The Diesel Impact on British Rail (R. M. Tufnell) soon to be presented for sale on the super BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Mechanical Engineering Publications, 1979, Hardback.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Graphs; Diagrams; Tables; Cutaways; Appendices ;
From the cover: Few peoples work can have had such a profound effect on the railways of Britain as that of Dr Rudolf Diesel. In a period of little more than eleven years his engine revolutionised the nature of British Rail. That this revolution was achieved so quickly and with so little disruption of the service says a lot for the abilities of both British Rail and the railway industry during this period, and this book relates the whole story of the changeover, describing the failures as well as the outstanding successes.
The book is divided into two sec…
Introduction by: T. C. B. Miller
Pictorial boards. 184 pages. Index. 9¾” x 7½”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I excite you with my selection contained in Transport Rail catalogue?