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Oil and the Best Brain of the 20th Century
ExcerptIf you meet someone at a party who says that he is Napoleon, you don’t start discussing cavalry tactics at Waterloo ─ Professor Robert Solow
Well that depends, Robert. If he is the gentleman who gave the party, and you would like to receive another invitation from him some day, you might feel it wise to suggest that if his boys had been riding elephants or dinosaurs instead of horses, he might have enjoyed another few years in swinging Paris instead of being turned over to that nasty Sir Hudson Lowe on St. Helena. [...]
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Banks FE. Oil and the Best Brain of the 20th Century. Energies. 2010; 3(5):940-942.Chicago/Turabian Style
Banks, Ferdinand E. 2010. "Oil and the Best Brain of the 20th Century." Energies 3, no. 5: 940-942.