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A warrior's heart : the true story of life before and beyond The Fighter, Micky Ward with Joe Layden ; foreword by Mark Wahlberg

Label
A warrior's heart : the true story of life before and beyond The Fighter
Title
A warrior's heart
Title remainder
the true story of life before and beyond The Fighter
Statement of responsibility
Micky Ward with Joe Layden ; foreword by Mark Wahlberg
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Now, in his own words, "Irish" Micky Ward tells his inspirational life story as only he can. From his first bout at the age of seven, Micky Ward was known foremost for giving as good as he got and for leaving absolutely everything he had in the ring. When he fought, quitting was never an option. It was that indomitable spirit that would allow him to survive, battle against, and overcome the harsh realities that he faced every day of his life. For it was outside the ring that Ward's heart would be most needed, from witnessing his idolized older half brother Dicky's fall from grace, to dealing with his wildly dysfunctional--if frighteningly loyal--family, to harboring the darkest of secrets, which he has never revealed until now. Micky Ward has faced numerous setbacks and defeats that would have stopped a lesser man, but he has remained a fighter, through and through--both as a professional boxer and as a man who finally found his greatest strength in friendship, family, and faith in himself. From the rough streets of Lowell, Massachusetts, to the blood and sweat of the international fight game, to the bright lights and adulation of Hollywood, this is the rousing, moving, tragic, and humorous story of the one and only Micky Ward"--
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autobiography
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Ward, Micky
Dewey number
  • 796.83092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Layden, Joseph
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  • Ward, Micky
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Irish American boxers
Label
A warrior's heart : the true story of life before and beyond The Fighter, Micky Ward with Joe Layden ; foreword by Mark Wahlberg
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 285 p.
Isbn
9780425247556
Lccn
2011053313
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn747529579
  • (OCoLC)747529579
  • 433067
  • 433067
Label
A warrior's heart : the true story of life before and beyond The Fighter, Micky Ward with Joe Layden ; foreword by Mark Wahlberg
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 285 p.
Isbn
9780425247556
Lccn
2011053313
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn747529579
  • (OCoLC)747529579
  • 433067
  • 433067

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