Oil and the Mideast

Percy Cox
Trans-Arabian Pipeline
Cordell Hull
rubber ad

oil routes in Iran
from ILN, 1941/11/22

British discover oil in Persia

ARAMCO in Saudi Arabia

World War II demand for oil

U.S. helped Shah Pahlevi

Quincy conference Feb, 14, 1945

Arab power rose


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