copyright 1958 "Eighth Printing" stated on copyright page; Gulf Publishing Company, Houston, Texas; smaller hardbound; very good condition with unmarked pages; boards very good condition with minor fading of gilt lettering; no dust jacket; very good illustrations and drawings.
"Oil: From Prospect to Pipeline" was an original non-technical book written about the oil and gas industry. A 'common-sense, brass tacks guide', this classic, was originally published by Gulf Publishing Company in 1958. With the oil and gas industry experiencing rapid new growth, this is an exciting time for newcomers to the field to get involved. An interesting read for veterans of the industry and a valuable textbook for students, this guide provides a comprehensive overview of all production, plus: an oil dictionary; abbreviation in oil reports; typical legal forms; overview of geological terminology and technical terms; and much more!