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Rodger Ward

Superstar of American Racing"s Golden Age

by Mike O"Leary

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Motorbooks .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Biography: sport,
  • Car racing,
  • Transportation,
  • Biography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • Motor Sports,
  • Transportation / Automotive / General,
  • Automotive - Pictorial,
  • Sports - General,
  • Automobile racing drivers,
  • Ward, Rodger

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsChris Economaki (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8011553M
    ISBN 100760321779
    ISBN 109780760321775

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Out of 5 stars Roger Ward: Superstar of American Racing's Golden Age. Reviewed in the United States on Janu Verified Purchase. This book is a good account of the life and times of the subject, but again falls short of the true depth of the man and his profession.

Highlites and activities of the profession are not the substance /5(11). Comment: Ward, Rodger and Brock Yates.~ RODGER WARD'S GUIDE TO GOOD DRIVING.~ New York:: Harper & Row, ~ Hardcover. Ex-library with the usual markings, but a tight copy in a good (unmarked) dust : Rodger Ward.

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Ward started racing midgets in In he won the AAA stock car championship and raced at Indianapolis for the first time. In the Indianapolis ofhowever, Ward’s car broke an.

View the profiles of people named Roger Ward. Join Facebook to connect with Roger Ward and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share. "Midwest Book Review," December "Rodger Ward: Superstar of American Racing's Golden Age is a 'must' for any Rodger Ward book claiming strength in automotive racing history Racing writer Mike O'Leary adds vivid drama and detail to this story, and also delves into Ward's lesser-known history such as his stint as a fighter pilot during the Second World War.5/5(4).

Get this from a library. Rodger Ward: superstar of American racing's golden age. [Mike O'Leary] -- Kansas-born Rodger Ward was a P fighter pilot in World War II, then made his name in racing by starring on the budding Southern California sprint car scene. He raced from - and he was.

" Rodger Ward: Superstar of American Racing's Golden Age is not a collection of stats and figures. Rather it is a story of the life of a true American racing hero, who could outrun the Offies with a Ford, or outrun the field at Indy this book serves as a fitting representation of the life and career of a truly legendary racer."Author: Mike O'leary.

OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations 21 cm: Other Titles: Guide to good driving. Responsibility: by Rodger Ward and Brock Yates.

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