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Title:
American farm tractors in the 1960s
Author:
Peterson, Chester, 1937- Jr.
Publication Information:
Osceola, Wis : MBI, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
160 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780760306246
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Book

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TL233.6.F37 P48 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Spin up the turbo, lock it into all-wheel drive, and shift into high gear to take a high-horsepower tour of the tractors of the 1960s! American Farm Tractors In the 1960s discusses and explores the history of John Deere and other prominent manufacturers such as IH, Farmall, J.I. Case, Allis-Chalmers, Massey-Ferguson, Ford, and White farm equipment, along with the people who produced them. Minor marques Caterpillar, Steiger, and Versatile are also discussed, along with obscure makes and orphans.


Author Notes

Chester Peterson is a writer and photographer of agriculture.

Peterson has written Ford N Series Tractors and John Deere New Generation Tractors which feature photographs of restored tractors, and Hitch Up a Computer for Your Farm, a book about the use of technology in farms.

(Bowker Author Biography)