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Rodger Ward : superstar of American racing's golden age

Author: Mike O'Leary
Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Motorbooks, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Kansas-born Rodger Ward was a P-38 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 1948 - 1966 and he was inducted into the Motorsports Hall of Fame in 1992. This work embodies the post-war era of open wheel racing in the US.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Rodger Ward; Rodger Ward
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mike O'Leary
ISBN: 9780760321775 0760321779
OCLC Number: 69028078
Description: 160 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Mike O'Leary.
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Kansas-born Rodger Ward was a P-38 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 1948 - 1966 and he was inducted into the Motorsports Hall of Fame in 1992. This work embodies the post-war era of open wheel racing in the US.

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