE the business unit was practically shrunked for mid @@@2010s and there have been a lot of deeper questions in GE that Main. The authors do not speak never Renewables that practically the has not turned never the profit, Transport that has not had a lot of sales partorisca years. In brief Converged in Digital that was the enormous disaster , mentions Power the little time although it was arguably the unit that has broken his behind. A whole book is in dissing Jeff Immelt, which in to good sure was an incompetent CEO the one who has contributed big time to GE misery. But partorisca the company with 8 9 business units where all but one or two was in an absolute state of disarray, some questions are far more deeply rooted that the bad CEO in corporate office the one who is not involved with business units' day the decisions of day.
A book there has been to plot of potential to take deep in reason the things have been wrong but like this far is all ' was Jeff Immelt' lack'.
5 / 5
An excellent book that detail a fall of GE of when Jack has left until Jeff has taken request partorisca leave. Weighed in a GE Main side, would have been a lot if more emphasis has been dipped on Aviation and Can partorisca take the full picture that has spent it really.
4 / 5
Like one 8 executive of year of the business bought for GE, has found this incredibly attentive.
5 / 5
If this is not an indictment of a criminality of both of then is resisted by a same character, at all approaches. The failure has not been in some hands of Welch, Immelt, or Flannery. A Joint has created the half toxic the one who silenced an organ; disbanded a heart; and it has sold one the chapel mantra like gospel.
5 / 5
Has left Gryta and Mann take you on the hundred and twenty travesía of year with emphasis in a last fifty of Electrical General (GE) corporate experiences. A modern GE is a “House that Jack has Built,” but Jeff Immelt some renewal that has spent one of a more add industrialists fallen of grace!

Looks of this a lot of the text written a lot of GE has begun “Enron practical” of accounting of the Type” in 2007 to maximizas imposiciones was hemorrhaging in his industrial side with a company of accounting KPMG the agreement was on that. A schism that developed with Jeff Immelt leadership among the financial services and some the industrial distribution has had the transmission of entity in a GE culture. Like GE rival historical, “Westinghouse,” dabbling in the financial services there is wounded a industrialist. Ossia When GE has begun his torsion that goes down that it was further exacerbated for a financial crisis of 2008

In a half of a book some authors quote GE the stock has been estimated a year 2000 $ 38, but for January of 2009 was $ 12. A walk has continued down to go down that $ 7 later that year. The, that resists the place, during this time has been terrified partorisca was coupled with GE that loses his AAA indication crediticia that adds to the east despondency. That a lot no @to give is GE has had the paintbrush with insolvency during this period! This book ameno out of an interior workings of GE an investor has known no during this time. Like the fifty shareholder of year has found this reservation a lot of enlightening to an interior workings of a company that says a to of history of the interior some communications of shareholder of a leadership these years.

A physical product of this hardcover is excellent. A creation of some leaves of book for the fast easy and comfortable bed. Coupled With comprehensibly has presented the material is a enjoyable has read. This history is the good illustration the corporate failure when some the individual “dual hats was” like CEO and President of a Joint. It is GE moving behind to his industrial roots? As “GE the people” hurt of shareholders for the renaissance of a company and the recent market trends tip a stock arrives more than 35 in some last 6 months.
5 / 5
Was an employee of GE Main start in 2012 until a dissolution of a distribution. A culture described for some authors was a lot near of that has seen. I think that like this it has been it has mentioned that the majority of employees no in some a lot of upper facts a lot hard for the company really believes in. As we said 'GE done of the things that change a world-wide'. And we could see that every day. It was the defiant and thrilling place to do. An experience to see the company that read big to be flexible and adapt to the a lot of changing the world has reinforced a need to be expert in that has done. As they have said in work, 'calm can not spell transmission without GE'. I have learnt some ideas on reasons the things am spent a way has done excepts would not trade my time and experience in GE for anything.

My only reservation with a book is some commentaries for some authors to the equal that to some actions where have taken that has thought was the upper tone that indicates that the people would owe that prpers have known better. A beauty to write the book is that has upper hindsight. I know that some people have done with in GE has been poured in doing the things do a better way could and achieving upper results in the defiant world. Cela Has amused every day.
5 / 5
A insightful book and entertainingly writing. In a late @@@1990s/ punctual @@@2000s a company the paralizaciones have experienced the mega-fusion, and particular attention like this pays to other fusions in of the different sectors, comprising Daimler/Chrysler (another car accident, as to speak) and GE/Honeywell. More memorable mine in a last listened to Jack Welch in television of United Kingdom cheerfully and a bit arrogantly saying his interviewer that ensuring the European approval was essentially he slams dunk (any one his words esatte). I have thought at the same time it concealed it was to sew more the transmission had listened the the USA the business leader has said. Apparently, has Gentleman Mario like this done Mountain, Commissioner of European Competition at the same time, and is coming like any surprise when a fusion has not been estada in consonance. Gentleman Welch entirely misjudged a regulatory atmosphere in a Ue or, preferred to ignore it, or was simply simple stupid. A business own aim classical, if he not having never one. If some casualidades of the approval was down previously his interview of television, was non-existent with which that. It was his consultores fearful to inform , or simply ignores a joint has taken? Of an image that surfaces of him in this splendid book, has bet in a forward, and some consequences were quite devastating partorisca GE and his multiple stakeholders.
4 / 5
There is not reading a lot of books of this field until more recently, and the books like this are reasons has begun to devour them. While the period of chapter can be the little crazy, especially to an end where look very short- a book follows the clear street on in a last 30 or like this years of GE. It is directed more strongly in a Immeult Was, but Welch and Flannery is also characters keys.

He the work adds to aim like the questions are often fine-faceted and any whenever expect. Like this, it looks to be the interior of good view those that the companies probably operate, where a prize of the action and the aims of short term dominate fiscal discussions. Ossia The chance of good example for because discussions and of the sincere questions are your for the business to treat some better, and to avert @@subject that some have involved can see.

This feels very researched, and does the good work of not signalling lacking, but instead dipping was a lot of pieces that has been it bad. Highly it recommends, how it is the good book to revise a history of GE, to take it peek to prize of dread of obsessed corporate action, and a turn of American companies especially out of fields of the low profit once results competitive.
4 / 5
Studio of excellent chance of management that saw them stray that had done a company adds and instead directed in maximizing value of shareholder and prizes of management to a detriment of term along and dead next of GE. MSV, Which is resulted a national religion of corporate Amsterdam, is turning this country to the lunar-feudal dystopia. The lights was to explain some interiors workings of an organisation to aim like this is spending.
4 / 5
This book is the quite undisguised, sincere condemnation of Jack Welch and Jeff Immelt, and his enormous ego, concealed in an end cratered the company once orders. Apparently all this imported to Welch and Immelt was resulted quarterly, maintaining a stock prize on, preserving a stock dividend and, deep down, preserving his place in a panteón of Americans of business giants. Like the result, his thickness the bad deals have pursued in of the industries have known at all roughly, eg Immelt adventure to oil and gas, and overpaid for them - Immelt especially, according to some authors, is gone in frequently too big with the first offer; manipulated GE accounting (and GE countable) to do sure some numbers are exited well; left GE Main to result one 7th main bank in some the EUA and then often misused his goodnesses to maintain a rest of the numbers of a company up; extended a truth (like minimum) in a lot of calls of analyst; and it has run roughshod in the compliant jointed of the one who members (with an exception has identified, then Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam) was happy to go probably die, as you remark of book, the value of container of the risarcimento until $ 300K annually more the $ 1mm kicker when that goes of a joint to be headed to the charity of the departing the election of member of joint. To his credit, Welch and Immelt has been poured in GE and his history; to touch discredit, has believed apparently that they could maintain GE historical place to run a company seemingly mainly to go with his respective “gut(s)” and brooking any dissents to trust on, among other things, his outsized personality to daunt his subordinates neither directly or indirectly. It is the sad history , and one that there is finally hurts real to million people - employed those who has resisted GE stocks; GE pensioners, individual shareholders, the institutional investors etc. Aim in a book, some do any the point to say GE down Welch and Immelt has not been Enron. But like a bed on, results increasingly difficult to see a difference. (And, for this @@subject and a lot of loosely, a difference among GE and Bernie Madoff. Madoff Has promised his investors the turn regulates inside the narrow row every year. There is rid in his promise until it no longer could maintain his house of papers. GE Has promised basically his shareholders the regular turn. Each neighbourhood some numbers are exited enough correctly based in to the such things likes them to them the abuse of SPVs, manipulations of accountings, hiding tones of breaking of sure transactions eg animal a subject of sure has sold, disingenuous comment slopes of the calls of analyst etc etc until GE no longer could pulls era.)

Apparently, GE is in-of the lawyers of house were nowhere to be found during GE fallen of grace. A company is to house- the legal function was practically canonized for a legal press this in spite of a lot of GE in-pleaded of the house is mentioned another the GC Brackett Denniston III. And it is mentioned so only he handful of time and never like the player key but like the bystander. It is possible that Welch and Immelt has chosen simply ignore GE is to house- legal crew like the questions of the company have multiplied. If this was a chance , concealed does not reflect well in that a lot has been directed to believe was a better in-house legal crew in a country.

An idea that CEOs there is outsized ego is hardly novel - Immelt has had a plan of the empty company follows an in fact travelled plan in to ensure that it would not be never late for the meeting. If his plan there has been the question, has had another legislation behind him. Neither it is informative that CEOs often explode his place to his financial profit on and on his generous (for the dipped a bit) arrangements of risarcimento - Welch divorces proceedings developed details like this embarrassing in his GE container to start with that has abandoned a lot a perks has been admitted. But GE, a company of Edison, has been supposition to be different. It was part of a cloth of a country. It has Had the crew of management, and the philosophy of management, this was better that that of another company. Well, perhaps for the long time, but no for these last 30 years or so many. It results that during this period GE has not gone really different. It was so only another company whose leaders have done a terrible plot of bad decisions, decisions that left it today the shadow that once was.

My subject main with a book, likes Bob Woodward reserves for example, is that there is so only relatively few quoted people for name. I comprise reason ossia a chance , but think that is the value to desert that it comment. This has said, is the terrific bed, especially for any with some terracing of familiarity with like this function of companies.
5 / 5
Ossia The good book has researched that spent Jeff Immelt tenure like CEO of GE and some questions that is arisen under his leadership.

A good:
- A book the good work to explain so only that has spent to turn GE of such the powerful player in an American economy to a less-that-state adds is in today.
- Is written clearly and concisely without a need for extracted adds of background knowledge in a subject in a part of a reader.
- Some authors have interviewed the plot of people and has done to treat it well of investigation in a @@subject and aims.
- Unbiased

A bad:
- A house to reserve strongly in GE Main and so only in brief mentions some disasters that was Digital and Can.
- Some chapters are short (often 5 to 6 pages or less) and can give read a book like this slightly jerky, disconnected feeling like this time skips to a next chance in a next chapter.
- Has put where there looks to be more depth to a history that a book simply does not cover in his short chapters. If you are looking for the deep dive to some subjects of leaderships and questions of corporate culture in GE this is not a book for you.

Have come to a book not knowing any one a lot in GE at all and was able to quickly take on the the history and some people have involved in him. There is put where the desire had gone of more than detail, as some subjects with GE has beaten. In general, I have found a book to be informative and entertaining and can say that I have learnt the treat well in GE and his questions during some last twenty years. If a subject calm interests, recommend a book.
4 / 5
Like the current employee of Electrical General, I often asked like such one iconic company could be like this thoroughly eroded lovely less than 2 decades. This rids - what follows some conversations, discussions, and finally some decisions of players keys - read more like the mystery to murder that the documentary. Each page left unwilling of the place down. You can feel some emotions of some men and women those who has done some decisions that headed to GE untimely dead. It feels as if you are in a room to joint that listens to some conversations. And you can remark an inability of Immelt to captain to an enormous ship likes GE. One is has felt for the ask Immelt can included kayak of captain for an end.
4 / 5
Decent book, some chapters are courts with quickly changing subject or histories, like facts for some easy beds. If you have done for GE in some last 15 years or you am interested roughly likes GE does ossia the decent book .

Like the GE employee, has has had always the a bit pessimist view in of the things. It results the plot of my thoughts was true... Agree when GE has spoken in Predix and Digital. Our class of department learns of has thought was the joke , as it results it really was...
4 / 5
This book is history of a last two CEOs of GE. Mainly the fact based with small idea to reason the decisions have been done and more importantly an eventual impact of some decisions. It has looked for more idea to an interior workings of a Company during this period together with ideas to some personalities that do these decisions. A long read that read like the book of history.
4 / 5
Big on accuracy and detail; down in of the ideas or the deepest reflection like a function of a joint/governance this has failed like this miserably. It reduces a fall to an or two men egotistical ways— but failure to direct on because financial controls internally and in a level partorisca joint permitted such decision/that does actions, smoke and accounting of practical mirrors. Atrocious really.
4 / 5
Some authors' the investigation was thorough and a book is extremely a lot-written. An examination that has been it bad in GE is widespread and complex. It is in fact a 'definite history of Electrical General' decrease of epic'. Really insightful and the sad history of decisions like this poor, practices of aggressive accounting and external forces (9/11, housing incident and now C19) can combine the wreak havoc.
5 / 5
Has done in GE the capital and some authors have very taken a disorder Immelt has done out of the company adds. Had the plot more than could have informed but this book is the utmost overview . Partorisca A record Jeff Immelt could not direct the parade in the cabin téléphonique.
4 / 5
Another history in that spends when the company adds abandons Critical has thought in favour of successful theatre and Strategy like the simple history that says. Little heroine. A lot of tragic characters. An attended a next chapter in GE the history is of the remarkable turnaround built on integrity, transparency and One drawing, building and selling of utmost products.
5 / 5
Ossia An informative and entertaining read. This in spite of a writer has looked for partorisca be chosen last in his instrument of note of school basketball. His slime with the disparaging yours against any and all 'backslapping' 'jock' mentality. His odd, more than presents a history, a negative character slant is so only odd against Immelt especially.
4 / 5
Is easy the morning of Monday QB all a GE decisions of leaderships. The deceptions have been done but macro the factors have had a flu also. I add read partorisca any that directs the business but ideas in the quite big level.
4 / 5
Well writing. Divided to short digestible chapters. In essence a book is an examination of GE the decision that does process. Prpers Having said that really it applies to any big public company. Engine of Ford of the substitute partorisca GE and the same book.

Happy bed that.
4 / 5
GE Was propped up for GE Main partorisca years.
All the world looked another way - Welch has comprised!
Amazing!
5 / 5
Takes the majority of that has been bad. Except a LTC authorship--still wondrring like this is to spend.
5 / 5
Has read this book partorisca the business school class, the very intriguing glimpse behind some curtains of an American institution. A lot that writes well and easy to read. It could it has not dipped down it has begun it once. Calm does not have to that be the finance of entity partorisca comprise some details- some do any the work adds partorisca explain some concepts by means of analogies and episodes.
4 / 5
Law like the thriller . Calm maintain you on a flange of your chair. Scary In some aims so that it can spend it when the leaders suffer self deception
5 / 5
repititious to a point partorisca be 4 times while a real message. Any recommended.
5 / 5
The book adds in some realities of business. The history is not strategy, the optimism is not the plan and the legacy is not the prologue partorisca a future. The strategy is hard but the execution is harder. The success is not the simple function to win, also requires the recognition of reality.
5 / 5
The book adds. No the piece unexpectedly, so only the solid examining of as such the dominant company could finalise where has done.
4 / 5
Another history of total hubris doing the shareholders pay a prize.

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Highly recommended
4 / 5
already in the bed that A King Of Oil ( Daniel Ammann ) Some Secret Lives of Marc Rico has been disappointed with this endeavour. Prpers Having received the good preview in a Culture of Time of the supplement of recent Sunday has been expecting some original information king Marc Rico which has not gone already in a public domain.

A lot repeat of a Rich book published in 2009 and the depth breaks the consideration of a current state of subjects in a World of Commodity.

Something more than at all in this subject interesting but so only so only.
5 / 5
Thoroughly there is enjoyed this book. In general, this book was an easy bed. It has resupplied some idea adds in a world of traders of commodity on some years and some face of questions in today is evermore environmentally conscious society.
4 / 5
Highly recommend this excellent history on some characters those who govern global trade in of the commodities.
4 / 5
Subject good, well accesses to write , well the people keys in a sector and well has researched.
4 / 5
This book interested and easy to read, basically the short history of sure appearances of the global commodity that the trades of one 80 is from now on.
5 / 5
Of any at present doing inside an industry- the fascinating read in an origin and development of the commodity that trades
4 / 5
has taken an interest in trying to comprise like some world-wide works in some last few years (enough the fulfilled)!

