The great oil octopus
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The great oil octopus

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THE ^
REATO IL
m
OCTOPUS
-CDTHE GREAT OIL OCTOPUSTHE
GREAT OIL OCTOPUS
BY
"TRUTH'S" INVESTIGATOR
T. FISHER UNWIN
LONDON: ADELPHI TERRACE
LEIPSIC: INSELSTRASSE zoreserved.)(All rightsPREFACE
in Truth of the articlesappearance
THE which form of thisthe greater portion
volume has been followed a wish expressedby
in that be republishedmany quarters theymight
Thein a more and convenient form.permanent
havehas been The articlessuggestion adopted.
been some additional matterrevised,carefully
has been and it is that willinserted, hoped they
form a useful contribution to contemporary
Mr.social and commercial The latehistory.
D. and Miss Ida M. Tarbell haveHenry Lloyd
each exhaustive of thepublished investigations
Standard Oil Trust's in the Unitedproceedings
and further isinformation available inStates,
the records of the andMissouri inlitigation,
tothe scandal in Blue-Britishregard flash-point
books. has been lack-thereHitherto, however,
a of all theing complete conspectus many
branches of this worldwide One orsubject.
other tentacle of the has been describedOctopus
in inbut this volume an is madedetail, attempt
5Preface
for the first to describe them all.time briefly
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