Über den Autor
Roger Howard is a writer and broadcaster specialising in international relations. His most recent publications are The Oil Hunters (2008) and Iran Oil: The New Middle East Challenge to America (2006).
Introduction: Historical perspectives; 1: Setting the Political Scene; 2: The Arctic Today; 3: The New Energy Wealth; 4: Rivals - Russia and the United States; 5: Canada, Norway, Denmark - and China?; 6: The Consequences of Drilling; 7: Outlook.
A fascinating study of the impact Arctic reserves have - and will continue to have - on the global political and environmental stages.