Has an old saying 'Follow of the money' - Well, ossia certainly true.
Also could say - 'Follow some Commodities of Natural/Resources' - And concealed in fact would be drive better!

Of a collapse of a Soviet Union - An increase of a oligarchs - Putin - Some Balkans - An increase of Cina - An Asian Miracle - Rich & Conflict in Middle East of Africa that front of results-and-Political centre in EUA & of Europe...

This really is recognition by force.

So many histories have seen and read roughly in an informative on some so much felt years when you look in them by means of a perspective of some materials believed everything requires & confidences on.

Then has a insightful and has researched brilliantly representations of some players of corridor of shadow of traders/of stock exchange those who have has done stages... Defeated money (a lot he)... It has done enemies & of fellow - has done included a world-wide maintaining alive in!

A definite history of Question & of Supply.
A brilliant has read. Opener Of eye!
5 / 5
I always beleive that the subjects @subject some can explian thier @subject to simplist boy. To all the cost of as complex. This two mark a @@@subject the joy to comprise and read. Helps this in spite of when you have fulfilled the little of some companies/of people referenced.
4 / 5
Has not been to be Never bad researched, as Jack and Javier are two of a quite respected and connoisseurs in an Oil industry.

Thanks both to write the griping read (I in fact Listened in audible)
Rico Rawlinson
5 / 5
Comprehensible and admirably has researched. Gripping Of a first page. Essential reading.
4 / 5
How is possible to decide for the buy or any if we can not access the first pages, introduction and rodeo of content?
5 / 5
Like any partner without of ferrous metals for three decades, this book has obliged has read. A quality of investigation is surprising. His easy to read and be transported behind to time to relive some accidents so many has related animadamente. A must has book!
4 / 5
For any one has interested to know in a history of traders of Commodity, the commodity that the trades undertaken, influence of traders in a volatility of the prize or the regional power balance this book is the must .

Has has completed so only one 10th understand of a total 13 and has to that admit that it has taken to read alot of critical information that has not been conscious of before.

Would recommend this book.
A paperback is a lot he I free some of his colour of page of the coverage on some days, this in spite of, paperback the quality justifies a cost.
5 / 5
Some histories are good but a way is interpreted is really bad. To good sure reading very lovely. A king of oil is the better book.
5 / 5
An information in this writing of good book has been sotterrata incognito for me. I have known at all roughly traders of commodity. But sure I now. A new world-wide integer has been open mine when I have read this book. From now on prenderé attention to the commodity that trades, of the financial as well as the geopolitical point of view. Trading In of the products of agriculture and industrial metals (e.g. Iron, nivkel, zinc, discharges, aluminium ) and oil, is all has contested. Pure traders, those who any in fact mine or grow some the physical products this in spite of mark billions for commercial, often in big-risk and illegal situations was. And financial institutions those who distribute the, the money partorisca such adventures is interwoven to some commercial deals. The controls have hampered finally these traders, but still is doing tonnes of money. One the majority of enlightening book.M
4 / 5
Two more than entity takeaways: 1) I severely underestimated an impact of the commodity that trades in of the politics 2) the bankers are innocent boys of nursery, compared with some traders of commodity.
5 / 5
These attractive partorisca reserve behind a curtain in a history and the contemporary operations of traders of global commodity like any another. If has-liked you Kate Kelly 'A short Secret Club A World-wide' will love 'A World partorisca Sale'.
4 / 5
Some offers to reserve to flow text thanks to fund of journalism of some writers. Be of an industry, can say that this work has not been crafted of some headlines so only but with orderly and long down-investigations of surface. It is elevated already to a book of reference partorisca the commodity that trades. Congrats.
4 / 5
The book describes with a lot of property,A strategy and or growth two traders of commodities,well likes lidam the informacao.
5 / 5
One of some reservation some much more that describes some details of minute of comercials and like the trades have been directed that pause roughly some real robinhoods of trade. The must has to that read.
5 / 5
Shining and highly intriguing account roughly the commodity that trades. Raisin like this spent for/ behind a curtain that the majority of some people have not been conscious of. Amado this history ..!
4 / 5
Phenomenal book that dives to an enormous world of as the resources are traded and like this goodnesses of transactions to political power in a lot of chance. Absolute masterpiece.
5 / 5
Surround worthwile to read, not giving together for futures of options and commercial commodity
5 / 5
A book that agrees that his maitres of the world-wide his existent is not always those that believes.
5 / 5
The worthy Successor of Trader of grains. All And is, is exciting !

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 49 ratings
5 / 5
In the first place it has left dipped me in context my interest in this book. They are the GE has employed, no for election, but by means of casualidad likes the company has done takes has been done taken on 9 years ( was the bit there is disappointed that an absorption has not been mentioned in a book, although it guesses $ 3 billions of the dollars is small passage in this history). As such I has lived inner some of a history have the place was here and partorisca me is fascinating partorisca see that it is gone in behind some scenes in level of joint, of the majority of that has been underlying like simple employees. Fascinating And slightly horrifying that the company with such the reputation like Ge could be like this dysfunctional.

A book also echoes the plot that has learnt in GE. A 1st what precise knows is that there are two world-wide views of GE. In Amsterdam, GE the state is almost mythological. These roots of a 60s and 70s when GE looked partorisca run American life of jet, turbines of power the refrigerators and toasters. It has not had the part of life of EUA that GE has not touched. Any so only the concealed but looked a lot well win money. Under his CEO Jack Welch, the growth looked limitless and some actions were a darling of the plans of pension partorisca offer the sure port and guaranteed dividends. In a rest of a world-wide this in spite of, GE does not have a same state. Yes it has the big presence in some other parts, but was little known out of some niches.

Some starts of book were with GE history. If works in GE is said is a boy of Thomas Edison, a master inventor (in fact recognition GE investigation in Niskyuna, will find Edison the office preserved in an entrance). This in spite of as the plot of a Edison history, this is not really true. Like some insiemi of book was, GE was the creation of has failed Edison the subjects have joined neighbours for a banker , and Edison has little had to in fact do with a company. Like this more than the industrial company based in some ideals of industrial innovation, was the company dips up for the house of finance partorisca industrial domination. These characteristic forms the big part a rest of a history.

Some starts of history with a legendary president Jack Welch the one who dip was that it transforms a company and result the byword partorisca Exc manager. This in spite of underlying under a successful history is another of practices of shady accountings, the labyrinths of financial and opaque deals structure to the equal that has had the habit partorisca maintain a myth of almost of infinite growth.

Like a like this industrial side was supported by an increase of behemoth GE main that has touched a phase of financial instrument partorisca ensure the supply in firm of cash. Do like his widths of long tentacles partorisca touch new lines crediticias with small apparent recognition of risk. It feels in hindsight that Jack Welch the main talent was in timing and when being able to locate a wave of fast that grows economy while any that has to that be resisted the account partorisca some years of consequences to a future. It was also the little there is disappointed that there was little analysis of one of Jack Welch the worse legacy is, the system has called stack classifies that has estimated all the world-wide and a plus down 10 has been forced partorisca leave. This system that at the same time was lauded, has been aimed partorisca be in a term along destructive to the equal that creates the atmosphere of rear stabbing and distrust in the business and was amply sited likes one of some reason the Microsoft has lost there way in him one 90 east. While no longer actuated, his shadow still dips a culture in GE today and well can be been partly partorisca blame for a Ge the main risk that takes culture.

In 2001, Jeff Immelt there is taken on like this CEO. Gentleman Immelt is the a lot charismatic character, this in spite of his fund was sales more than the engineering and he have struggled with running the company that was both big and schizophrenic in character. A main side that resupplies enormous dividends, but with big risks while an industrial side that is less profitable, but more stable. This is coming to before almost instantly there is taken on with some consequences of some 9/11 attacks and some financial fallout that bad that a main phase shrank at night. In some way Immelt could be considered miserable, this in spite of some consequences of the charismatic CEO meant that a no longer done joint and has failed the queen in the CEO with the experience has limited. This is to be aim in two episodes.

In the first place was one of Immelt main initiative, an industrial internet.

An idea of an industrial internet was an idea to connect die of industrial sources partorisca generate new industries around this data. In a lot of ways an idea is the cost a, unfortunately an implementation has estimated under a cost and of the difficulties. As any those who has been involved, can testify to this. More than taking the evolutionary approximation, GE his money has pumped that dips on GE software in California partorisca advance it of walk. It has had two questions with east. In the first place a GE the department of software has tried to do all partorisca write an industrial integer stack partorisca create an infrastructure of whole data partorisca store a data. In spite of GE measured has not been the company of software and so only has not had some resources partorisca direct this. Instead it has to that of has has created society the piggy behind has been to the to any one LIKES him IBM. The amazon Etc. Secondly has had the big ethos clash among a cost of the these traditional industries and some gurus of west cost of new technology. One was traditionally conservative (after all calms can not have the engine of jet fails in an air), while another was more so only the try and see. A lack of direction and comprising bad of some two philosophies have meant that the money was pored in with concrete aim, another that the slogan of imprecise sales.

A second was a compraventa of Alstom, the provider has possessed big French of the power that generates crew. Jeff Immelt dipped his reputation on purchasing this, this in spite of the virtually all the majority of world looked the compraventa odd . First of resultant part of GE, had been run of Alstom and could testify that it was the company with big questions to a large extent propped up for a French government. A more some negotiations have been in and some main concessions GE has has had to that do, a less sense has done. In fact a French government really was manoeuvred GE partorisca take GE partorisca take the industry has nationalised turbulent of his hands and in a timer although you have guaranteeed losses very labour partorisca the period along, something quell'included now rankles in GE to external France. A fact that a joint has failed the queen Jeff Immelt in and Immelt could not see some distinguished subjects to the company no longer in full control or governance.

Jeff Imelt the reigned has arrived to his final in 2017, and a CEO the place was breifly resisted for John Flannery. This in spite of some excesses of a two forward CEO this and a lack of adaption to a phase partorisca change there has been enough did it well an impossible work. Also some of some risks taken by the capitals has gone back partorisca pursue GE with the enormous debt partorisca fund policemen of insurances of the health taken out of more collected. Also it had had enormous investment in both gas turbines and undertook of production of the oil. This in spite of an increase in renewables there was prendido any growth in a forward, and an accident in a prize of the oil there has been severely dented a last. It Flannery Has done this in spite of era the a lot of overdue shaken on a joint and take some to some excesses likes him some 2 of plans Immelt had used partorisca travel in.

My own history in GE, echoes this a lot of. In the a lot of ways was there in a start. It had visited our CEO likes part of the program partorisca leave engineers partorisca fulfil our then CEO. Has has had to that regularly exit a room partorisca take calls of telephone, and has asked our group if our company would owe that remain independent. Obviously it could I have taken partorisca give details, but in hindsight was wooed for GE. And our company had been the success . We had grown to the million some thousands undertaken of dollar in 5 years, partorisca be agile, responsive and innovative. This in spite of that he prendemos that grows was a lack of capital to take on the main projects. When be run of GE appearance partorisca promise that accesses.

A number of the things of the entity changed when I have been partorisca take on this in spite of. In the first place our CEO always had travelled in his own. One first meeting of our new boss, was when we were bussed to stadium of the football and he are has arrived flanked for roughly 20 flunkeys. One instruments of the senior management has been sent to the hotel in Dubai, where the video has been done of the tongue that looked more as the evangelical rally that the conference. Our CEO has there was setup fixes it where directly could ask the question. While it has abused sometimes it has resupplied it the canal comunicacional partorisca create subjects and surgeries. This quickly prendido and clear result that the information would flow so only of upper thorough. Our head office had been the alone paving of the office shared in the industrial suburb of Parigi. It concealed apparently the has not fulfilled an image of GE, and has been moved to the expensive old edifice to centrical Bets. Or I so that I am said reason the person out of an upper crew is remained partorisca visit.

More importantly a structure of the management changed of the pyramid to the matrix. This has meant there was no longer decision very directed that does authorship anymore. A management has decided that we already have does not love a bit systems, but produced of mark. The systems are more difficult that direct, but the products require the different integers mindset. I have been partorisca say that we were partorisca transform GE, but we quickly found that other parts of GE has maintained neither in period of arms because we threaten his works, or have seen likes some the easy sales win like this splits of a GE to GE program.

Had been bought reason were that GE has not been, agile Innovative and not risking downpour. After spending 3 thousands million partorisca take on, his then dipped roughly trying hacerprpers more like GE. A same time, the costs were piled on . GE The companies are careers more like this of the franchises with each one that paid partorisca headquarter services. As each excess of a joint and each corporate jet has been paid partorisca for some subjects in the inferior line have reduced. Another thing is that our CEO was an ex-engineer. They have known a product as well as a subject. In GE, looks partorisca locate to a precise cup are sales of finance. The engineers have the ceiling of managerial glass.

Like this behind to a book. Generally it gives the fascinating creates to one of some worlds undertaken main and some idea on to the equal that has lost his way. I gave certainly ideas in many of some things that affected directly like an employee.

This in spite of seat that some authors have lost the trick.

A GE the history is in fact an American history. Like Companies that has done the things have taken seduced was to a world of financial instruments. Where In the winning money are deceived partorisca do wealth. A truth is a GE the myth was the a lot of based in sleight partorisca rid that industrial excellent. It was so only federal laws likes Franco Dodds law that undressed was a lot a obfuscation and has sinister investors partorisca take the true view that went in it. These laws this in spite of sound attack basses for a right wing of-control group of pressure the one who feels that the executives would not owe that have forget of companies. He of state the last useful chapter partorisca some authors partorisca look in a been present of bond and American capitalism to one that would have to that change to fulfil some challenges of the quickly changing world.

A GE the history is an American history . Like The famous company partorisca do everything of the toasters to the engines of aircraft have forgotten his roots and is resulted an emperor with new cloths. It is the lesson in some dangers of a deification of CEO is, reports callejeras of lack and cosy wall of business transparency. It is the lesson on like the companies lose partorisca touch with his employees and like the big to fail is not in fact the thing. In an end is the lesson like the industry of Amsterdam has lost his way
5 / 5
was very interested partorisca see this book to the equal that have looked of far to see a collapse of GE. Two writers that dips near an account has touched ideal. Looking of the mine vantage point, a GE the Main history always looked bit it too good to be true but that it was? Some insiemi of book on a Immelt years with the most balanced view of a Welch the years that underlines his obvious skills but also that underlines likes given some seeds partorisca an eventual collapse. One feels more compassion partorisca Immelt the one who finds like this more the tragic character that anything more. Some 9/11 attacks that goes in to to his second day likes CEO of the chance on the dot. Any when being pas able to see a forest partorisca some trees is an obvious but desert like this easy to see like this develops among the like this directed company on ridding imposiciones quarterly. Notably strong tongue in an epilogue in a to the fault of one boards the one who oversaw the all without really that challenge that is gone in. Full stop, in 340 pages, a book is thorough but calculates it could have been 240 pages he so that has the just terracing of repetition. I admit that it is the company complicated with abundance of subjects and moving parts I so that it can comprise concealed to the point. My only flu in a otherwise that the interests have read.
5 / 5
Has think that a book was the fascinating read and partorisca the business book an easy bed. Perfecto partorisca the present navideño partorisca any the one who enjoys business books. His says an interesting history and of the calm leaves with the plot partorisca think roughly. Still after reading it. His still hard to say where the all has been he bad takes GE. Thats Any partorisca say after a bed is not left with your own opinion of where has been bad. You are. So it likes that it speaks in of the books have read, this one leaves calm with a lot of subjects partorisca explore.
5 / 5
Some authors have achived his primary aim, the summarize a history of of the this adds Amrican undertaken, his increase to proeminence under a leadership of Jack Welsch, and his decrease in some last 20 years, to his current state, the pale shadow : too much financial risk, too much leverage, too much diversification, also opportunitic in his management, etc. Among others sinned of conglomerization.
BUT a book is also a bit in disappointing : any one a lot besides surround it well of old pages of a Wall Street Journal, but no new idea , original to some difficulties of good management.
4 / 5
Interesting partorisca past or present GE employee partorisca take an idea to a recent history and the decision that does in a cup of a company.
Any a lot of clearly has articulated lessons like this has to that coming to your own conclusions.
4 / 5
Like the forward GE employee (20 years), was curious to see if some authors had taken an essence that these low years Immelt felt of an interior. Now I can say that, partorisca one the majority of part, has.

