Lisa Margonelli on "Oil On the Brain" by Mitch E. Perry03/14/07
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The spike comes as House Democrats are pushing automakers to accept higher fuel-economy standards, and as President Bush is stepping up his campaign to promote alternative fuels.
Prices are highest today in California, where a gallon of regular sells for $3.09, on average. Motorists in the San Francisco area are paying $3.25.
Author Lisa Margonelli’s new book, Oil On the Brain was hailed by the New York Times Book Review as the 2nd Best written story on the modern history of oil….