This award-winning book chronicles the complete story of the red combine’s impact on agriculture and society. Red Combines 1915–2015 includes photographs and details about every red combine built in the United States and abroad, and tells the story of the creation of the Axial-Flow combine, which was developed in a garage so secret only a few people knew it existed. The Axial-Flow combine was a technological leap that transformed the industry when introduced in 1977. The book covers the entire line of red combines, including the CBX, a top-secret mega-combine built in the 1990s. Authored by Lee Klancher and the team of talented contributors who created the award-winning Red Tractors 1958–2013, this through and entertaining book is another captivating volume sure to please fans of agricultural equipment and farm history.
Red Combines 1915-2015 won three book awards, including:
A GOLD Benjamin Franklin Award in the Professional and Technical category.
A GOLD IPPY Award in the Transportation category.
A SILVER Benjamin Franklin Award in the History category.
|Title:||Red Combines 1915-2015|
|Subtitle:||The Authoritative Guide to IH and Case IH Combines and Harvesting Equipment|
|Publication date:||Monday, August 31, 2015|
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