Has statements that knows partorisca the fact any partorisca be true, but a basics is corrected and a diagnostic of a question is also. Essentially, the CEO with skills of zeros partorisca main attribution that has touched more like the second hand car salesman, that tries to convince investors that GE was the company adds while constantly changing a new buzzword internally like his “initiatives” have failed an after another.
5 / 5
General Electrical or GE was a Corporate that it was a forefront of modern a Curve of Bell to Sig Sigma the epitomised action and constant growth with profits in firm, and with him an unbeatable PR diagrams pitchforking his CEO, Jack Welch likes man partorisca marvel the one who scripted this envidiable action. This book is the memory that something is too good to be true, further of the chance is must and the just smoke that reads to fully comprise,likes Corporates with longitude cherished histories in old world-wide brick and Subjects of mortar' is captured in the self way of deception of a CEO image, and reason a persecution partorisca value of the shareholder and the quarterly results are likely to be tried for cleverly dressed on suppositions of accountings of imposiciones, bordering in of the frauds, with big powered M & As, and treats it that he , so only partorisca be eaten by some forces of time and unavoidable calculating ,when swipes of realities after the pair of years. Typically, it is a chance when it is the conglomerate meshed in of the multiple subjects with his complexities and measure that is taken for has admitted that “everything is well”, quotes his reputation and careful image timely memory that all this glitters is not never gold!! An I well rids researched and superbly writing...
5 / 5
This book illustrates that all the world knows.

Big, publicly-traded the companies cook some reservation the geese his prize of action - simple and simple. A CEO is and another C-level execs evasion with him because they know probably will not go the prison partorisca fleecing investors and these same execs collects enormous prizes partorisca create 'fake imposiciones.

One first word of the title of a book - 'DELUSION' says it everything. Well read.
4 / 5
Accompany The GE of or anus 80 and any end two 90 read many imports the respect gives succession Jack Welch. One reading rid leaves partorisca accompany the gradual loss of home a lot of profit to the clients; gradually you leaders desconectam real world and spend live it in a species of redoma. Certainly it is not The only company that stray or home any client and that the faith has forced pay he a quite expensive price for such action.
4 / 5
An a lot of the book has built well , taking some main chances sequentially. Comprising some subjects and compatible impact of some decisions in a clearly spent company were. Some stairs of a aprovechamiento sistémico of some principles and controls for such the reputed and the company has recognised as a whole, faith of beggars. When Some supervises presionados - a leeway and manipulation ! Has has had to that take.
4 / 5
Calm will not leave a book averts the box takes to a last page
Invaluable ideas to the Company a lot the time has admired, this in spite of tip inside the beautiful edifice , the cupboard of skeletons exists
5 / 5
Sauber zusammen gestellte Übersicht über GE Niedergang. Sachlich Neutral wird dargestellt dass Immelt ein schweres Herbs vom Supermann Jack Welch hinterlassen bekommen aber letztendlich doch quotes Verantwortung für gives Niedergang trägt.
5 / 5
Any company is like this as well as his culture. This book is partorisca wake he-on partorisca any leader the one who thinks that that they are on he everything !!
When being humble, recognising your humanity and that remain in bay of Hubris go the longway.
5 / 5
This book has been recommended for a CEO of a company I stops of work. Have enjoyed really this reserves as it has spent was subjects it an interior workings of one the majority of iconic company in Amsterdam.
Corporate responsability to some employees, the shareholders and the society were all the failure.
A must read partorisca executive in that a lot partorisca do.
4 / 5
Kann ich jedem wirtschaftsinteressiertem Leser sehr empfehlen, liest sich wie ein Krimi has dipped starkem Fokus auf Quotes Immelt Jahre. Upper!
4 / 5
The history adds of as the public prosecutor/of salesman can lose view that he his or his company adds partorisca begin
4 / 5
is the book written for any without first hand-held knowledge of some people/of company or happenings during this time. Pulled near of clippings. It dulls.
4 / 5
Would have preferred more details roughly disvestments and in the GE is now
4 / 5
Produced (book) was well, but the delivery sucked. It has taken way of way the
long.
4 / 5
I am spent 25 years with GE (17 like an employee of executive band), and fact in 6 different subjects inside a company. It has joined one of the programs of corporate leadership of a company directly of the 4 recognition of year with an Army - I has aimed GE specifically as it has left a soldato and is spent 6 month that annoys a company partorisca an interview before there is agreed to partorisca speak with me. When finally it has taken one offers so only could not think that blessed was. They are proud of the mine GE pursues, and am appreciated partorisca some casualidad has has had to that do with people of big quality during my time there. It has not been an easy place partorisca do the career, and a company there has been the plot of warts, but has found a culture partorisca be mostly inspiring (lower Welch that Immelt) and some occasions for growth were incredible.

Reliving An untangling of the company there is wanted has not been easy, but still would recommend this book to any that asks that has spent. For me, it was the difficult, almost cathartic read. My forward GE mates, especially one some those who is spent a lot of years with GE, will recognise many of some people, chances and dynamic cultural an author describes. This book is very researched and very written.
5 / 5
Has purchased a book mainly reason do for some digital operations of one of GE rival and many of our leadership are GE alumni.
Thinks a book really fails to aim that has been it bad in GE (ironically a title is a fall of GE). The authors are spent 2/3 of a book that speaks on GE the business unit was practically shrunked for mid @@@2010s and has had a lot of deeper questions in GE that Main. The authors do not speak never Renewables that practically the has not turned never the profit, Transport that has not had a lot of sales for years. In brief Converged in Digital that was the enormous disaster , mentions Power the little time although it was arguably the unit that has broken his behind. A whole book is in dissing Jeff Immelt, which in to good sure was an incompetent CEO the one who has contributed big time to GE misery. But for the company with 8 9 business units where all but one or two was in an absolute state of disarray, some questions are far more deeply rooted that the bad CEO in corporate office the one who is not involved with business units' day the decisions of day.
A book there has been to plot of potential to take deep in reason the things have been wrong but like this far is all ' was Jeff Immelt' lack'.
4 / 5
An excellent book that detail a fall of GE of when Jack has left until Jeff has taken request to leave. Weighed in a GE Main side, would have been a lot if more emphasis has been dipped on Aviation and Power to take the full picture that has spent it really.
4 / 5
Like one 8 executive of year of the business bought for GE, has found this incredibly attentive.
5 / 5
Has left Gryta and Mann take you on the hundred and twenty travesía of year with emphasis in a last fifty of Electrical General (GE) corporate experiences. A modern GE is a “House that Jack has Built,” but Jeff Immelt some renewal that has spent one of a more add industrialists fallen of grace!

Looks of this a lot of the text written a lot of GE has begun “Enron practical” of accounting of the Type” in 2007 to maximizas imposiciones was hemorrhaging in his industrial side with a company of accounting KPMG the agreement was on that. A schism that developed with Jeff Immelt leadership among the financial services and some the industrial distribution has had the transmission of entity in a GE culture. Like GE rival historical, “Westinghouse,” dabbling in the financial services there is wounded a industrialist. Ossia When GE has begun his torsion that goes down that it was further exacerbated for a financial crisis of 2008

In a half of a book some authors quote GE the stock has been estimated a year 2000 $ 38, but for January of 2009 was $ 12. A walk has continued down to go down that $ 7 later that year. The, that resists the place, during this time has been aghast still was coupled with GE that loses his AAA indication crediticia that adds to this despondency. That a lot no @to give is GE has had the paintbrush with insolvency during this period! This book ameno out of an interior workings of GE an investor has known no during this time. Like the fifty shareholder of year has found this reservation a lot of enlightening to an interior workings of a company that says a to of history of the interior some communications of shareholder of a leadership these years.

A physical product of this hardcover is excellent. A creation of some leaves of book for the fast easy and comfortable bed. Coupled With comprehensibly has presented the material is a enjoyable has read. This history is the good illustration the corporate failure when some the individual “dual hats was” like CEO and President of a Joint. It is GE moving behind to his industrial roots? As “GE the people” hurt of shareholders for the renaissance of a company and the recent market trends tip a stock arrives more than 35 in some last 6 months.
5 / 5
If this is not an indictment of a criminality of both of then is resisted by a same character, at all approaches. The failure has not been in some hands of Welch, Immelt, or Flannery. A Joint has created the half toxic the one who silenced an organ; disbanded a heart; and it has sold one the chapel mantra like gospel.
4 / 5
Was an employee of GE Main start in 2012 until a dissolution of a distribution. A culture described for some authors was a lot near of that has seen. I think that like this it has been it has mentioned that the majority of employees no in some a lot of upper facts a lot hard for the company really believes in. As we said 'GE done of the things that change a world-wide'. And we could see that every day. It was the defiant and thrilling place to do. An experience to see the company that read big to be flexible and adapt to the a lot of changing the world has reinforced a need to be expert in that has done. As they have said in work, 'calm can not spell transmission without GE'. I have learnt some ideas on reasons the things am spent a way has done excepts would not trade my time and experience in GE for anything.

My only reservation with a book is some commentaries for some authors to the equal that to some actions where have taken that has thought was the upper tone that indicates that the people would owe that prpers have known better. A beauty to write the book is that has upper hindsight. I know that some people have done with in GE has been poured in doing the things do a better way could and achieving upper results in the defiant world. Cela Has amused every day.
5 / 5
A insightful book and entertainingly writing. In a late @@@1990s/ punctual @@@2000s a company the paralizaciones have experienced the mega-fusion, and particular attention like this pays to other fusions in of the different sectors, comprising Daimler/Chrysler (another car accident, as to speak) and GE/Honeywell. More memorable mine in a last listened to Jack Welch in television of United Kingdom cheerfully and a bit arrogantly saying his interviewer that ensuring the European approval was essentially he slams dunk (any one his words esatte). I have thought at the same time it concealed it was to sew more the transmission had listened the the USA the business leader has said. Apparently, has Gentleman Mario like this done Mountain, Commissioner of European Competition at the same time, and is coming like any surprise when a fusion has not been estada in consonance. Gentleman Welch entirely misjudged a regulatory atmosphere in a Ue or, preferred to ignore it, or was simply simple stupid. A business own aim classical, if he not having never one. If some casualidades of the approval was down previously his interview of television, was non-existent with which that. It was his consultores fearful to inform , or simply ignores a joint has taken? Of an image that surfaces of him in this splendid book, has bet in a forward, and some consequences were quite devastating still GE and his multiple stakeholders.
5 / 5
There is not reading a lot of books of this field until more recently, and the books like this are reasons has begun to devour them. While the period of chapter can be the little crazy, especially to an end where look very short- a book follows the clear street on in a last 30 or like this years of GE. It is directed more strongly in a Immeult Was, but Welch and Flannery is also characters keys.

He the work adds to aim like the questions are often fine-faceted and any whenever expect. Like this, it looks to be the interior of good view those that the companies probably operate, where a prize of the action and the aims of short term dominate fiscal discussions. Ossia The chance of good example for because discussions and of the sincere questions are your for the business to treat some better, and to avert @@subject that some have involved can see.

This feels very researched, and does the good work of not signalling lacking, but instead dipping was a lot of pieces that has been it bad. Highly it recommends, how it is the good book to revise a history of GE, to take it peek to prize of dread of obsessed corporate action, and a turn of American companies especially out of fields of the low profit once results competitive.
4 / 5
Studio of excellent chance of management that saw them stray that had done a company adds and instead directed in maximizing value of shareholder and prizes of management to a detriment of term along and dead next of GE. MSV, Which is resulted a national religion of corporate Amsterdam, is turning this country to the lunar-feudal dystopia. The lights was to explain some interiors workings of an organisation to aim like this is spending.
4 / 5
This book is the quite undisguised, sincere condemnation of Jack Welch and Jeff Immelt, and his enormous ego, concealed in an end cratered the company once orders. Apparently all this imported the Welch and Immelt was resulted quarterly, maintaining a stock prize on, preserving a stock dividend and, deep down, preserving his place in a panteón of Americans of business giants. Like the result, they thick the bad deals have pursued in of the industries have known at all roughly, eg Immelt adventure to oil and gas, and overpaid for them - Immelt especially, according to some authors, is gone in frequently too big with the first offer; manipulated GE accounting (and GE countable) to do sure some numbers are exited well; sinister GE Main to result one 7th main bank in some the EUA and then often misused his goodnesses to maintain a rest of the numbers of a company up; extended a truth (like minimum) in a lot of calls of analyst; and it has run roughshod in the compliant jointed of the one who members (with an exception has identified, then Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam) was happy to go probably die, as you remark of book, the value of container of the risarcimento until $ 300K annually more the $ 1mm kicker when that goes of a joint to be headed to the charity of the departing the election of member of joint. To his credit, Welch and Immelt has been poured in GE and his history; to touch discredit, has believed apparently that they could maintain GE historical place to run a company seemingly mainly to go with his respective “gut(s)” and brooking any dissents to trust on, among other things, his outsized personality to daunt his subordinates neither directly or indirectly. It is the sad history , and one that there is finally hurts real to million people - employed those who has resisted GE stocks; GE pensioners, individual shareholders, the institutional investors etc. Aim in a book, some do any the point to say GE down Welch and Immelt has not been Enron. But like a bed on, results increasingly difficult to see a difference. (And, thus @@subject and a lot of loosely, a difference among GE and Bernie Madoff. Madoff Has promised his investors the turn regulates inside the narrow row every year. There is rid in his promise until it no longer could maintain his house of papers. GE Has promised basically his shareholders the regular turn. Each neighbourhood some numbers are exited enough correctly based in to the such things likes them to them the abuse of SPVs, manipulations of accountings, hiding tones of breaking of sure transactions eg animal a subject of sure has sold, disingenuous comment slopes of the calls of analyst etc etc until GE no longer could pulls era.)

Apparently, GE is in-of the lawyers of house were nowhere to be found during GE fallen of grace. A company is to house- the legal function was practically canonized for a legal press this in spite of a lot of GE in-pleaded of the house is mentioned another the GC Brackett Denniston III. And it is mentioned so only quell'handful of time and never like the player key but like the bystander. It is possible that Welch and Immelt has chosen simply ignore GE is to house- legal crew like the questions of the company have multiplied. If this was a chance , concealed does not reflect well in that a lot has been directed to believe was a better in-house legal crew in a country.

An idea that CEOs there is outsized ego is hardly novel - Immelt has had a plan of the empty company follows an in fact travelled plan in to ensure that it would not be never late for the meeting. If his plan there has been the question, has had another legislation behind him. Neither it is informative that CEOs often explode his place to his financial profit on and on his generous (for the dipped a bit) arrangements of risarcimento - Welch divorce proceedings has developed so many embarrassing details in his GE container to start with that has very abandoned a perks has been admitted. But GE, a company of Edison, has been supposition to be different. It was part of a cloth of a country. It has Had the crew of management, and the philosophy of management, this was better that that of another company. Well, perhaps for the long time, but no for these last 30 years or so many. It results that during this period GE has not gone really different. It was so only another company whose leaders have done a terrible plot of bad decisions, decisions that left it today the shadow that once was.

My subject main with a book, likes Bob Woodward books for example, is that there is so only relatively few quoted people for name. I comprise reason ossia a chance , but think that is the value to desert that it comment. This has said, is the terrific bed, especially for any with some terracing of familiarity with like this function of companies.
5 / 5
Ossia The good book has researched that spent Jeff Immelt tenure like CEO of GE and some questions that is arisen under his leadership.

A good:
- A book the good work to explain so only that has spent to turn GE of such the powerful player in an American economy to a less-that-state adds is in today.
- Is written clearly and concisely without a need partorisca extracted adds of background knowledge in a subject in a part of a reader.
- Some authors have interviewed to plot of people and has done to treat it well of investigation in a @@subject and aims.
- Unbiased

A bad:
- A house to reserve strongly in GE Main and so only in brief mentions some disasters that was Digital and Can.
- Some chapters are short (often 5 to 6 pages or less) and can give read a book like this slightly jerky, disconnected feeling like this time skips to a next chance in a next chapter.
- Has put where there looks to be more depth to a history that a book simply does not cover in his short chapters. If you are looking for the deep dive to some subjects of leaderships and questions of corporate culture in GE this is not a book for you.

