Development of oil formation theories and their importance for peak oil

@article{Hk2010DevelopmentOO,
  title={Development of oil formation theories and their importance for peak oil},
  author={Mikael H{\"o}{\"o}k and Ugo Bardi and Lianyong Feng and Xiongqi Pang},
  journal={Marine and Petroleum Geology},
  year={2010},
  volume={27},
  pages={1995-2004}
}

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