Charlotte Dennett

Charlotte Dennett Is a former Middle East reporter, investigative journalist and attorney. Her latest book, just out in paperback, is Follow the Pipelines: Uncovering the Mystery of a Lost Spy and the Deadly Politics of the Great Game for Oil. Her previous books are, with Gerard Colby, Thy Will be Done. The Conquest of the Amazon: Nelson Rockefeller and Evangelism in the Age of Oil.  and The People v Bush: One Lawyer’s Campaign to Bring the President to Justice. Charlotte can be reached at
As never before, the connection between war and big power rivalry over oil and gas in Ukraine—and beyond—has become disturbingly tangible to average citizens, when it was once known only to world leaders, their militaries and spies, and their wealthy backers. Henry Kissinger, protégé of Nelson Rockefeller, once said,...