Twilight in the Desert: The Coming Saudi Oil Shock and the World Economy
M.R. Simmons 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Hoboken
Written by an investment banker, this book provides a detailed description of the relationship between Saudi Arabia and the U.S. and the U.S. dependence on oil. The first half of the book provide background and context for understanding technical discussions of Saudi oil fields and the world's energy supplies; the last half of the book provides an analysis of the Saudi oil and gas industry which is based on technical papers from the Society of Petroleum Engineers.