Seventy Years of Farm Tractors: 1930-2000
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Blending history with science and recalling the developments in technology over the decades, this is an illustrated look at the top 100 makes and models and the evolution of farm tractors beginning in 1930 up until 2000, and features manufacturing companies from Allis-Chalmers and Zetor to John Deere. With a focus on the pivotal period from the 1950s to the 1990s and the developments of the early 21st century, author Brian Bell describes just how far the farm tractor has come!
From the days of starting handles and pan seats to the current 4-wheel drive machines with air-conditioned cabs and computer management systems, author Brian Bell provides a close look at the evolution of farm tractors from 1930 to 2000, and features manufacturing companies, like Allis-Chalmers, Zetor, and John Deere. A comprehensive and illustrated reference of the top 100 makes and models, this is more than just a catalogue. Blending history with science, it is an informative, readable book that not only describes the pivotal period from the 1950s to the 1990s, but also discusses the technological developments of the early 21st century, such as hydraulic systems, cold-starting aids, and so much more.
|Size||7.5" x 9.75" x .68"|
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