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Everyone knows that oil and water do not mix. Few know the complete costs of this nation's petroleum addiction on the world's water systems and the life they sustain.
By now, we all know the environmental costs of oil. But in his book, Crude World, author Peter Maass offers a first hand account of the social costs: poverty, war and corruption.