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The Secret of Sherwood Forest

Oil Production in England During Wwii

by Guy H. Woodward

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military - World War II,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Nottinghamshire,
  • Petroleum & oil industries,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Europe - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9561044M
    ISBN 10080613433X
    ISBN 109780806134338

    Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Secret of Sherwood Forest: Oil Production in England During World War II at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. The Secret of Sherwood Forest is based on extensive research using thousands of reports, letters, and documents released to the authors in In August of , Great Britain faced a desperate situation.

    Guy H. Woodward and Grace Steele Woodward tell for the first time the story of how the British, with the aid of forty-four oilfield roughnecks from the United States, developed vital shallow pools of oil in Britain's famed Sherwood Forest. The Secret of Sherwood Forest is based on extensive research using thousands of reports, letters, and. Buy a cheap copy of The Secret of Sherwood Forest: Oil book by Grace Steele Woodward. In August of , Great Britain faced a desperate situation. German bombers hammered the nation's industrial cities and towns daily, and the toll in loss of life Free shipping over $Author: Guy H. Woodward, Grace Steele Woodward.

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Sherwood Forest is a royal forest in Nottinghamshire, England, famous by its historic association with the legend of Robin Hood. The area has been wooded since the end of the Last Glacial Period (as attested by pollen sampling cores).Today, Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve encompasses hectares (1, acres), surrounding the village of Edwinstowe, the site of Thoresby Hall.

THE SECRET OF SHERWOOD FOREST is based on thousands of reports, letters, and documents released to the authors in Guy H. Woodward was a lawyer, former general counsel for the Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association in Washington, and former chair of the American Petroleum Institute's production section.

Guy Woodward and Grace Steele Woodward published The Secret of Sherwood Forest – Oil production in England during World War II in “The amazing and hitherto untold story, born in secrecy, has remained buried in the private diaries, corporate files and official records of government agencies,” explain the Woodwards in their book.

The merry oilmen of Sherwood Forest This is a pump jack, fondly known as a "nodding donkey." It's a relic of the area's oil-drilling history that began as a top secret WWII operation.

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