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Rudolf Diesel

Inventor, Engineer (18-Mar-1858 — 30-Sep-1913)


Morton Grosser. Diesel: The Man & the Engine. New York: Atheneum. 1978. 166pp.

John F. Moon. Rudolf Diesel and the Diesel Engine. London: Priory Press. 1974. 96pp.

W. Robert Nitske; Charles Morrow Wilson. Rudolf Diesel: Pioneer of the Age of Power. University of Oklahoma Press. 1965. 318pp.

Donald E. Thomas. Diesel: Technology and Society in Industrial Germany. University of Alabama Press. 1987. 279pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.182)

  5. Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.337)

  6. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.148)

  7. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography (p.185)

  8. Who's Who in Modern History, 1860-1980 (p.105)

  9. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.131)

  10. Legends in Their Own Time (p.67)

  11. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.144)

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