Have come to a book not knowing any a lot of in GE at all and was able to quickly take on the the history and some people have involved in him. There is put where the desire had gone of more than detail, as some subjects with GE has beaten. In general, I have found a book to be informative and entertaining and can say that I have learnt the treat well in GE and his questions during some last twenty years. If a subject calm interests, recommend a book.
5 / 5
Like the current employee of Electrical General, I often asked like such one iconic company could be like this thoroughly eroded lovely less than 2 decades. This rids - what follows some conversations, discussions, and finally some decisions of players keys - read more like the mystery to murder that the documentary. Each page left unwilling of the place down. You can feel some emotions of some men and women those who has done some decisions that headed to GE untimely dead. It feels as if you are in a room to joint that listens to some conversations. And podes commentary an inability of Immelt to captain an enormous ship like GE. One is has felt for the ask Immelt can included kayak of captain for an end.
4 / 5
Decent book, some chapters are courts with quickly changing subject or histories, like facts for some easy beds. If you have done for GE in some last 15 years or you am interested roughly that GE does ossia the decent book .

Like the GE employee, has has had always the a bit pessimist view in of the things. It results to the plot of my thoughts was true... Agree when GE has spoken in Predix and Digital. Our class of department learns of has thought was the joke , as it results it really was...
5 / 5
This book is history of a last two CEOs of GE. Mainly the fact based with small idea to reason the decisions have been done and more importantly an eventual impact of some decisions. It has looked for more idea to an interior workings of a Company during this period together with ideas to some personalities that do these decisions. A long read that read like the book of history.
5 / 5
Big on accuracy and detail; down in of the ideas or the deepest reflection like a function of a joint/governance this has failed like this miserably. It reduces a fall to an or two men egotistical ways— but failure to direct on because financial controls internally and in a level to joint permitted such decision/that does actions, smoke and accounting of practical mirrors. Atrocious really.
4 / 5
Some authors' the investigation was thorough and a book is extremely a lot-written. An examination that has been it bad in GE is widespread and complex. It is in fact a 'definite history of Electrical General' decrease of epic'. Really insightful and the sad history of decisions like this poor, practices of aggressive accounting and external forces (9/11, housing incident and now C19) can combine to wreak havoc.
5 / 5
Has done in GE the capital and some authors have taken a lot of a disorder Immelt has done out of the company adds. It weaves to have more than it could have informed but this book is the utmost overview . For a record Jeff Immelt could not direct the parade in the cabin téléphonique.
4 / 5
Another history in that spends when the company adds abandons Critical has thought in favour of successful theatre and Strategy like the simple history that says. Little hero. A lot of tragic characters. An attended a next chapter in GE the history is of the remarkable turnaround built on integrity, transparency and One drawing, building and selling of utmost products.
4 / 5
Ossia An informative and entertaining read. This in spite of a writer has looked for to be chosen last in his instrument of note of school basketball. His slime with the disparaging yours against any and all 'backslapping' 'jock' mentality. His odd, more than presents a history, a negative character slant is so only odd against Immelt especially.
4 / 5
It is easy the morning of Monday QB all a GE decisions of leaderships. The deceptions have been done but macro the factors have had a flu also. I add read partorisca any that directs the business but ideas in the quite big level.
5 / 5
A lot of Writing. Divided to short digestible chapters. In essence a book is an examination of GE the decision that does process. Prpers Having said that really it applies to any big public company. Engine of Ford of the substitute for GE and the same book.

Happy bed that.
5 / 5
GE Was propped up for GE Main for years.
All the world looked another way - Welch has comprised!
Amazing!
5 / 5
Takes the majority of that has been bad. Except a LTC authorship--still wondrring like this is to spend.
5 / 5
Has read this book for the business school class, the very intriguing glimpse behind some curtains of an American institution. A lot that writes well and easy to read. It could it has not dipped down it has begun it once. Calm does not have to that be the finance of entity to comprise some details- some do any the work adds to explain some concepts by means of analogies and episodes.
5 / 5
Law like the thriller . Calm maintain you on a flange of your chair. Scary In some aims so that it can spend it when the leaders suffer self deception
5 / 5
repititious to a point to be 4 times while a real message. Any recommended.
5 / 5
The book adds in some realities of business. The history is not strategy, the optimism is not the plan and the legacy is not the prologue for a future. The strategy is hard but the execution is harder. The success is not the simple function to win, also requires the recognition of reality.
4 / 5
The book adds. No the piece unexpectedly, so only the solid examining of as such the dominant company could finalise where has done.
5 / 5
Another history of total hubris doing the shareholders pay a prize.

Top Customer Reviews: The Rare Metals ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 11 ratings
4 / 5
Amado this book and he do not think never have taken like this long to read something. Reading finishing less than the chapter by night. It is simply fascinating to read and the author has done such the good work.
Are not the scientist and grieve listened of the neighbourhood of some scarce metals but an opener of eye.
Highly highly recommended.
5 / 5
How is often a chance with this 'documentary' the books of type has looked to repeat a message still the plot.
Any one is less be look ploughing to the @@@subject that was unaware of - so that it was enlightening. If you are interested in the current world-wide politics would recommend it.
A bit depressing in his honesty, although this is due to a subject more than a writing.
Has thought personally that it was the little overpriced but concealed can be reason can access the plot of books for free.
5 / 5
Some Greens and the aims of a Rebellion of Extinction is extremely laudable and does the plot of sense. This rids is not anti-Green but questions to extract scarce metals for green energy ( parco of wind, EVs, solar poster etc.) And the digital technology is well for a half. Date to extract 1kg of some scarce metal requires on 1000 tonnes of minors of rocks. It questions particularly an extraction of scarce metals in Cina and Africa where the environmental levels are not like this big like west.
Certainly feed for thought for a stampede to some Greens.
4 / 5
Illustrates a fraud of like this called renewables.
This need of esoteric metals the mined and accused and in an end concealed is not green at all.
4 / 5
The eye that opens revelations
All the world would owe that read the. One the majority to reserve quell'import never peach
5 / 5
has Spent for husband, found that more interesting and informative
5 / 5
Incredible idea in a soiled world of 'green' technologies
5 / 5
Ossia the journalistic account animated of the geopolitical fight in the accesses to one select group of scarce metals that it is essential for our technological solutions for transmission of climate (‘the engine of new energies'). These looks to be down to his magnetic conductivity - although they also have other sought-after properties. They are some metals that power our telephones, computers, electrical and similar cars pleasure. These scarce metals are essential to both a generation of green energy and some digital technologies that enables his effective use.

Ossia A good informative - but this book is in a bad informative. Some metals are ‘scarce' and exist in of the quantities of minute inside other metals. Extracting them is the quite contaminating process and is so only be that goes in of @1970s. We go to owe mine the plot of the plot more is to fulfil a transmission of aims of the climate adapted in some Bet 2015 summit. And an informative only empire of here.

An author gives the quite rounded (and global) view of a life-cycle of these metals: of disputes in legislations of accesses, a messy subject of minor and purifying some metals, to the his comercials and spiegamento and on to endeavours to recycle them (and touch a toxic side-produced). Each one that like this of these phases is inefficient, toxic and comes with the murky hinterland of practices of black phase, geopolitical espionage, corporate contamination, and coverups. Any of of the this is in our alcohols when we think of the green energy and any starts of country of of the this looking a lot of - those that unemployed toxic production for environmental reasons, has bought so only he in of, and touched it behind in, other countries without control.

A message is that some worse appearances of the aprovechamiento colonial is not never state was and is more intensively pursued under neoliberales conditions that never before. Then it moves on to explain a nationalist protectionism that is, in turn, weaponising chemical elements and industrial knowledge. For Pitron, Cina is the vital centre of minor, manufacture and application for such future technologies and with his readiness to involve to the along-designates to plan to maximiza his dominance concealed already is moving a balance of geopolitics.

Pitron Has dipped in a legwork and has joined the plot of points. Has the good sense that explanation a reader is likely to require and as to explain things effectively. A writing is animated always and the subjects of a book am developed with the storyteller skill. This history is of entity and has learnt the far more than has expected on some costs of the underlying energy of modern technology and some dangers of monopolies and took have used for geopolitical reasons. Daniel Yergin is A New Plan (2020) gives the most positive gloss in the new energies and stages that international rule to new disruptive situations. But Yergin does not direct in a together precise of scarce metals issues that Pitron does like this this reservation the animate counterpoint. Happy bed that.
5 / 5
You know that it produces technologies of the communication 50 for cent more greenhouse gas that travel of air? This and another done east a engrossing has read.
This in spite of a translation of a French is poor with a result is hard in disposal in time. Read a French version podes.
Learns that a lot of the majority of systems of the weapon advanced of Amsterdam depends in the magnets have distributed for Cina. Has the surfeit of the scarce metals have required partorisca computers, mobile phones and like this on.
A disgraced triumph it has tried to buy Greenland of Danimarca reason he put you lovely and scarce metals under his surace.
A fascinating book that deserves our attention. These scarce metals could a day looks for to be of an importance adds like this of the new technologies develops quickly.
5 / 5
A book is parochial. A French written of the French Australian perspective. It loses a big picture. Cina Is strong in of the scarce earths reasons are abundant and economic. It concealed he no Chinese to the powerhouse, reason are also abundant in some the EUA and p. p.ej. In France, like some points of author were. While a Chinese offer produces economic and explode his natural resources, well for one West.
4 / 5
Is a writing of good book and a lot of inteesante. Like this it learns a lot and it is that it imports to be a lot to the so much.

Top Customer Reviews: Killers of the ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 57 ratings
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover In the first place would declare that ossia the a lot of the book writes a lot of - is not partorisca till you read such calm examples give you the one who the difference done your global entertainment! Has no the found too journalistic likes roughly another reviewers (although David Grann is the writer of personnel) and to to an author likes footnotes and of show of Apndices, has the mandate adds of voluminous given of historical paper.

Secondly, A history has said like this well reason while it is in heart to 1920s history of crime uses a backdrop of a history of Native Americans and his treatment in some hands of a government of EUA and white settlers partorisca resupply the a lot of wider panorama to some chances and some crimes. In this chance a sudden growth of an oil industry of the domestic USA in a turn of a century, has created a situation that one of some main oil reserves has been found in a reservation of a Osage the Indian nation has established recently Oklahoma. Ironically A tribe so only had finalised there because of being the original of tribal earths has forced of a government but has had wisely negotiate his cost has preserved his legislations minraux. This quickly has directed the untold wealth and inevitably attracting interest of enthusiasts of numerous white people to purchase the action of a new wealth, quotes a historical approximation in some the USA to Native Americans.

While some tentativas for politics to Washington, tycoons of prompt oil and subject venue and financial in such the corruptible half of flange to purchase the personal profit resupplies a backdrop, a centrical history is an increasing use of pair of cross and murder to try and inherit held and of the interests familiarised of such wealth the one who apresamiento on some premiers two thirds of a book. It adds to this mix a foundling National Agency of Investigation (take more the morph to one FBI) down his first boss has appointed Edgar J. It spends the aspirador and the scandal that in 1920s EUA could not be faced for openly the local bribed and the application of state law was the occasion of the heaven has sent to try a new national policing approximation.

A real hero of a history is Tom White, originally Knit Order the one who there has been has joined recently an Agency and was retrospectively a wise election to Hoover that for the success of his frames of crew have helped a reputation of his Agency in main an investigation. Sadly Like this with all such examples Spend the aspirador is the autocratic approximation has reflected pocola subsequent visit but the one who movements a history besides his plot of crime is a final third where without giving some details was one trying of the widest conspiracy a lot of years later after the chances had been forgotten is a real revelation.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition A Osage the Indians have lived in Kansas until a 1870s when a government has decided that his earth was too much lovely partorisca his partorisca possess, and a Osage the Indians were forced of his earth. A Osage the Indians have been moved to Northeastern Oklahoma in the patch of earth that is to be consider worthless - until the oil has been discovered under an earth of reservation in a 1920s, this muck that lines the Indians are resulted extremely rich. A federal government, because of a Osages' intrinsic racial weakness, considered them unable of agent his own subjects and has has appointed guardians to direct his subjects, white guardians. Guardians those who has controlled his money for his own profit - that buys the car for $ 250, and it selling to the his appointed dependee in $ 1,250 for the profit is. This in spite of, a history of avidity escalates to one of murder and he devilish plot to murder his womenfolk one for one, in the coldly the order has calculated, like this gradually bequeath his rich to aim speculators in an end for a half feasible so only: inheritance. And here you had mentido a macabro intimacy this marks this out of other histories of concentrates to kill American Indians: inheritance, of course, entailed marrying Native women, creating girls with them while knowing the killers of result of a plan. Each endeavour is has sawed-ordinated for a rich and some institutions of aims settlersto annoy investigations until a fledgling no of FBI in.

Ossia The very written - factual but in the narrative to flow, which take you on the travesa of first hand-held experience of as some First people of Nation have been shamefully treated by an American is and his institutions and legal systems.

David Grann has done the wonderful work to research these killers. Although some people were incarcerated for some crimes behind in a 1920s, a more Grann undermined, some edges of plus finds that headed to other guardians those who would have to has been researched more thoroughly also.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Very researched, very written, the narrative to flow with small cushioning more the riveting history. One this dismays and shock, but also informs. Agreement that a book is probably a precursor to the film, but is no worse partorisca that - in fact the film would owe that be has the fact based in this book. Highly recommended particularly yes, taste, has had of the width taken of some First people of the way of Nation has been treated for Americans but little detail in concrete chances.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover A history that really opens some eyes to a past, - and quite recent, history of a Wild West of some the EUA. Ossia The remarkable history of a callous avidity of an aim settlers, the one who is come from to treat a local Indian tribespeople quite ruthlessly for profit of an oil that was under his earth.
A history reads well, and was difficult to dip a book down has begun once.
Ossia Certainly the history to do think, and marvel so only that of some attitudes of some tip settlers continuous prevail in some the modern USA.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition A disturbing and excellent tale of a plight of Native Americans those who found a unwitting beneficiaries of the financial boom in a 1920 after the oil has been discovered under a previously barren and worthless the reservation has been moved to.

Resupplies some fascinating creates to a prompt workings of one FBI (any less Spend the aspirador is nascent megalomania) so that this was the celebrated chance and the lovely memory for folk the one who has thought a persecution of American Indians has finalised a late 19th century.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover This was an interesting book . It gives an idea to that of the 'Native Americans' has been treaty in some the EUA for people and a legal system. Some powers have not gone too concerned on some murderous that has taken place in a reservation, so that the investigations were has managed bad. Gradually, An agency of developing FBI has taken involved in some chances of murder.
Reading very lovely
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Good book. No never it have listened of a history before. The terrible things am spent to American Indians when they found oil in his earth. Test also some the city of tray delos same authors of Z'. Ossia Really well too much.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Whilst this book is specifically in a Osage Indian Nation in Oklahoma, is the memory that bad some hordes partorisca invade have treated a indigenous population of north Amsterdam. Historically that pause, some chances arrive in the fascinating period, with some days of some ''draw'West Wild to the prjimo, an increase of a vehicle of engine and some starts of one FBI in a tentativa partorisca win corrupt local officialdom.

David Grann explains like a Osage was evicted of his homeland to a purportedly worthless piece of rock in Oklahoma. When The vast reservations of oil have been discovered in his new earth, a Osage sudenly is rich result. Of course, an aim invaders has loved of the money for them and has used each bad possible to deceive a Osage out of his wealth expsita new. When A Osage it beginning that it dies in of the suspicious circumstances, each endeavour is done to annoy investigations until a fledgling no of FBI in.

The killers of a Moon of Flor is the fascinating accounts of the shameful period in the history of north Amsterdam. It is generally very written and the good bed. There are a lot of references and a widespread bibliography in an end. Mina a complaint is that it takes the bit 'wishy-washy' in of the places. That I bad is that sometimes Grann statements of frames as, 'A witness has commented that he overheard the suspect that says an unknown man...' And another such vagaries. It averts of that, ossia the highly recommended read.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition in some adolescents of a Twentieth Century, in a point of a boom of oil, a Osage the tribe of Native Americans founds incredibly and suddenly rich. His quite smartly and fortuitously there is retained an oil and of the legislations minraux to his earths, and like an arrival of derricks and the pipes the all tremendously rich.

A tribe is resulted an object of fascination in a press been due to his in transente and ostentation (although a point is done here concealed that it has done it with his money has not been like this out of place with a rest of A Roaring Twenties). This in spite of, an institutional racism of a time has meant that a government of EUA often has has not thought they like this able to look his own cash considering them like this pocolos better that boys and dip white guardians in place. As horrifying like this this touches everything for him, these white guardians to often try the skim was, or has included frankly fly, so much of a money to the equal that could. But included worse (and is looking for some holes of human character, this book will resupply), to the plot has been hatched punctual to kill a Osage and try and to take control of an earth and some legislations.

