petroluem and its origin

Essay specific features

 

Issue:

Technology

 

Written by:

Peter O

 

Date added:

October 27, 2014

 

Level:

 

Grade:

B

 

No of pages / words:

9 / 2258

 

Was viewed:

1220 times

 

Rating of current essay:

 
Essay content:

Oil can be as thick as tar or can be as thin as water. HISTORY:- Petroleum, in some form or other, is not a substance new in the world's history. The earliest known oil wells were drilled in China in 347 BC or earlier. They had depths of up to about 800 feet (240 m) and were drilled using bits attached to bamboo poles...
displayed 300 characters

Custom written essay

All essays are written from scratch by professional writers according to your instructions and delivered to your email on time. Prices start from $11.99/page

Order custom paper

Full essays database

You get access to all the essays and can view as many of them as you like for as little as $28.95/month

Buy database access

Order custom writing paper now!

  • Your research paper is written
    by certified writers
  • Your requirements and targets are
    always met
  • You are able to control the progress
    of your writing assignment
  • You get a chance to become an
    excellent student!

Get a price guote

 
 

They had depths of up to about 800 feet (240 m) and were drilled using bits attached to bamboo poles.The oil was burned to evaporate brine and produce salt. In the 9th century, oil fields were exploited in the area around modern Baku, Azerbaijan, to produce naphtha. The modern history of petroleum began in 1846 with the discovery of the process of refining kerosene from coal by Nova Scotian Abraham Pineo Gesner...
displayed next 300 characters

General issues of this essay:

Related essays: