Forthcoming Books

Author: R.R. Bowker Company. Department of Bibliography
Publisher:
ISBN: 00158119
Release Date: 2002
Genre:


Theological Ethics and Global Dynamics

Author: William Schweiker
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781405143585
Release Date: 2008-04-15
Genre: Religion

The nature of ethics has been the subject of much controversy and argument in recent decades. Theological Ethics and Global Dynamics tackles these various debates, offering a wide-ranging, comprehensive, and provocative statement of the nature of theological ethics in global times. Offers an accessible, lively, and provocative statement of the nature of moral philosophy and theological ethics in contemporary times. Tackles various perspectives on debates about distinctly Christian ethics. Argues that we need to reframe the arena in which moral questions are asked. Engages a range of positions, exploring distinctively modern issues such as moral and cultural relativism, globalization, problems of consumption and violence, and religious pluralism. Addresses the complexity of certain ethical decisions, which are difficult and far from clear-cut, and yet presents an ethical understanding which is both humane and deeply religious.

How to Restore Ford Tractors

Author: Tharran E Gaines
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 9781616731861
Release Date: 2008-12-24
Genre: Transportation

To the admirer of farm machinery in all its gritty splendor, the tractor is more than the mechanical workhorse of the modern field. It is a testament to American know-how, a work of mechanical art truly in the American grain. Among these hard-working machines, Ford tractors hold a special place after nearly a century of bringing innovation, dependability, and good old American muscle to farms and fields worldwide. This book provides a hands-on guide to restoring these venerable machines from the ground up, from the first models made to those produced as recently as 1965. With hundreds of full-color photographs, the guide is not just clear and easy-to-follow, but also a feast for the eyes for tractor aficionados. Beginning at the beginning--how to choose and buy your tractor--Tharran Gaines takes readers through step-by-step directions for the complete restoration of Fordson, Ford-Ferguson, and Ford tractors. In straightforward terms he covers everything from troubleshooting and disassembly to engine and gearbox rebuilds, electrical work, reassembly, painting, and post-restoration care and maintenance. Informative photographs and proven tips, techniques, and money-saving advice from experienced restorers make the book an invaluable resource for amateur mechanic and professional alike. Also included is an appendix listing sources for parts, decals, tires, etc., as well as addresses for tractor clubs and collector associations.

Russian Learners Dictionary

Author: Nicholas Brown
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781136926624
Release Date: 2013-09-05
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This dictionary contains 10,000 Russian words in order of importance starting with the most common and finishing with words that occur about 8 times in a million. All the words have English translations, many have examples of usage and the entries include information on stress and grammatical irregularities. There is also a complete alphabetical index to the words in the list. A learner who knows all or most of these 10,000 words can be regarded as competent in Russian for all normal purposes. The list takes you from a beginner's core vocabulary through to postgraduate level.

Ford and Fordson Tractors

Author: Robert N. Pripps
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 0760300445
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Transportation

Ford and Fordson Tractors Andrew MorlandFilled with all of your favorite Ford tractors. Fordson, Ford N Series, and later Ford and Ferguson tractors are all profiled, including UK Fordson models. Sftbd., 8 1/4x 9, 96 pgs., 8 color ill.

Large Diesel Engine Service

Author: Penton
Publisher: Clymer Repair Manuals
ISBN: 0872880338
Release Date: 2000-05-24
Genre: Reference

Diesel industrial engines with 150-500 cu. in. (2.5-8.2 L). More than 75 models are covered.

Ford Farm Tractors

Author: Randy Leffingwell
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 0760319197
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Transportation

In this beautifully illustrated history of Ford's tractors, author and photographer Randy Leffingwell celebrates the Ford family of tractors from their development to modern day. Research and photography, courtesy of the Henry Ford Museum Archives, brings Ford tractors and their creators to life. With archival black-and-white photography, and stunning full-color restorations, Leffingwell tells the story of the legendary Fordson, the Model T conversion tractors, European models, and the making of the beloved Ford-Ferguson Model 9N. Ford Farm Tractors is a book that belongs in the collection of any fan of these beautiful machines.

Toy Tractors

Author: Rob Leicester Wagner
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 0760301670
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Toy Tractors Rob Wagner & Vincent Manocchi High-tech die-cast toys, old lead toys, pressed tin toys... theyre all here in fabulous color! Filled with vintage cast-iron examples, rubber and plastic toys, new and old die-cast tractors and implements, related collectibles, plus a price guide. Also discusses the art of toy repair and restoration. Sftbd., 8 1/4x 9, 96 pgs., 8 color ill.