Grann Is the master in spending this world-wide and these people behind the life but is hard any to stun inhumanity of worlds of the man to man. (Particularly a postscript that develops the one who further some crimes have been.) It recommends it to any, although you would owe that be conscious that ossia he sobering, brutal, if finally fascinating read.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition This book is historical truth . It locates a way sistmica that Osage the Indians have been poisoned, has shot, run down, souffl on and murdered in other ways for white Americans partorisca obtain control of a Osage considerable wealth.
An author links this investigation to a development of one FBI, with the White agent that does with J. Edgar Spends the aspirador partorisca pursue justice partorisca murdered Osage tribal members.
While the little of some killers were spent finally partorisca try and convict, (spoiler alert) his sentences were commuted so that they do not have to do fault never some plenaries partorisca a term of his punishment of natural bolt was originally sentenced to.
An author later, after one FBI has closed a chance, considerable documentary expsito and anecdotal evidence of leading and current killers of Osage tribal members, partorisca his money. It is the tragic account of the shameful period of American history.
4 / 5
In the first place it declare that ossia the a lot of the book writes a lot of - is not partorisca till you read such calm examples @give you the one who the difference done your global entertainment! Has no the found too journalistic likes roughly another reviewers (although David Grann is the writer of personnel) and to to an author likes footnotes and of show of Apêndices, has the mandate adds of voluminous given of historical paper.

Secondly, A history has said like this well reason while it is in heart to @@@1920s history of crime uses a backdrop of a history of Native Americans and his treatment in some hands of a government of EUA and white settlers partorisca resupply the a lot of wider panorama to some chances and some crimes. In this chance a sudden growth of an oil industry of the domestic USA in a turn of a century, has created a situation that one of some main oil reserves has been found in a reservation of a Osage the Indian nation has established recently Oklahoma. Ironically A tribe so only had finalised there because of being the original of tribal earths has forced of a government but has had wisely negotiate his cost has preserved his legislations minéraux. This quickly has directed the untold wealth and inevitably attracting interest of enthusiasts of numerous white people to purchase the action of a new wealth, quotes a historical approximation in some the USA to Native Americans.

While some tentativas for politics to Washington, tycoons of prompt oil and subject venue and financial in such the corruptible half of flange to purchase the personal profit resupplies a backdrop, a centrical history is an increasing use of pair of cross and murder to try and inherit held and of the interests familiarised of such wealth the one who apresamiento on some premiers two thirds of a book. It adds to this mix a foundling National Agency of Investigation (take more the morph to one FBI) down his first boss has appointed Edgar J. It spends the aspirador and the scandal that in @@@1920s EUA could not be faced for openly the local bribed and the application of state law was the occasion of the heaven has sent to try a new national policing approximation.

A real hero of a history is Tom White, originally Knit Order the one who there has been has joined recently an Agency and was retrospectively a wise election to Hoover that for the success of his frames of crew have helped a reputation of his Agency in main an investigation. Sadly Like this with all such examples Spend the aspirador is the autocratic approximation has reflected pocola subsequent visit but the one who movements a history besides his plot of crime is a final third where without giving some details was one trying of the widest conspiracy a lot of years later after the chances had been forgotten is a real revelation.
4 / 5
A Osage the Indians have lived in Kansas until a @@@1870s when a government has decided that his earth was too much lovely for them to possess, and a Osage the Indians were forced of his earth. A Osage the Indians have been moved to Northeastern Oklahoma in the patch of earth that is to be consider worthless - until the oil has been discovered under an earth of reservation in a @@@1920s, this muck that lines the Indians are resulted extremely rich. A federal government, because of a Osages' intrinsic racial weakness, considered them unable of agent his own subjects and has has appointed guardians to direct his subjects, white guardians. Guardians those who has controlled his money for his own profit - that buys the car for $ 250, and it selling to the his appointed dependee in $ 1,250 for the profit is. This in spite of, a history of avidity escalates to one of murder and he devilish plot to murder his womenfolk one for one, in the coldly the order has calculated, like this gradually bequeath his rich to aim speculators in an end for a half feasible so only: inheritance. And here you had mentido a macabro intimacy that marks this out of other histories of concentrates to kill American Indians: inheritance, of course, entailed marrying Native women, creating girls with them while knowing the killers of result of a plan. Each endeavour is has sawed-ordinated for a rich and some institutions of aims settlersto annoyance of the investigations until a fledgling no of FBI in.

Ossia The very written - factual but in the narrative to flow, which take you on the travesía of first hand-held experience of as some First people of Nation have been shamefully treated by an American is and his institutions and legal systems.

David Grann has done the wonderful work to research these killers. Although some people were incarcerated for some crimes behind in a @@@1920s, a plus Grann has undermined, some edges of plus finds that headed to other guardians those who would have to has been researched more thoroughly also.
5 / 5
Very Researched, very written, the narrative to flow with small cushioning more the riveting history. One this dismays and shock, but also informs. Agreement that a book is probably a precursor to the film, but is no worse for that - in fact the film would owe that be has the fact based in this book. Highly recommended particularly yes, taste, has had of the width taken of some First people of the way of Nation has been treated for Americans but little detail in concrete chances.
5 / 5
A history that really opens some eyes to a past, - and quite recent, history of a Wild West of some the EUA. Ossia The remarkable history of a callous avidity of an aim settlers, the one who is come from to treat an Indian venue tribespeople quite ruthlessly for profit of an oil that was under his earth.
A history reads well, and was difficult to dip a book down has begun once.
Ossia Certainly the history to do think, and marvel so only that of some attitudes of some tip settlers continuous prevail in some the modern USA.
4 / 5
One disturbing and excellent tale of a plight of Native Americans those who found a unwitting beneficiaries of the financial boom in a 1920 after the oil has been discovered under a previously barren and worthless the reservation has been moved to.

Resupplies roughly fascinating idea to a prompt workings of one FBI (any less Spend the aspirador is nascent megalomania) so that this was the celebrated chance and the lovely memory for folk the one who has thought a persecution of American Indians has finalised a late 19th century.
4 / 5
This was an interesting book . It gives an idea to that of the 'Native Americans' has been treaty in some the EUA for people and a legal system. Some powers have not gone too concerned on some murderous that has taken place in a reservation, so that the investigations were has managed bad. Gradually, An agency of developing FBI has taken involved in some chances of murder.
Reading very lovely
4 / 5
have known at all the chances has described in this book, the chapter to disturb in a history of violence in Amsterdam and a war in of the native villages. David Grann describes the group of killers like this numerous his quantities to the massacre, created by human avidity, mark for indifference to some victims, overseen for the corrupt legal system. He all has taken place in Oklahoma in a @@@1920s.

Has the small defect in a saying. Grann Is a investigative journalist, his approximation is forensic and thorough but writing in enough the flat fashion. He punctiliously calculates an account of organism but he a lot really connect emotionally with a dead person. Perhaps some facts in a history says is quite enough.

A dead person has been drawn of the small nation, a Osage, forced of his ancestral earths to a unpromising corner of a state. It was his fortune , and misfortune, besiege it in fields of significant oil, a discovered and aprovechamiento duquel the enormously rich. Predators Moved on him. I have been tricked, swindled, abused and has murdered.

A measure of justice was achieved finally so only by means of the crew of new detective to Washington, an Agency of low Investigation J Edgar Hoovers. Some shows of author like the new type of lawman was unmoved for ways of Oklahoma and incorruptible for his bribes. A chance has entered the mythology of Agency, augmenting steps the aspiradora and finding the place key in cinematic eulogy, A History of FBI.

A final section of some moulds to reserve some doubt in an official version of chance. It has done one FBI really takes his man? A recognition to the windswept graveyard in an open prairie suggest otherwise.
4 / 5
Good book. No never it have listened of a history before. The terrible things am spent to American Indians when they found oil in his earth. Test also some the city of tray delos same authors of Z'. Ossia Really well too much.
5 / 5
In some adolescents of a Twentieth Century, in a point of a boom of oil, a Osage the tribe of Native Americans founds incredibly – and suddenly – rich. His quite smartly and fortuitously there is retained an oil and of the legislations minéraux to his earths, and like an arrival of derricks and the pipes the all tremendously rich.

A tribe is resulted an object of fascination in a press been due to his in transeúnte and ostentation (although a point is done here concealed that it has done it with his money has not been like this out of place with a rest of A Roaring Twenties). This in spite of, an institutional racism of a time has meant that a government of EUA often has has not thought they like this able to look his own cash – considering them like this pocolos better that boys – and dip white guardians in place. As horrifying like this this touches everything for him, these white guardians to often try the skim was, or included frankly fly, so much of a money to the equal that could. But included worse (and is looking for some holes of human character, this book will resupply), to the plot has been hatched punctual to kill a Osage and try and to take control of an earth and some legislations.

Grann Is the master in spending this world-wide and these people behind the life – but is hard any partorisca stun inhumanity of worlds of the man to man. (Particularly a postscript that develops the one who further some crimes have been.) It recommends it to any, although you would owe that be conscious that ossia he sobering, brutal, if finally fascinating has read.
4 / 5
Whilst This book is specifically in a Osage Indian Nation in Oklahoma, is the memory that bad some still hordes invade have treated a indigenous population of north Amsterdam. Historically that pause, some chances arrive in the fascinating period, with some days of some ''draw'West Wild to the neighbour, an increase of a vehicle of engine and some starts of one FBI in a tentativa to win local bribed officialdom.

David Grann explain like a Osage was evicted of his homeland to a purportedly worthless piece of rock in Oklahoma. When The vast reservations of oil have been discovered in his new earth, a Osage sudenly rich result. Of course, an aim invaders has loved of the money for them and has used each bad possible to deceive a Osage out of his wealth expósita new. When A Osage it beginning that it dies in of the suspicious circumstances, each endeavour is done to annoy investigations until a fledgling no of FBI in.

The killers of a Moon of Flor is fascinating accounts of the shameful period in the history of north Amsterdam. It is generally very written and the good bed. There are a lot of references and a widespread bibliography in an end. Mina a complaint is that it takes the bit 'wishy-washy' in of the places. That I bad is that sometimes Grann statements of frames as, 'A witness has commented that he overheard the suspect that says an unknown man...' And another such vagaries. It averts of that, ossia the highly recommended read.
5 / 5
This book is historical truth . It locates a way sistémica that Osage the Indians have been poisoned, has shot, run down, soufflé on and murdered in other ways for white Americans partorisca obtain control of a Osage considerable wealth.
An author links this investigation to a development of one FBI, with the White agent that does with J. Edgar Spends the aspirador partorisca pursue justice partorisca murdered Osage tribal members.
While the little of some killers were spent finally partorisca try and convict, (spoiler alert) his sentences were commuted so that they do not have to do fault never some plenaries “partorisca a term of his punishment of natural” bolt was originally sentenced to.
An author later, after one FBI has closed a chance, considerable documentary expósito and anecdotal evidence of leading and current killers of Osage tribal members, partorisca his money. It is the tragic account of the shameful period of American history.
5 / 5
The one who the wonderful piece of imvestgative journalism. It can it do not dip down. It opens one is eyes to an alive of corporate Amsterdam. An author has tended the wax lyrical in timing the one who jarred in time, but a force of a happenings spent on to a prójimo revelations. It can not recommend highly enough. Perhaps one the majority to reserve quell'import has read in an age. Compraventa!
5 / 5
The one who the wonderful bed, writing a lot good.
Buys this book (that you must), remarks that a writer builds a history in the slow step, likes clave with him. Still with this initial slow step will appreciate a fabulous development of character, and the historical fund detailed that an author majestically weaves to that is the history to oblige . That resupplies the glimpse to a dark and shameful part of American history, ossia like this offen very said or simple on looked. L The history of race, injustice, money and corruption, and to the that the people of dark place will go to explode his fellow man to purchase money and can.
4 / 5
Yes enjoys murder and mysteries of true crime, will enjoy this history. Grann Firmly untangles The full conspiracy suffered for a Osage people during a @@@1920s.

Has not gone totally taken for Grann way to write, but ossia quite personal, and a subject @@@subject and depth of investigation more than frames up for him. It is not the happy history, are fearful, but there be enjoyed to learn the, especially of then is something has known previously he almost at all roughly.
4 / 5
I really enjoyed this piece of history. I have loved always know like a settlers has treated some native Americans and also discovered the one who anarchist some the USA was until partway by means of a 20th century. I am not like this far of some films of cowboy to the equal that have thought. Very interesting to the equal that am quite old to having listened of J Edgar Spends the aspirador and his eccentric ways.
5 / 5
This rids recounts an investigation for David Grann to the chapter forgotten, brutal of American history. A mistreatment of native people, an arrogant supposition that the aims were some able only people to treat money and some period that would go to the grab some of this money for them, develops the society bribes to his core and exposes the deeply shameful episode of history.
5 / 5
Can not believe has grown up in Oklahoma and has not known never in these killers. It is the impressive history . I can not think that this is not the history of fiction. I have wanted to love it to be fiction. At least a history is finally state has said. Some Oklahomans probably will call to feign informative. A history of one FBI was also very interesting.
4 / 5
Rids to write very interesting for the journalist, an author written with power of all his investigation, comprising notes and commentaries of some different characters in his own western dialogue, but tends to go is gone in the tangent in time. While it break an investigation to murder suddenly resists was to write on Looking for a manager of FBI!
4 / 5
Has done even better for the fact is true. To think this is to spend he roughly done 100 years. And that a perpetrators has escaped with him for shows like this long because the racism and the discrimination are always wrong and never is present under a same surface in todays society 'free'. Strongly recommend.
5 / 5
I previously read A Stray City of Z for Davd Gann, and thoroughly there is enjoyed a book, as it has thought would give this the gone, and when being the defender of true crime, has found this one involving read. Highly you recommend.
5 / 5
Hard to believe the man can like this cruel to our fellow man. A indians has been pressed around partorisca centuries and for once the group of indians take lucky and that spends, his exploded. A history will do you angry and has to them that.

