The most comprehensive manual of its kind geared toward the broad spectrum of workers involved in today's petroleum industry. From geology and exploration through drilling, production, refining and environmental concerns, this easy-to-read text takes readers on a full-scale journey with the people and practices that help bring energy to consumers' doorsteps. Covers the basics along with technological advancements. Colorfully illstrated. Divided in five distinct parts. PETEX 2011. 720 pp.