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Janet Guthrie

A Life At Full Throttle

by Janet Guthrie

Hardcover, 398 pages, Natl Book Network, List Price: $24.95 |


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A portrait of the first woman to race at the Indy 500 follows Janet Guthrie from the Florida School for Girls, to a stint as an astronaut in training, to her years on the sidelines of race car driving, to her entry into the sport as a driver.


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Janet Guthrie, 'First Lady' of the Indy 500

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