I like a fashion of David Grann. I have read a Stray City of Z which is a lot resembled this book in fashion. It writes like the documentary.
5 / 5
An excellent book, has purchased this 3 times to the equal that estimate is excellent value here. It has endowed to father in law and two another and everything still is in speaker of mine so much kudos mine (and an author).
5 / 5
Does not think this book there has been open state. Absorbing read this in spite of a lot of names partorisca agree but in spite of this fascinating has read. Service very punctual and produced of excellent quality.
5 / 5
Is incredible and also very sad to know the people like the aim could do this to a american Indian! It is outraging and disturbing, partorisca say a less, but an interesting history partorisca read.
4 / 5
Has found this a lot of enlightening in the spent to a Osage indians in Oklahoma in one first splits of a twentieth century. The possibility was done to the film with Leonard DiCaprio. Hope That.
5 / 5
I accounts written well of a suffering of a Osage the Indian tribe solved in Oklahoma., With the eye that opens the historical evidence has resupplied adequately. A shameful time of avidity, corruption and injustice that must never be hid.
5 / 5
A history that develops the part of American history that had not listened never of before. Very sad.
4 / 5
Was an easy bed and has learnt such the plot on some Native Indians in EUA and in a birth of one FBI. A social commentary that interest in reports of race - has't has changed that a lot today. This in spite of prpers in South Africa is partorisca condemn for our past ! The enjoyed really.
5 / 5
Interesting and very written, says that some the Native Americans have been murdered for greedy and cruel Americans that tries to take control of a Osage wealth of oil of the tribes, and a birth of one FBI.
5 / 5
An absolutely fascinating the book in the subject has known at all roughly that. Well value a bed.
4 / 5
Very a lot of - almost three books in a. Coverages the plot of earth - and of course covers the period where there are photographs. Unusual And well-has researched. You recommend.
4 / 5
A row for an electrical chair would extend right out of some doors of prison and in a front would be doctors ,lawyers ,bankers ,business men and private detectives.
4 / 5
Author David Grann there is well has researched one background to this little-known but ghastly conspiracy for murder of mass in an American mid-west in a @@@1920s, which bridges a West and modern crime Wild struggling.
5 / 5
There is enjoyed this book, any less for one nods the history in of the terms of one FBI. I recommend this book.
4 / 5
One impressive and that alarms to expose of injustice and prejudice that mark for a exceptionally obliging read - and to do like this somehow is contributing to some class of justice down a line; that resists testimony, like six, to the history that is not never state feigned to be said.
4 / 5
So only goes to aim that down trodden some Native Red Indians were, and still is.
4 / 5
Apparently Martin Scorses is circling this for the future film, and can see reason; corruption, the crime organised and a murder sistémico of the frames of people of the minority for the dark and fascinating read. Some unpleasant foundations of a ‘nation more order' is once has plants more coffins.
5 / 5
Starts of utmost probably reasons a history is like this remarkable but unfortunately some looks of author to lose his moment and like such book whimpers to an arrival
4 / 5
A VERY INTERESTING HISTORY OF THE KILLERS that has HELPED BELIEVES L .
4 / 5
Has read this book in 3 days. Although it is no-fiction, can hardly dipped the down. Calm once begin to read the, is unable to do anything more. Really I recommend it.
5 / 5
An absolutely that has surprised, writing rid well and fantastically has researched. It is harrowing and emotional to read but amazing, this in spite of.
5 / 5
Fascinating Creates to a start of one FBI, but more a shameful treatment of a Osage. The money really is a root of all bad!
5 / 5
An amazing history - last the comprehend to the equal that can spend !!!
4 / 5
Has to that no partorisca the read still but comes highly recommended
5 / 5
has tried to finalise this, how is an interesting and ghastly history . This in spite of, found skimming by means of him so that not to maintain me has involved unfortunately.
4 / 5
Ossia The history partorisca disturb that I have not listened before. I have not had any knowledge of a Osage Indian and a trade of oil a prompt 20th century. Interesting structure and well the value that reads
4 / 5
So only has begun so only read the but looks partorisca be the a lot of interesting beds.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 37 ratings
5 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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One of some better books there are them not reading never.
4 / 5
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4 / 5
Ossia One of mine all-time favourite books. It is the must read for any any one comprises a fascinating history for behind a discovery of oil of rock (petroleum) in some the EUA and an enormous impact a subsequent investigation partorisca oil and a development of a petroleum the industry has had in some economic chances and of the politics of a past 150 years
5 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
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4 / 5
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5 / 5
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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 2 ratings
5 / 5
It thinks these sums to reserve on that it is bad with this country and a rest of a world when we leave it to us to greedy power hungry people partorisca run our points out of that has alternative and is probably state partorisca the years but some profits are not quite big. This in spite of perhaps some profits there is enabled a generation of informative clean energy to come roughly.
Our politician resembles has been governed for some big companies in place of for some people have been suppositions to be representing. Prpers Having given the works the waste of company and vice versa, that looks some ' old boys ' coverage and living comfortably of some taxes of some workers, whilst some companies have little paid tax.
Requires the better system of government, one this looks all the world .
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4 / 5
An interesting and well writing insightful book in an oil industry and especially two of some members of entities of Big Oil - APDO and Concha. Both with toxic histories. Especially like this with Shell with report to Nigeria and Germania Nazi. A book has behind spent some fond memories for me extending behind to a @@@1960s when it was prime minister has involved in essence retailing. Some days of These rows of tiger, Focus of the Green shield and an original Shell Win money play.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 20 ratings
4 / 5
As we Are that they go partorisca change to durable energy so as to avert some negative effects of transmission of climate? Ossia The one who a late Cambridge physical and Boss Consultor Scientist to a Department of United Kingdom partorisca Energy and Transmission of Climate, David MacKay dips was partorisca do in &39;Durable Energy - without a hot air&39;. He this partorisca look in a physical potential and of the limits of durable alternatives to powering models of desires and present consumption, with a help partorisca simplify suppositions and to a large extent behind-of-the-envelope calculations in the each source of possible energy and some main things that energy of question, likes vehicle, heating and electricity. An advantage of this transparent approximation is that, as he explicitly states, the readers can comprise some methods for behind the similar calculations and use these methods partorisca do his own calculations. This in spite of, if calm&39;happy king to trust his workings and is interested so only in his results, a disadvantage of course is that you have to that wade by means of pages of calculations partorisca find the one who calm&39;king with which. This in spite of, well remark his suppositions and a caveats to the his workings, any less a a that a politics and economy of some options of energy explores is not considered.

A TLDR surrounds he of a book is that MacKay thinks that can maintain level of present consumption sustainably, at least scientifically in speaker. Ossia, there is sufficient energy of durable sources (defines likes energy or renewable energy any renewable source that could sustained partorisca 1000 years in estimativas of consumption partorisca grow annually for today&39;s has imposed of growth) as a whole to be able to floats of electrical vehicles and sufficient technological advances partorisca store and redirect this energy like pertinent. A finding key, in fact, is that United Kingdom is unlikely to have quite a lot of durable energy to fulfil his needs, and to the equal that owe energy to import another country.

Thinks some forces of this book like this is his wide coverage of options and energy conundrums, transparent workings, debunking of several myths and in fact opinions of entities to a reader to be mindful of one &39;hot air&39; and agendas behind some claims of some purported ambientalistas. To good sure has walked sense very better informed on some questions of energy and possible durable solutions. A book is stuffed with interesting trivia that can be new to a lot of readers p. p.ej. Big Bretagna&39;s original coalfields was comparable to Saudi Arabia&39;s fields of oil, and like the result, Big Bretagna is a responsible country for a second contributo main to some levels of CO2 in an atmosphere, historically in speaker. Like this, one that finds that jetliners is four effective times people to transport quell'ocean liners is interesting, although load that goes the sea is far more effective that the load rid for air.

A main weakness in mine dress this in spite of is a inconsistent consideration of some economic or political implications of MacKay&39;s proposals. The majority of a time, MacKay ignores these considerations. For example, it say that there is sufficient sun in Middle East and Africa North to fulfil one 2006 (when a book has been written) need of energy of Europe and Africa North. But it is such the setup politically and economically desirable? A concentration of the oil in Middle East is surely be the factor in some a lot of conflicts there (and at all emits CO2 as the war), while like this of April 2017 a lot of Africa North is politically unstable. Some political and economic options to build and protecting the sufficient solar park in a zone is certainly very sincere or economic. Sometimes this in spite of, considers some political appearances of elections of energy, notably in some five plans of energy for Big Bretagna that proposes, which illustrate energy the one who different the elections could satisfy different desires (p. p.ej. You level variables of the park of wind has created, canal of energy and the nuclear energy imported). Also casually it suggests that in downward levels of consumption and for this the question for energy would be 'unsellable', which is highly debatable in my opinion.

Inevitably For the book written in 2006, his joint has dated a bit: deceiving the car companies has meant that the diesel has not been one &39;green&39; the solution expected partorisca, with a crisis of contamination of the air in a lot of city of United Kingdom instead. And of course, person in 2006 predicted Brexit, which will occupy United Kingdom civil service fully for a prjimo few years at least, sapping an available time to do elections in durable energy. In fact, a fact that the aim of studio a lot that voted for Brexit is also sceptical roughly the transmission of climate can result in a government of United Kingdom postpones it difficult decisions roughly elections of energy, but &39;ll sees.

In spite of, for the purely scientific overview of a pros, gilipollas and potential to fulfil report present and future for energy of the row of durable options, as well as abundance of interesting facts, historical and more recent, &39;Durable Energy - without a hot air&39; it is a lot of value the bed.
5 / 5
Taking the account that this book is written in 2008. Partorisca me A presentation that use Kw/the person/of day is something any explained before. Now I know a fire uphill fight partorisca change to renewables . This book is partorisca a person the one who is has owed to bear take time in sympathetic some units of basic energy . Partorisca me Is on an usual treehugging the books written with small comprising of a subject. It is that pound will return to partorisca to the future reference likes them the movement of tentativa to the majority of durable lifestyle.
5 / 5
I can not rent this book highly enough. With admirable clarity, honesty and lack of sprain, David MacKay conjoint out of some facts that surrounds consumption of energy and generation of renewable energy. It explains, with a help of clear and any also complicated mathematician, quell'energy our different activities consume. Also it explains, in the alike way, a capacity of different durable and no-sources of energy of the carbon to fulfil this consumption. It enables a reader to comprise some facts and comparisons of the mark and the moral elections have informed.

A result is quite sobering reading. For example, after reading and comprising this calm book gives that at present imposed of individual consumption (that flies abroad, driving around the plot, buying a lot of sakes of consumer and looking a thermostat) does not have any way can fulfil our needs of energy of renewables without also comprising nuclear energy in a mix and/or entirely industrialising our landscape (assuming want to take using fuels of fossil). This in spite of MacKay is not the doom-and-gloom trader. Some facts speak for them. While 'rejection of transmission of the climate' is not logically justifiable after reading this book, MacKay the view is: well we have the question, look like this left in some facts and see that it can be fact. But to the left it is not obfuscate and the discharge up with platitudes taste ' have the enormous quantity of wind in Big Bretagna' ' - like this objective, 'enormous' is relative, and results that our consumption is in whole plot huger.

A book is drawn fantastically and illustrated with the clear diagrams that express all a precise information comprises this subject; everything of him useful, and some of him that alarms and/or amazing.

Has to that be compulsory reading for students of Year 11 upwards, and would have to that be tax deductable for a rest of knots! Prpers Having said that, is also in a public domain like calm does not have to that buy a book; calm can find on-line and download a PDF.
5 / 5
Ossia The book adds written for David late McKay, which dips was all some facts in renewable energies.
The nude averts to to the sentences like, ' there is to spare can of of available wind' , and determines how much can of the real wind there could be available. In this chance, reasonably tip that pepper some seas of next cost and a lot United Kingdom landmass with wind-turbines, would not have quite can they. They help, of course, but poden any one a work in his own.

A lot of value the read, yes loves the cut was all a claptrap quotes our for our politics.
5 / 5
It is scarce to find the book that is like this fill of good facts , scientists and well-has researched imagines, and still is like this enjoyable partorisca read.

A lot of-The value that reads of an extreme to the another, is amused also the launch hand of. A prose is merry and chatty - for far a better way to take by means of the serious message - and a book is produced fantastically, with interesting maps, creations of page and illustrations - was some of a captions mark partorisca amuse reading. You can feel the sense of an author of the humour that filter by means of during a place.

Thinks that would have to that be lobbying a BBC partorisca do this to the documentary series. Also it has been it bases it add partorisca One-teaching of physics of the level. There is not any a lot of reservation that return so many works like this well.

A splendid present partorisca any one knows the one who is interested in realistic, more than emotional, ways to treat today challenges of energy. Recommended.
5 / 5
The majority of that listen roughly science of energy (and transmission of climate) comes via a questionable filter of journalism. Journalists instinctively soften, harden or histories of transfer according to some needs of his publication and his career. After all any Journalist wants to write the strongly involved history so only to find that it is all disproved and is publicly state has deceived. Also, the journalists displease to be too definite roughly anything because it alienate readers. Much better to the the sentences of uses likes him esuggests concealed' more than 'To Try concealed' is looking the enrage a fewest possible readers. Unfortunately, such approximations tend to dilute, and sometimes has included emasculate an original message.

For me one the majority 'aha' moment on To Gore is 'True Inconvenient' the film was when he has aimed that some very definite results of the scientific work that looks in a reality of the transmission of climate had been - in the glorious stairs - softened the possiblys and maybes and esuggests thats' in the press that informs of this work. For me it conceal cleared on a confusion has had roughly reason a tone of the majority of coverage of press of a subject (until this point) looked quite provisional, still there looked to be like this well has respected scientists taking the a lot of seriously.

Unfortunately for an interested - but no scientific - reader, some results to do more the scientist is published in of the forms that assumes far too foreknowledge to be accessible. This means that the scientific knowledge is often so only available to a man in a street in regurgitated form, by means of a mainstream half comunicacionales - with all some questions have outlined on. It enters, David Mackay and this book. Ossia Science disintermediated: Although it is writing for an intelligent, but predominantly audience any scientist, can say a man is the scientist to his yolks.

All lovely saying in a scary the contained and the conclusions of this book is already state said in some other descriptions, as I will not repeat all concealed. It suffices to say that a conclusion (simplistically declared) is that we have to that change our lifestyles and remote use less energy, love any class of durable future. This in spite of, to the left add me the pair of my own opinions in a book he.

Does not create are unintelligent, but the find hard to be in accordance with some people those who say that ossia easy to assimilate. Spear out of the constant slew of facts and figures, estimativas, advance and rear references. I found it hard to maintain tabs on like all these have related to an another. I have comprised a width pressed of the each section, and is certainly no formula laden text, of a class that would find you in the book of hard science. In spite of, I can not be in accordance with people those who say that it is the painless read for a no scientific alcohol. This in spite of, can ensure people those who there is not reading still a book that cost an endeavour.

A book profesas to be any politician - i.et. It does not take of the sides, this in spite of tends to poke the little entertainment in some political classes and teeters in a flange of politics in several points when suggesting possible future policemen. It conceal it is not the critique, so only an observation: Totally untangling political of police of the energy is not really possible.

To the equal that to bet in an earth, to mark a line to start with of our travesa to the future without fuels of fossil, this rids hardly could be bettered.

Alan T
5 / 5
It likes to Owe transmission of climate of sleeve of Big Bretagna and sources of the fuel of fossil has limited? If it love the book that is demanding to your powers of concentration and mathematical as you had mentido in bedding at night, but brimming , in one a hand with the house in an energy of entity and tones of dread, still in another hand that airs a lot of innovative ideas, then ossia a book partorisca remain awake you.

Accepting that the fuels of fossil are finite, the security of the supplies of energy is of entity and that the fuels of fossil change a climate David MacKay law in a supposition that requires renewables. But that requires the energy numbers this adds up and policemen that adds up.

Is frustrated by a riada of ineffective ideas partorisca solve a crisis of energy, a lack of significant numbers and a riada of crazy innumerate codswallop. He castigates an excuse has used partorisca justify ineffective policemen ' each pocolos helps' with his response ' if all the world-wide the little so only will achieve the small'.

A book then comes from partorisca value a propiciado for balancing to use to be able to and the sources that hours of use of kilowatt for the day for person so much can do comparison among country and of the regions.

Looks in some causes of entities of consumption of cars of energy, plans, transport, cooling and heating created, agriculture, lighting , artilugios and material. And it looks in some serious renewable sources of entities of generation of energy - solar, onshore wind , the wind of cost was, biomass, hydroelectricity, tide, wave and nuclear.

With sweeping generalisations in his potential physicists - no his cost - quantify his potential importance. This leaves the discussion of some merits of alternatives.

Without looking in an economy, conclusions of draws on some real potential , quantifiable , measurable of the each source and that called 'the last what would have to that look in ' , capture of carbon.

Conclusions of draws roughly where an endeavour would owe that be focussed and advance of the plans of alternative energy for Big Bretagna to escape of his addiction of fuel of current fossil. His only recommendation is soyake sure yours the policemen comprise the plan that adds on'.

Likes Mackay has said a debate has heated on civilises of the energy is fundamentally in numbers, but the real numbers are has mentioned seldom. Everything needs now is integrating Mackay quantification of a discharge to balance that ignores sources of fuel of the fossil with a reality of some police of energy has based predominantly in fuels of fossil and it costing and have a base for a discussion has informed.
5 / 5
If you are interested in Durable Energy, and a selection for real of (a lot) fantasy, this are thinks a better calm book can take. Our politics, enthusiastic in boxes ticking and touching a-upmanship in of the conferences, looks partorisca be that they come from with an idea that windmills, in scorching trees and like this on is well in a way to cover our needs of energy, while Prof. MacKay Shows for pertinent analysis that these sources can any never be more than the collaborator of minority (at least in United Kingdom). Each professional politician (is there another class these days!?), Our esp, would have to be closed in the room with the copy of this book and not leaving was until they are spent a his examination at least does sure that knows the kWh of the hole in an earth!

Dr. Mike Grey
4 / 5
I have enjoyed a scientific look a lot the time has required the energy without all some games and deception, explains everything in compatible clear terms. A question is that any one I seat would be a lot convincing to any the one who is not in embroider with energy renewable. The time found it unrealistic this in spite of a vast majority was good quality .
5 / 5
I have bought this of Amazon when originally exited and has ordered accidentally two copies, the deception that are eternally appreciated partorisca because frequently sustain in both copies. Although one argues has moved on slightly of of the this is to be write, the majority of some argues is still valid, and a way that reduces has complicated the concepts to simple numbers is absolutely brilliant and obliging. It give this book 7 tin of stars .
4 / 5
As we Are that they go partorisca change to durable energy so as to avert some negative effects of transmission of climate? Ossia The one who a late Cambridge physical and Boss Consultor Scientist to a Department of United Kingdom partorisca Energy and Transmission of Climate, David MacKay dips was partorisca do in &39;Durable Energy - without a hot air&39;. He this partorisca look in a physical potential and of the limits of durable alternatives to powering models of desires and present consumption, with a help partorisca simplify suppositions and to a large extent behind-of-the-envelope calculations in the each source of possible energy and some main things that energy of question, likes vehicle, heating and electricity. An advantage of this transparent approximation is that, as he explicitly states, the readers can comprise some methods for behind the similar calculations and use these methods partorisca do his own calculations. This in spite of, if calm&39;happy king to trust his workings and is interested so only in his results, a disadvantage of course is that you have to that wade by means of pages of calculations partorisca find the one who calm&39;king with which. This in spite of, well remark his suppositions and a caveats to the his workings, any less a a that a politics and economy of some options of energy explores is not considered.

