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Classic John Deere Two-Cylinder Tractors: History, Models, Variations & Specifications 1918-1960
     

Classic John Deere Two-Cylinder Tractors: History, Models, Variations & Specifications 1918-1960

by John Dietz, Jeff Hackett (Photographer)
 

Nothing runs like a Deere, and no Deere has kept running as long and as well and with as passionate a following as the company’s two-cylinder tractors. The most popular tractors by the world’s favorite tractor manufacturer, these stalwarts of agriculture and industry get their due in this fascinating, fully detailed, extensively illustrated history. New

Overview

Nothing runs like a Deere, and no Deere has kept running as long and as well and with as passionate a following as the company’s two-cylinder tractors. The most popular tractors by the world’s favorite tractor manufacturer, these stalwarts of agriculture and industry get their due in this fascinating, fully detailed, extensively illustrated history. New photographs by tractor specialist Jeff Hackett, along with the latest comprehensive information, make this book the most complete and up-to-date account of America’s iconic tractors ever published. Color photographs and archival black and white images accompany John Dietz’s engaging chronicle of the history of two-cylinder tractors, model by model. The result is an unprecedented look at the tractors that have transcended the realm of farm equipment to become quintessential Americana.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
“A most popular tractor, these stalwarts of agriculture and industry get their due in this fascinating, fully detailed, extensively illustrated history. New photographs from tractor specialist Jeff Hackett, along with the latest comprehensive information, make this book the most complete and up-to-date account of

America

’s iconic tractors.” - Toy Farmer

“Classic John Deere Two-Cylinder Tractors does an excellent job of compiling the history of these iconic tractors. Much more than a collection of data, the book tells the story of these tractors: the era, the people, the factories, and the machines. A great read for anyone interested in classic tractors.” - TractorData.com

“It’s a beautiful and colourful addition to any tractor lover’s library.” - Ken Waddell, The Neepawa Banner

“This book would make any Farmall enthusiast happy to find it under their tree this Christmas.” – Brenda Stant, Engineers & Engines

“A most popular tractor, these stalwarts of agriculture and industry get their due in this fascinating, fully detailed, extensively illustrated history. New photographs from tractor specialist Jeff Hackett, along with the latest comprehensive information, make this book the most complete and up-to-date account of

America

’s iconic tractors.” - Toy Farmer

Toy Farmer
A most popular tractor, these stalwarts of agriculture and industry get their due in this fascinating, fully detailed, extensively illustrated history. New photographs from tractor specialist Jeff Hackett, along with the latest comprehensive information, make this book the most complete and up-to-date account of America's iconic tractors.
TractorData.com
Classic John Deere Two-Cylinder Tractors does an excellent job of compiling the history of these iconic tractors. Much more than a collection of data, the book tells the story of these tractors: the era, the people, the factories, and the machines. A great read for anyone interested in classic tractors.
The Neepawa Banner
It's a beautiful and colourful addition to any tractor lover's library.
—Ken Waddell

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760331972
Publisher:
Voyageur Press
Publication date:
10/14/2008
Series:
Tractor Legacy Series
Edition description:
First
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.60(d)

What People are Saying About This

From the Publisher
“Classic John Deere Two-Cylinder Tractors does an excellent job of compiling the history of these iconic tractors. Much more than a collection of data, the book tells the story of these tractors: the era, the people, the factories, and the machines. A great read for anyone interested in classic tractors.” - TractorData.com

 “It’s a beautiful and colourful addition to any tractor lover’s library.” - Ken Waddell, The Neepawa Banner

“A most popular tractor, these stalwarts of agriculture and industry get their due in this fascinating, fully detailed, extensively illustrated history. New photographs from tractor specialist Jeff Hackett, along with the latest comprehensive information, make this book the most complete and up-to-date account of America’s iconic tractors.” - Toy Farmer

“This book would make any Farmall enthusiast happy to find it under their tree this Christmas.” – Brenda Stant, Engineers & Engines

 “A most popular tractor, these stalwarts of agriculture and industry get their due in this fascinating, fully detailed, extensively illustrated history. New photographs from tractor specialist Jeff Hackett, along with the latest comprehensive information, make this book the most complete and up-to-date account of America’s iconic tractors.” - Toy Farmer

Meet the Author

John Dietz is a writer and photographer based in Arden, Manitoba, Canada. He has authored the books John Deere Two-Cylinder Buyer’s Guide and Classic John Deere Tractors, and he writes for several agriculture magazines.

Jeff Hackett has been photographing motorcycles for magazines, books, and calendars for 19 years. He lives outside New Haven, Connecticut.

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