The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power

  • 1993
  • TV Show
  • None

A riveting eight-part history of the world oil industry, based on Daniel Yergin's Pulitzer-winning book, focuses on the ways petroleum has significantly shaped the economy and society. It begins with the emergence of John D. Rockefeller and Standard Oil in the late 19th century, and concludes by surveying `The New Order of Oil' in an age of mounting env (more…)

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Season 1 Episode Guide

The New Order of Oil

Season 1, Episode 8

January 14, 1993

The Tinderbox

Season 1, Episode 7

January 14, 1993

Power to the Producers

Season 1, Episode 6

January 13, 1993

Crude Diplomacy

Season 1, Episode 5

January 13, 1993

War and Oil

Season 1, Episode 4

January 12, 1993

Black Giant

Season 1, Episode 3

January 12, 1993

Empires of Oil

Season 1, Episode 2

January 11, 1993

Our Plan

Season 1, Episode 1

January 11, 1993

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  • Premiered: January 11, 1993
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: A riveting eight-part history of the world oil industry, based on Daniel Yergin's Pulitzer-winning book, focuses on the ways petroleum has significantly shaped the economy and society. It begins with the emergence of John D. Rockefeller and Standard Oil in… (more)

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