A TLDR surrounds he of a book is that MacKay thinks that can maintain level of present consumption sustainably, at least scientifically in speaker. Ossia, there is sufficient energy of durable sources (defines likes energy or renewable energy any renewable source that could sustained partorisca 1000 years in estimativas of consumption partorisca grow annually for today&39;s has imposed of growth) as a whole to be able to floats of electrical vehicles and sufficient technological advances partorisca store and redirect this energy like pertinent. A finding key, in fact, is that United Kingdom is unlikely to have quite a lot of durable energy to fulfil his needs, and to the equal that owe energy to import another country.

Thinks some forces of this book like this is his wide coverage of options and energy conundrums, transparent workings, debunking of several myths and in fact opinions of entities to a reader to be mindful of one &39;hot air&39; and agendas behind some claims of some purported ambientalistas. To good sure has walked sense very better informed on some questions of energy and possible durable solutions. A book is stuffed with interesting trivia that can be new to a lot of readers p. p.ej. Big Bretagna&39;s original coalfields was comparable to Saudi Arabia&39;s fields of oil, and like the result, Big Bretagna is a responsible country for a second contributo main to some levels of CO2 in an atmosphere, historically in speaker. Like this, one that finds that jetliners is four effective times people to transport quell'ocean liners is interesting, although load that goes the sea is far more effective that the load rid for air.

A main weakness in mine dress this in spite of is a inconsistent consideration of some economic or political implications of MacKay&39;s proposals. The majority of a time, MacKay ignores these considerations. For example, it say that there is sufficient sun in Middle East and Africa North to fulfil one 2006 (when a book has been written) need of energy of Europe and Africa North. But it is such the setup politically and economically desirable? A concentration of the oil in Middle East is surely be the factor in some a lot of conflicts there (and at all emits CO2 as the war), while like this of April 2017 a lot of Africa North is politically unstable. Some political and economic options to build and protecting the sufficient solar park in a zone is certainly very sincere or economic. Sometimes this in spite of, considers some political appearances of elections of energy, notably in some five plans of energy for Big Bretagna that proposes, which illustrate energy the one who different the elections could satisfy different desires (p. p.ej. You level variables of the park of wind has created, canal of energy and the nuclear energy imported). Also casually it suggests that in downward levels of consumption and for this the question for energy would be 'unsellable', which is highly debatable in my opinion.

Inevitably For the book written in 2006, his joint has dated a bit: deceiving the car companies has meant that the diesel has not been one &39;green&39; the solution expected partorisca, with a crisis of contamination of the air in a lot of city of United Kingdom instead. And of course, person in 2006 predicted Brexit, which will occupy United Kingdom civil service fully for a prójimo few years at least, sapping an available time to do elections in durable energy. In fact, a fact that the aim of studio a lot that voted for Brexit is also sceptical roughly the transmission of climate can result in a government of United Kingdom postpones it difficult decisions roughly elections of energy, but &39;ll sees.

In spite of, for the purely scientific overview of a pros, gilipollas and potential to fulfil report present and future for energy of the row of durable options, as well as abundance of interesting facts, historical and more recent, &39;Durable Energy - without a hot air&39; it is a lot of value the bed.
4 / 5
Taking the account that this book is written in 2008. For me a presentation that use Kw/the person/of day is something any explained before. Now I know a fire uphill fight to change to renewables . This book is for a person the one who is has had to that to take time in sympathetic some units of basic energy . For me it is on an usual treehugging the books written with small comprising of a subject. It is that pound will return to still to the future reference likes them the movement of tentativa to the majority of durable lifestyle.
5 / 5
Has bought this of Amazon when originally exited and has ordered accidentally two copies, the deception that are eternally appreciated for reason frequently sustain in both copies. Although one argues has moved on slightly of of the this is to be write, the majority of some argues is still valid, and a way that reduces has complicated the concepts to simple numbers is absolutely brilliant and obliging. It give this book 7 tin of stars .
4 / 5
Has read this that the (free) ebook but some diagrams and graphs so only no in an and-reader, as it take this version of hard copy . A lot it is very dated (2008 I think) but the things of worries of the plot that will not change , eg a quantity of the available energy of wind or a start of power of a sun for sq. Metre. How it is still pertinent. Really a lot of writing with the terracing sã of scientific scepticism and to pinch of dry humour. Highly recommended.
5 / 5
This reserves so only improves like this continuous in. A legislation blend of facts, numbers and explanations to maintain it both interesting and done-has based.
Quite knowledge here to fill 15 Wembley stadiums. Comprising that big the Wembley the stadium is, and reason is not the unit adds of measure!
Changes my alcohol roughly some things, and me laugh roughly another.
He Love the scientist to say you roughly energy, in place of the politics or daily, read this.
4 / 5
Can not rent this book highly enough. With admirable clarity, honesty and lack of sprain, David MacKay conjoint out of some facts that surrounds consumption of energy and generation of renewable energy. It explains, with a help of clear and any also complicated mathematician, quell'energy our different activities consume. Also it explains, in the alike way, a capacity of different durable and no-sources of energy of the carbon to fulfil this consumption. It enables a reader to comprise some facts and comparisons of the mark and the moral elections have informed.

A result is quite sobering reading. For example, after reading and comprising this calm book @gives that at present imposed of individual consumption (that flies abroad, driving around the plot, buying a lot of sakes of consumer and looking a thermostat) does not have any way can fulfil our needs of energy of renewables without also comprising nuclear energy in a mix and/or entirely industrialising our landscape (assuming want to take using fuels of fossil). This in spite of MacKay is not the doom-and-gloom trader. Some facts speak for them. While 'rejection of transmission of the climate' is not logically justifiable after reading this book, MacKay the view is: well we have the question, look like this left in some facts and see that it can be fact. But to the left it is not obfuscate and the discharge up with platitudes taste ' have the enormous quantity of wind in Big Bretagna' ' - like this objective , 'enormous' is relative, and results that our consumption is in whole plot huger.

A book is drawn fantastically and illustrated with the clear diagrams that express all a precise information comprises this subject; everything of him useful, and some of him that alarms and/or amazing.

Has to that be compulsory reading for students of Year 11 upwards, and would have to that be tax deductable for a rest of knots! Prpers Having said that, is also in a public domain like calm does not have to that buy a book; calm can find on-line and download a PDF.
4 / 5
Ossia The book adds written for David late McKay, which dips was all some facts in renewable energies.
The nude averts to to the sentences like, ' there is to spare can of of available wind' , and determines what can of the real wind there could be available. In this chance, reasonably tip that pepper some seas of next cost and a lot United Kingdom landmass with wind-turbines, would not have quite can they. They help, of course, but poden any one a work in his own.

A lot of value the read, yes loves the cut was all a claptrap quotes our for our politics.
4 / 5
The majority of that listen roughly science of energy (and transmission of climate) comes via a questionable filter of journalism. Journalists instinctively soften, harden or histories of transfer according to some needs of his publication and his career. After all any Journalist loves to write the strongly involved history so only to find that it is all disproved and is publicly state has deceived. Also, the journalists displease to be too definite roughly anything because it alienate readers. Very better to the the sentences of uses likes him esuggests concealed' more than 'To Try concealed' is looking to enrage a fewest possible readers. Unfortunately, such approximations tend to dilute, and sometimes included emasculate an original message.

For me one the majority 'aha' moment on To Gore is 'True Inconvenient' the film was when he has aimed that some very definite results of the scientific work that looks in a reality of the transmission of climate had been - in the glorious stairs - softened to possiblys and maybes and esuggests thats' in the press that informs of this work. For me it conceal cleared on a confusion has had roughly reason a tone of the majority of coverage of press of a subject (until this point) looked quite provisional, still there looked to be like this well has respected scientists taking the very seriously.

Unfortunately for an interested - but no scientific - reader, some results to do more the scientist is published in of the forms that assumes far too foreknowledge to be accessible. This means that the scientific knowledge is often so only available to a man in a street in regurgitated form, by means of a mainstream half comunicacionales - with all some questions have outlined on. It enters, David Mackay and this book. Ossia Science disintermediated: Although it is writing for an intelligent, but predominantly audience any scientist, can say a man is the scientist to his yolks.

All lovely saying in a scary the contained and the conclusions of this book is already state said in some other descriptions, as I will not repeat all concealed. It suffices to say that a conclusion (simplistically declared) is that we have to that change our lifestyles and remote use less energy, love any class of durable future. This in spite of, to the left add me the pair of my own opinions in a book he.

Does not create are unintelligent, but the find hard to be in accordance with some people those who say that ossia easy to assimilate. Spear out of the constant slew of facts and figures, estimativas, advance and rear references. I found it hard to maintain tabs on like all these have related to an another. I have comprised a width pressed of the each section, and is certainly no formula laden text, of a class that would find you in the book of hard science. In spite of, I can not be in accordance with people those who say that it is the painless read for a no scientific alcohol. This in spite of, can ensure people those who there is not reading still a book that cost an endeavour.

A book profesas to be any politician - i.et. It does not take of the sides, this in spite of tends to poke the little entertainment in some political classes and teeters in a flange of politics in several points when suggesting possible future policemen. It conceal it is not the critique, so only an observation: Totally untangling political of police of the energy is not really possible.

Like this to bet in an earth, to mark a line to start with of our travesía to the future without fuels of fossil, this rids hardly could be bettered.

Alan T
4 / 5
Like owing transmission of climate of sleeve of Big Bretagna and sources of the fuel of fossil has limited? If it love the book that is demanding to your powers of concentration and mathematician to the equal that had mentido in bedding at night, but brimming , in one a hand with the house in an energy of entity and tones of dread, still in another hand that airs a lot of innovative ideas, then ossia a book to remain awake you .

Accepting that the fuels of fossil are finite, the security of the supplies of energy is of entity and that the fuels of fossil change a climate David MacKay law in a supposition that requires renewables. But that requires the energy numbers this adds up and policemen that adds up.

Is frustrated by a riada of ineffective ideas to solve a crisis of energy, a lack of significant numbers and a riada of crazy innumerate codswallop. He castigates an excuse has used to justify ineffective policemen ' each pocolos helps' with his response ' if all the world-wide the little so only will achieve the small'.

A book then comes from to value a propiciado for balancing to use to be able to and the sources that hours of use of kilowatt for the day for person so much can do comparison among country and of the regions.

Looks in some causes of entities of consumption of cars of energy, plans, transport, cooling and heating created, agriculture, lighting , artilugios and material. And it looks in some serious renewable sources of entities of generation of energy - solar, onshore wind , the wind of cost was, biomass, hydroelectricity, tide, wave and nuclear.

With sweeping generalisations in his potential physicists - no his cost - quantify his potential importance. This leaves the discussion of some merits of alternatives.

Without looking in an economy, conclusions of draws on some real potential , quantifiable , measurable of the each source and that called 'the last what would have to that look in ' , capture of carbon.

Conclusions of draws roughly where an endeavour would owe that be focussed and advance of the plans of alternative energy for Big Bretagna to escape of his addiction of fuel of current fossil. His only recommendation is soyake sure yours the policemen comprise the plan that adds on'.

Like this Mackay has said a debate has heated on civilises of the energy is fundamentally in numbers, but the real numbers are has mentioned seldom. Everything needs now is integrating Mackay quantification of a discharge to balance that ignores sources of fuel of the fossil with a reality of some police of energy has based predominantly in fuels of fossil and it costing and have a base for a discussion has informed.
5 / 5
Is scarce to find the book that is like this fill of good facts , scientists and well-has researched imagines, and still is like this enjoyable to read.

A lot of-The value that reads of an extreme to the another, is amused also the launch hand of. A prose is merry and chatty - for far a better way to take by means of the serious message - and a book is produced fantastically, with interesting maps, creations of page and illustrations - was some of a captions frames to amuse reading. You can feel the sense of an author of the humour that filter by means of during a place.

Thinks that would have to that be lobbying a BBC to do this to the documentary series. Also it has been it bases it it adds for One-teaching of physics of the level. There is not any a lot of reservation that apt so many functions like this well.

A splendid present for any one knows the one who is interested in realistic, more than emotional, ways to treat today challenges of energy. Recommended.

Top Customer Reviews: The New Map: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 45 ratings
4 / 5
Yes, Daniel Yergin has the phantastic knowledge of an Oil & Gas industry, both in some the EUA and By all the world. And yes, an author knows like this partorisca integrate recent developments in this industry and of the geopolitical considerations. And I will give credit partorisca all of an on. But it is remained a bit disapointed, like this pound does not spend any new idea, paramount, anything that has not read in a NY Time or an Economist. Partorisca The deep idea to a geopolics of Or&G, recommend 'Windfall' of Prof O'Sullivan.
4 / 5
The pages that the fall was every time. This he difficult to read and means that now I owe that cube this with which one has read; that the waste!

To an editor/ binder: stop this game partorisca win more profit in a cost of some readers and of the means, or will force to ebooks and your @subject to the footprint will cease partorisca exist!
5 / 5
On some years have comprised previously (but to a large extent forgotten!) To plot that is comprised in a book of newspapers, seen again, TV etc. This in spite of as the memory is often the isolated chances and this dips it everything near in the 200 times of term of year and way a lot readable. It examines one which and reason with a profit of hindsight. A shot adds of the investigation has gone partorisca write obviously a book and he is written in the highly numbered the full way of tones done - a lot of quite concerning. It is to update also like this of final of 2020. @In the rodeo adds reservation as it will maintain like the work of reference. I think that that this book would owe that be compulsory reading for a lot of university course.
4 / 5
Good rodeo of last 20 chance of years in an industry of energy, but any reader of an Economist or a FT would not learn anything new.
4 / 5
Is hard to follow master works to the equal that estimate and an Investigation but A New Map is like this gripping; and difficult to dip down.
5 / 5
A masterly portrait of the world-wide to change. For real a eccellent and insightful reserve which is the must read to comprise today evolution and comprise some tendencies that is shaping a future.
5 / 5
Excellent analysis , succinct of an influence of oil and gas in being able to and world-wide politician and his function in provision of energy, spent, present and future. An amazing piece of propiciado by work of the like this @@subject, written in the tongue has comprised easily. Quite brilliant in my opinion.
5 / 5
Ossia The odd book - is was to launch the narrative but is inconsistent in like this achieves concealed. The time adopts the approximation multidisciplinaria and in another is far more limited. Annoyingly (For me) tries constructive an academic narrative but falls short of that. If it has been written like the piece of the pure opinion probably there would be more time for him.
4 / 5
One analyses a lot strong of the expert of renowned energy. Excellent read and strongly recommended
5 / 5
Buy it immediately! Rid adds to comprise a shale revolution in some the EUA and some implications in me, Europe and Asia.
5 / 5
The eye that opens, books of upper history by means of a lentil of energy.
4 / 5
In a New Map Daniel Yergin explores an innovation of way in supply of energy and distribution in a last decade or as (roughly 2010 to 2020) has transformed a geopolitical scene. In charting this history Yergin the perspective is that of an economic liberal - competition in a supply of energy has has has authorised consumers, fostering a development of trade, which, in turn, nations of interdependent frames. The liberalisation of phase is a street the peace, bonanza and the future of low carbon (although it admits innovation in renewables is driven finally for stimulating of government, mandates, and subsidies).

Yergin Starts with a development of shale oil (and gas) in a point when a world has thought that the stocks of oil have begun to spend his summit. I clear it gas natural has helped immediately some the USA recover of 2008 financial crises and has helped walk of economic growth Chinese further. Shale The gas sources have been found in some the EUA, Russia, Cina, was Israele, and very other zones. In the gases of liquid form can be shipped around some world-wide or transported by means of the pipes and calm links him has been forged among provider- and nations of consumer.. This new ready access the energy has created competition and flexibility in some phases. The nations have had to collaborate and this has has helped gone back a geopolitical balance. Russia Is now friendly with Cina and Saudi Arabia; Amsterdam and Chinese are 'interdependent'., And like this on - some impacts have been quite sudden and dramatic.

