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Diesel : technology and society in industrial Germany

Author: Donald E Thomas
Publisher: Tuscaloosa, Ala. : University of Alabama Press, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A case study of the technological, economic, and intellectual trends during Germany's industrial revolution.

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thomas, Donald E., 1938-
Diesel.
Tuscaloosa, Ala. : University of Alabama Press, ©1987
(OCoLC)569675657
Named Person: Rudolf Diesel; Rudolf Diesel; Rudolf Diesel; Rudolf Diesel; Rudolf Diesel; Rudolf (Ingenieur) Diesel
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donald E Thomas
ISBN: 0817302956 9780817302955 0817351701 9780817351700
OCLC Number: 12722872
Description: xii, 279 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Rudolf Diesel and the nature of the inventor --
2. Diesel, German engineers, and the social question --
3. The invention of the diesel engine --
4. From invention to the development of a working engine --
5. From development to marketability: the early years of the diesel engine --
Conclusion --
Epilogue --
Appendices 1-2 --
Notes --
Bibliographical essay --
Index.
Responsibility: Donald E. Thomas, Jr.

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