The Earthmover Encyclopedia gives you all the dirt on every piece of earthmoving machinery made. This ultimate reference guide of earthmoving machinery covers rare milestones as well as the most popular machines. Vividly educating 900 photos, this encyclopedia explains the creation, development, and evolution of all classes of equipment. Vital stats on each machine, emphasizing record-setting equipment, are provided in detail. A surplus of information on loading and stripping shovels, walking draglines, hydraulic and buck wheel excavators, haul trucks, wheel loaders and bulldozers is featured.