This book begins with the story of early Diesel development from Rudolph Diesel's first experiments to the great Diesel powered streamlines of the 1930s. Diesel forerunners like the McKeen cars, Diesel switchers past and present, freight cabs, road switchers and travelling are all covered in the book. Also find well documented stories on the opposed piston Fairbanks-Morse units to the German built Krauss Maffei's. It concludes with a detailed look at new generation power and the Amtrak era. Well illustrated with B/W photographs and an all-time SP diesel roster. 1985 PFM Publications. Hardback with dw. VG. 416pp. K0-3PIN-2X25
Southern Pacific Dieselization (Garmany)
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