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    The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Tractors & Trucks: The Ultimate World Reference with Over 1500 Photographs (Paperback) By (author) John Carroll, By (author) Peter J. Davies

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    DescriptionThis is an illustrated A-Z guide to all the major tractor and truck manufacturers around the world. It offers a comprehensive history of tractors and trucks, tracing their evolution from the early pioneers to today's state-of-the-art farming and road machines. It features tractors, farm machinery, military vehicles, general load carriers and dump trucks, and includes historical examples and many lesser-known makes. From farming and cultivation to road transportation and furniture removal, tractors and trucks perform a huge variety of tasks. This magnificent encyclopedia charts the complete evolution of these vehicles and features extensive A-Z guides to each manufacturer. All of the most successful makes are included, each including a history of the company and the decisions that shaped their successes or failures. This definitive reference book has been written by two transport enthusiasts, and with its highly engaging text as well as over 1,500 stunning photographs, it is an exciting reference source for everyone who has an interest in farming and trucking.

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    The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Tractors & Trucks
    The Ultimate World Reference with Over 1500 Photographs
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) John Carroll, By (author) Peter J. Davies
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 512
    Width: 168 mm
    Height: 220 mm
    Thickness: 29 mm
    Weight: 1,247 g
    ISBN 13: 9781843096894
    ISBN 10: 1843096897

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BISAC V2.8: TEC003000
    BIC E4L: TRA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T12.1
    LC classification: SF
    B&T Merchandise Category: SCI
    B&T General Subject: 710
    BIC subject category V2: GB, WGCB
    Ingram Subject Code: TE
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27650
    Abridged Dewey: 630
    Libri: I-TE
    DC22: 629.224
    BISAC V2.8: TRA001150
    DC23: 629.22403
    Illustrations note
    colour photographs
    Hermes House
    Imprint name
    Hermes House
    Publication date
    07 April 2014
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    John Carroll is a motoring journalist and photographer who regularly contributes to magazines such as Jp, Land Rover World and Off Road & 4 Wheel Drive. Peter Davies had a 29-year career at Bedford, General Motors' UK truck division. He is currently president of the Commercial Vehicle & Road Transport Club.