Many young children are fascinated by the huge machines they see working on farms and in fields. They want to know how they work and what each part does. These questions, and many more, are answered in this book.
There are large, colorful illustrations of tractors and other farm machines on every page, with labels pointing out their most interesting parts. Clear step-by-step pictures explain how the machines do their job.
Attractively arranged, annotated pictures of spreaders sprayers, lifters, combines, and other around-the-farm equipment, enhanced by sidebars detailing their specialized parts and movements make this book a winner. The inside workings are described and the illustrations, which include cutaways, simplify the explanations. 1993 (orig.