Books by Publisher: Octane Press

    Casey's Bright Red Christmas

    By Holly Dufek

    Hardback £8.45

    Red Combines: The Authoritative Guide to International Harvester and Case IH Combines and Harvesting Equipment

    By Lee Klancher

    Hardback Save £18.34 = £33.66

    The first axial flow combine transformed the industry and was hailed as the most significant piece of farm equipment built in the 20th century. This book tells the story of how extensive research and development allowed IH to build a new machine that took the market by storm.

    Big Tractors

    By Holly Dufek

    Hardback £8.45

    Introduces children to the world of modern farming, showing how the biggest, most powerful tractors handle the demanding jobs of pulling and powering on the farm. This book is filled with colorful action photography, fun illustrations and a cast of cartoon equipment characters.

    Canning, Pickling, and Freezing with Irma Harding: Recipes to Preserve Food, Family and the American Way

    By Michael Perry

    Paperback £12.65

    Irma Harding was the face of International Harvester's line of household appliances. She quickly found her place in every modern household with her quick-witted kitchen advice.

    The Farmall Dynasty

    By Lee Klancher

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    The developmental history of the tractors built by the dominant agricultural manufacturer of the early 20th Century, International Harvester, is dramatically told in The Farmall Dynasty. The book traces the evolution of the Farmall tractor from the early Titans and Moguls through to modern times.

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