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The Price of Oil - Episode 6
 - Joy Wilkinson - Hörbuch
The Price of Oil - Episode 6
 - Joy Wilkinson - Hörbuch

Joy Wilkinson (Autor), Faye Marsay (Sprecher), Paul Higgins (Sprecher)

The Price of Oil - Episode 6

No Two Days

On 20th April 2010, the Deepwater Horizon rig explodes, spilling millions of gallons of oil into the Mexican Gulf. An ambitious young journalist is determined to investigate, but her story becomes confused between youthful romantic dreams and reality. It leads her to a massive old oil rig off the coast of Aberdeen, and a grizzled but good-looking drilling engineer. Their lives become entwined in a sparkling series of alternative stories about the risks, rewards and realities of deep-sea drilling. Faye...

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The Price of Oil - Episode 5
 - Rex Obano - Hörbuch
The Price of Oil - Episode 5
 - Rex Obano - Hörbuch

Rex Obano (Autor), Nadine Marshall (Sprecher), Obi Abili (Sprecher), David Ajala (Sprecher)

The Price of Oil - Episode 5

Someone's Making a Killing in Nigeria

The Ogoni people's campaign against the environmental degradation of their land by the oil industry has crystallised into a mass movement. Under General Abacha's military regime, the dispute between the people led by Ken Saro-Wiwa on the one hand, and big oil on the other, is reaching its height - when one local businesswoman finds herself caught up in its notoriously violent consequences. This drama uses fictional characters to reflect on real events, about which responsibilities are still disputed,...

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The Price of Oil - Episode 4
 - Jonathan Myerson - Hörbuch
The Price of Oil - Episode 4
 - Jonathan Myerson - Hörbuch

Jonathan Myerson (Autor), Michael J. Shannon (Sprecher), Stephen Critchlow (Sprecher)

The Price of Oil - Episode 4

Baby Oil

1991: the start of the First Gulf War. As the first bombs fall on Baghdad, a young man walks into the Marines Recruiting Office and demands to join up... because the war is his fault. Baby Oil follows a young staffer's last crazy weeks in the White House, as George Bush Snr's administration struggles to sell to the American people the unpalatable idea of committing US troops to defend an oil-rich monarchy like Kuwait. That is until the young staffer finds the perfect way... Daniel Betts, James McArdle...

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The Price of Oil - Episode 3
 - Jonathan Myerson - Hörbuch
The Price of Oil - Episode 3
 - Jonathan Myerson - Hörbuch

Jonathan Myerson (Autor), Zubin Varla (Sprecher), Joseph Balderrama (Sprecher), Stephen Critchlow (Sprecher)

The Price of Oil - Episode 3

The Weapon

After the October 1973 Arab-Israeli War, OPEC used an oil embargo to punish the US and Europe for its support for Israel. By early 1974, the embargo had plunged the world into an economic crisis. Then on 21st December 1975, Venezuelan Marxist pin-up Carlos the Jackal storms the OPEC HQ in Vienna. He takes 96 hostages, including 11 oil ministers from OPEC countries. This is the story of the siege. Zubin Varla and Joseph Balderrama star in Jonathan Myerson's thriller - a tense dramatisation of the...

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The Price of Oil - Episode 2
 - Nigel Williams - Hörbuch
The Price of Oil - Episode 2
 - Nigel Williams - Hörbuch

Nigel Williams (Autor), Nicholas le Prevost (Sprecher), Jemma Redgrave (Sprecher)

The Price of Oil - Episode 2

Looking for Billy

Looking for Billy takes us up Alaska's Haul Road all the way to the Arctic Sea. Every day alongside the road, above the tundra, billions of barrels of oil are being piped south from the wells discovered in the 1960's, on the North Slope. As a private detective sets out with his mysterious client to investigate protests against the pipeline, we learn what that oil discovery did to the indigenous Inupiat people of Alaska. Nicholas le Prevost and Jemma Redgrave star in Nigel Williams' gumshoe road...

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The Price of Oil - Episode 1
 - Jonathan Myerson - Hörbuch
The Price of Oil - Episode 1
 - Jonathan Myerson - Hörbuch

Jonathan Myerson (Autor), Anna Maxwell Martin (Sprecher), Raad Rawi (Sprecher), Luke Treadaway (Sprecher)

The Price of Oil - Episode 1

Stand Firm, You Cads!

Anglo-Persian Oil (later BP) was specially formed to exploit the 60-year oil concession to drill for oil, which was signed in 1901 by the then Shah of Persia. Prompted by Winston Churchill, the British Government bought 51% of the company's shares. Persian oil soon became Britain's "single largest overseas asset". But in 1951, newly-elected Prime Minister Mossadegh declared the concession 'immoral', unilaterally cancelled it, and on 1st May successfully passed a law which nationalised Anglo-Persian...

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In der Nacht weint meine Stadt
 - Michaela Saalfeld - eBook
In der Nacht weint meine Stadt
 - Michaela Saalfeld - eBook

Michaela Saalfeld (Autor)

In der Nacht weint meine Stadt

Eine Novelle zum Roman "Was wir zu hoffen wagten"

Ein Krieg. Zwei Schicksale. Eine tragische Liebesgeschichte.   Godelieve hat ihr ganzes Leben in der flandrischen Stadt Ypern verbracht. Im Schatten der berühmten Tuchhallen wächst sie auf, heiratet und gründet eine Familie. Doch plötzlich bricht der Erste Weltkrieg aus, und das kleine Ypern liegt direkt an der Front. Godelieves Familie flieht, sie selbst jedoch bringt es nicht übers Herz, ihre kranke Mutter zurückzulassen. Ohne Unterstützung und ohne Geld bleibt ihr kein anderer Ausweg, als...

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Liebe im Herzen
 - Lily Baxter - eBook
Liebe im Herzen
 - Lily Baxter - eBook

Lily Baxter (Autor)

Liebe im Herzen

August 1914. Der Krieg bringt Tod und Leid über England und Elsie wünscht sich nichts mehr, als ihren Mitmenschen in dieser schweren Zeit zu helfen.Sie reist nach London, wo sie sich aufopferungsvoll um die belgischen Flüchtlinge kümmert. Aber Elsie will mehr und als sie die Chance erhält, als Undercover Agentin nach Frankreich zu reisen, greift sie kurzerhand zu.Doch dann zwingt sie das Schicksal in ihr Heimatland zurückzukehren und Elsie bleibt nichts anderes als die Hoffnung, dass sie den Mann...

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Der König von Luxor
 - Philipp Vandenberg - eBook
Der König von Luxor
 - Philipp Vandenberg - eBook

Philipp Vandenberg (Autor)

Der König von Luxor

1939 treffen sich in London drei Damen, die sich erst kurz zuvor auf der Beerdigung von Howard Carter, dem Entdecker des Grabes von Tut-ench-Amun, kennen gelernt haben. Jede von ihnen hat sein Leben beeinflusst: Sarah Jones, Carters Lehrerin und erste Liebe. Lady Evelyn Beauchamp, die behauptet, sie sei der Grund für Carters Reise nach Ägypten. Und Carters Nichte Phyllis Walker, die zu ihm stand, als sein Ruhm in Vergessenheit geriet. Jede kennt ein Versatzstück aus Carters Leben, das zur Lösung...

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