Death and Oil: A True Story of the Piper Alpha Disaster on the North Sea

Death and Oil: A True Story of the Piper Alpha Disaster on the North Sea

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The first full account of the most tragic oil rig disaster in history, the human story behind it, and the true nature of its legacy.

 

July 6, 1988, began as a normal day on Piper Alpha, the biggest offshore oil rig on the North Sea. But just after 10:00 p.m., a series of explosions rocked the platform, and the inferno continued to burn for weeks. Of the 226 men working on the platform, 162 died, along with two of their would-be rescuers. Brad Matsen talked to the… (more)

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Book Details  


Publisher: Pantheon (October 18, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 304 pages

File size: 4.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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