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Farmall: Eight Decades of Innovation

by Randy Leffingwell
     
 
This is the complete history of the tractor that changed farming—in America and around the world—forever. International Harvester began to experiment with tractors around 1905. It wasn’t until the early 1920s that the company hit upon a successful model for the small-acreage farmer—and the Farmall tractor was born. The make went on to become the

Overview

This is the complete history of the tractor that changed farming—in America and around the world—forever. International Harvester began to experiment with tractors around 1905. It wasn’t until the early 1920s that the company hit upon a successful model for the small-acreage farmer—and the Farmall tractor was born. The make went on to become the dominant tractor in America, selling more than a million models a year in the peak of the post-war boom.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
Farm Collector, December 2005“If you are looking to settle in for a long winter’s night with a beautifully photographed, carefully researched tractor book, this one should top your list. A solid addition to your library.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760321362
Publisher:
MBI Publishing Company
Publication date:
08/29/2005
Edition description:
First
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
10.39(w) x 12.25(h) x 1.50(d)

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From the Publisher
Farm Collector, December 2005“If you are looking to settle in for a long winter’s night with a beautifully photographed, carefully researched tractor book, this one should top your list. A solid addition to your library.”

Meet the Author

Randy Leffingwell wrote his first book, American Muscle, in 1989 while still on staff at the Los Angeles Times. Since then, he has authored another 47 titles for Motorbooks and sister publisher Voyageur Press, including his most recent Complete Book of Porsche 911 and Corvette 60 Years.He has just finished Porsche 911: Fifty Years, a reexamination of the 911 story based on nearly two dozen new interviews. He lives in southern California, about 100 miles north of Los Angeles.

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