Yergin, The naturalidad storyteller, are adds to explain some moments of technical innovation and his subsequent development: striking shale oil, developing electrical cars, a revolution that strolls of hails (cars like this of the services, any produced). But it is also he adds to mix geopolitical analysis with a historical/contemporary fund necessary in several regions of a ball. His accounts of as the innovation of energy is changing a fate and the fortunes of several nations are brief but detailed, insightful, and fascinating. It covers, for example, Russia, Cina, a Sea of Cina Of the sud, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq, Yemen, and Messico (Yergin sure is any defender of socialism!), As well as the increasingly squeezed nations among- some big players, likes Kazakhstan, Vietnam, and Germania.

Has good coverage of a Coronavirus pandemic (until June 2020, so only the little month done!) And some finals of book for charting has joined several difficulties some advances of world-wide faces (pandemic-the debt has related, the turn to renewables with loss of works and imposiciones, and populism of trace and taxes of trade). The historical investment in oil and gas means these contaminating the energies still have the big future, especially in a developing world. Solar and the wind is intermittent sources and until the storage and the methods of distribution am developed - and applied in poor and rich countries equally - then our plans for the future of look of low carbon bit it optimistic.

Oh For a way, if you are by train to ask you on a slightly dark title, Yergin notes, in a final chapter (), concealed for ‘map' topography ‘of half' (dipping was like a world-wide at present shabby and distributes his energy and to the equal that has joined several nations are situated in report to this lovely and essential commodity), but also a future direction and street (like the things could develop and shake-is gone in a future). Ossia The just indication of a dual house this book resupplies: analysis and forecasting. Have enjoyed always Yergin the books and ossia up there with A prize and Some Heights to Command. As that diverse wide, eye-inaugural, page-turner.
4 / 5
Pulitzer Estimativa-Expert author and winner of global energy, Daniel Yergin offers it revelatory new account of like this revolutions of energy, battles of climate, and geopolitics is mapping our future is, his new book. A world is shaken for a collision of energy, transmission of climate, and a power to clash nations the time of global crisis. A eshale revolution' in oil and gas--mark for fracking technology, but no without controversial--has transformed an American economy, when finalising a 'was of penuria', but presenting to turbulent new era. Almost at night, the United States is resulted the number of some world-wide an energy powerhouse--and, during a coronavirus crisis, brokered the truce tended among Russia and Saudi Arabia. Still it concerns roughly the function of the energy instead of climate is defying our economy and way of life, accelerating the second revolution of the energy in an investigation the future of low carbon. Everything of of the this is to be do harder and urgent for a coronavirus pandemic and an economic Dark Age that there is wrought.

A joint of the failures of world-wide politics has been upended. A new cold war is surfacing with Cina; and the rivalries grow more dangerous with Russia, which is pivoting is to Pechino. Vladimir Putin and China Xi Jinping is converging both on energy and in defiant American leadership, likes Chinese project his can and influence in all the directions. A Sea of Cina Of the sud, alleged for Cina and the majority of critical commercial street of a world, could result a sand where the United States and Chinese collide directly. A map of Middle East, which has been dipped down with which First world-wide War, is defied for jihadists, will go it revolutionary, ethnic and religious clashes, and restive populations. But a region has been also impacted for a two recent oil collapses of prizes--an of an increase of shale, another coronavirus--and for an a lot of question of the future of the oil in a rest of this century.

A master storyteller and expert of global energy, Daniel Yergin takes a reader in a travesía absolutely riveting and timely by means of a world is 'new map'. He illuminates an energy adds and geopolitical questions in a eve of a historical 2020 Presidential election and some deep challenges that advance of lie. Ossia He fascinating, accessible and cliché reserve the one who ruminates on some of one the majority of political pressing, environmental, social and economic subjects of our time. Yergin Analyses a past few years and extrapolation of uses partorisca predict our future of energy whilst correcting a shameless optimism promoted by governments and other establishments those who allege our future of energy to be brilliant. A comprehensible look in a topographical evolution that considers the energy distributes concealed has arrived in a past decade, Yergin, once again, has produced a eminently readable page and at length researched-turner. A lot thanks to Allen strolls for an ARC.
5 / 5
Like the piece to GO analysis, ossia surround adds tendency on some last 20 years and like the rivalries are shaping was. He maps an energy of function key has touched is, and some knowledge of authors and the technical expertise of a sector adds the brilliant idea that the together bond a lot of some tendencies keys in of the international reports a 21st century, and paint the clear picture of reports to be able to. Besides, I defied also to think in ALLER, globalisation and energy in of the new lights.. And any book that develops and interrogates your pre-has resisted the ideas is worth it.

This in spite of, an author could perhaps profit to interrogate his own pre-has has resisted ideas. A critical would be that one analyses the authors are restricted for his own economic ideology. A book is littered with unsubstantiated lunar-classical economic suppositions, like an automatic efficiency of some phases. An author speaks public debt in the house in like manner or private debt that it is the dud equivalence . While the character in a sector of energy is often romanticised with the histories that is said in the selective manor, that downplays or ignores a function of to states likes him a innovator and engine of innovation of energy and instead has painted the lunar-classical conservative quite history of energy with risky contractors in that have eureka moments against a odds. This has prevented that potentially it could have been an interesting analysis of the new technological races that surface among states and like this could forms future reports. But with a function of states that is reduced to the subsidies or the tax breaks this has not taken explored taste could have been.

Besides, an author often will go is gone in irrelevant tangents the subtly bash activists of the climate or any governments have considered to be wing too to the left, this has had pocola relevance to one the ones of a chapter.

Also personally would like me has seen more analysis African countries in a map of 21st century. They are notably absentee of an analysis.
5 / 5
Each one has bitten also like estimate. A enthralling accounts of energy a 21st century.
4 / 5
One of some forces of this book is a realisation of author that such the transmission of entity in consumption of energy how is proposed can not spend quickly, neither can the developing countries move directly of his the majority of economic sources of energy to renewables without incurring enormous costs. Yergin Does not apply Nordhaus reason correctly concludes that have never the universally applied carbon imposed.
One is very written and the pleasure to read!
5 / 5
Or the book is not so only on or gas & of oil A lot of séc. 21, But it possesses an optimum narration on how is the geopolitical any one Orients Half and a lot in going back the sea gives Chinese/of Asian southwest. Incidentally or last fourth book is in competition to the gas &of oil, as or electrical cart. I find this very better book That or book of 2011 same author (An Investigation : Energy... Modern world).
5 / 5
Or the book is optimum! It looks an update also a lot very 'An Investigation'. Or better of them, is clear, is or first: 'A rewarded. Or the book describes Peel of revolution has caused hale oil' American. Sample, hips, That the addiction gives Russia in report the export of energy and or strategic scrolling in direction the Chinese. This last multiplied or his PBI and has spent The be a ravening consumer of energy. An importance sud of strategic sea gives Chinese is presented with a lot of detail. Or that had but liked, any entanto, faith that the description gives the confusion Orients Meso. Still with Everything or money excedente gives oil of export, is difficult discerns a reasonable political start for that region so that it imports our planet.
For to the that likes him the studio The importance gives energy any world, is an indispensable reading. Sample, Among others points, as it will be difficult the energetic transition.
5 / 5
A book will be to add it has read. Have enjoyed always Daniel Yergin writings. But a packaging of this book -- same although it was in his factory-the plastic sealed to wrap -- was extraordinary! And shipped for FedEx -- any one concerns here.
5 / 5
Of the Buch Gut of war zu lesen. Yergin gab auch Gives Nicht-Branchen-Experten einen guten Einblick In data Landschaft give Energiewirtschaft, insbesondere natürlich Öl und Gases. Obi EUA, Russland, Cina, Vorderasien oder Europe - Yergin schafft is, to the Parteien has dipped ihren Besonderheiten, teils auch has dipped historischen Hintergründen, passend darzustellen. In 20 Jahren möchte ich gives Buch gerne einmal the hand of data nehmen und vergleichen, wie Situation of data sich geändert hat.
4 / 5
In English: I have read also I Damage Yergins in the first place reserves A prize and An Investigation.
A New Map is another masterpiece of one of some experts of the world-wide better energy wide.
5 / 5
But a Time Daniel Yergin offered with a book that any leave paralización partorisca read has joined his final.
5 / 5
Has found this he súper interesting, surrounds writes clearly of the energy has related geopolitics. Very up to date too
5 / 5
did not displease any of him, has liked him an author of way has outlined a future energy and as it will effect an oil and gas industry especially
5 / 5
An introduction adds to a landscape of energy, a history and the politics that surrounds it, and a future direction and the uncertainties have involved. Packed With the information and any space have squandered.
4 / 5
A lot a lot structured with pertinent and detailed info. A connection of frames of the author that enables the plenary comprising of a situation in the each period of time. Perhaps more
the map could improve a sympathetic.
5 / 5
A timely update of an industry of energy of Yergin last book.

This book was the memory partorisca me like this to because Yergin is considered the giant in a sector of energy.
5 / 5
Way of attractive writing partorisca read. The subjects that interest and appropriate the current life.
5 / 5
A lot timely the analysis in front of the Crisis of the climatic transmission.
5 / 5
Has read a prize in a past, this will help partorisca comprise a new future.
4 / 5
Another book writes well for Daniel Yergin in an industry of global energy.
4 / 5
Partorisca Any reasonably interested in world-wide history and international energy, roughly 80 to 90 of this book will look
partorisca be the longitude winded restatement that has looked it in of the informative papers in a past 50 or more or years.
At all new; so only the plot of the page that fill details.

A rest 10 or like this of a book contains conclusions that is totaling unsurprising or the skilled idea has required.

In general the big disappointment of an author the one who there is almost unlimited access to data, analysis and industry and global has has thought leaders.
4 / 5
The one who the book adds! Daniel Yergin writes one involving takes on a current state of some phases of energy in different geographic regions and a politics that influences--and influenced of--the world-wide decisionmakers and phase movers. With Yergin typical brilliant analysis and idea, a book directs all some dread keys of a moment, of a transition of more renewables, the geopolitical tensions with Russia and Cina, and the one who fracking really means in Amsterdam. Yergin For real has his toe in a wrist of a world-wide and has an amazing capacity to value some streets to clash can world-wide. A no shy book out of controversy, and Yergin capacity to weave in the tones done and the historical analogies done this book a-of-a-bondadoso and the must has read. Thoughtful And very researched, Yergin could probably an another Pulitzer prize for A New Map. It enjoys it.
5 / 5
This book is an excellent discussion of some tendencies in sector of energy in a past few decades. This in spite of, there is information very small concealed is not amply state informed in a general press and there is idea very small or the commentary resupplied for an author.

Requires the good book in an evolution of a sector of energy of a @@@1990s but this book, but if yours looking for the thoughtful analysis of some subjects and ideas of police for transmission, this book will disappoint you.
4 / 5
Is not deceived, this is not the novel. This rids is not for any the one who has any take of launched of energy, westerian world-wide mandate, or history behind formation of modern Middle East. Without this awareness this book is simple collection of the sporadic facts have joined neighbours for invisible cloth. It likes him it stirs it of newspaper clippings has ordered of time and place. Obvious facts, exposed connections, seemingly chances very joined... And then... After obtaining your confidence, he stubs your precisely surgical alcohol cynical of reality, opinion and sprain.

Does not have any culmination in this book, any 'aha!' Moment, any exposure, neither has surprised... But an amazing 'Doppler effect' of the frequency augmented with those rows of the author around has beaten of oil-vertical. Bouncing out of climate, electrification, mobility, technology, subject modern and a massive turn in general attribution. It likes him the approximation to ambulance, calms awake up with big pitched siren.

And now to the ambulance is here you is on and awake! You are so only in 'this' moment!

Five stars, period. I have had the fun time. The time has amused in fact.
4 / 5
Coming after a “prize,” some “Heights,” and one “Researches” this class of book of feels likes a querella of enclosed, class of a last episode of a final Season of your favourite show. I have it that there is wanted always the fashion to write of this Author, beginning with one “ his” Investigation so only appealed to write to as think and has done a sail of the pages for me are my alcohol. There are some of of the this in “Map” but a lot looks pasted near, likes the final episode that looks for to join each free arrival before they turn of a light of something. There is a lot to think by means of here, and a lot of some histories on some people that leaves by means of the transcendental chances in history adapt me of a history adds that it says in “Investigation” and “of the Heights.” The encyclopaedic history of an Author of an economy “of carbon adds of a past century is the marvel . Sometimes it takes lost in a “which ifs “ and “ perhaps in a future “ that also look in “prize.”Still, it is a enjoyable read by a master of a subject.
5 / 5
A writing is involving and fast-paced. Yergin The very good work of synthesizing the plot of information and resupplies an excellent overview of some subjects. I have found a chapter in a Half-Of is particularly well. This in spite of, included although it was well to have all an information in a place, has not learnt anything that a lot already know. More problematic in mine dress is that after dipping was all this information, excellently summarized, would have expected that Yergin would have moved to the majority of analytical direction in his conclusions. This part was unfortunately he has not developed sufficiently.
5 / 5
In general an excellent and informative book but some of some numbers on page 422 look was. 1500 tonnes of iron, 2500 tonnes of cements and 45 tonnes of plásticoes for a onshore turbine of wind???
4 / 5
This pound left to have the deepest idea to a current state of an industry of energy.

In 2020 (especially in light of a Covid Crisis) there exists the plot of headlines that wave an end of an industry of Energy. This pound elaborates on that the @@subject that gives chance for and against him (will not speak on this to save a content for a reader).

Ossia A lot well up to date information. I confess still I am reading a book of then began it so only yesterday but has read half and am very happy with him. It appears they are also a prime minister reviewer, as thank you Ladies Yergin for your idea.
5 / 5
This is not Daniel Yergin of a Pulitzer the prize that wins 'A rewarded. Unfortunately, A New Map is the pale shadow of this book - and certainly no alive until his title.

While Yergin resupplies to interest and sometimes obliging facts and histories, is produced in the series of mostly short viñetas with tentativa small to join them neighbouring. They look, like a reviewer remarked, almost like the series of columns of newspaper.. A writing is choppy and a lot particularly well does neither unfortunately.

To good sure any of the his better and ossia unfortunate like the New map has very promised.
4 / 5
Describes some needs of energy of the military endeavours of Cina and Chinese to control a Sea of Cina Of the sud. And some endeavours of EUA to maintain a Sea of Cina Of the sud opens the unrestricted trade, trade that is of entity to both the Giappone and Korea of Of the sud. A possibility of armed conflict is big. Taiwan, Vietnam, Indonesia is affected also for the desire to allege of Cina a Sea of Cina Of the sud likes the territory has controlled Chinese.
5 / 5
Find Yergin to be objective and pertinent. There is no better resource that Yergin for information in subjects of energy. Fascinating History of an oil industry shale development of oil and a transition of some the USA like the player that imports again in some phases of world-wide oil. Electrical and self-driving the cars are coming folks. Some the USA is cutting his emissions by means of solutions to stage much more effectively that government fiats and the bureaucratic solutions can do. A delicate balance now is to spend roughly more durability but not ruining our economy in a process.
4 / 5
In general for any what follows an industry of energy reasonably closely this adds a lot little. If you are not familiarised with a revolution of energy in of the fuels of carbon of traditional fossil, then this can add to the yours sympathetic. A fashion is quell'has bitten too breathless for mine in pleasant and a book feels rushed. A more collected volume - specifically 'A rewarded is a lot well, a historical distance the difference to a depth and balance of an analysis.
5 / 5
This reserves done the work adds to aim some complexities of police of energy a lot so only in a level of individual country but by all the world level. It examines oil, natural gas liquid (LNP), renewables. Further of biomass that on 3 thousands of presents of the millions around a world depends on for hot or can.

Is a book of entity to have like the fund like world-wide works to regulate his mix of energy to struggle against transmission of climate.
5 / 5
Some starts of books with well the historical chance explained and like this chair of chances in geopolitics and context of energy. Ossia Useful to see a hindsight like the history develops with shale revolution, turning point of purportedly EUA LNG terminal of import and geopolitics of countries keys. My only remorse is that that approaches to an end and a conclusion, an author presents all the facts here and there, when finalising with the ‘as well as' conclusion in of the terms of his perspective. Some touches of sure author and has not presented with analysis more detailed that directs his view of a future (his perspective), which enough would see. In general, the good book and the value that the bed. 4 star !!