- 356 Pages
- Illustrated in B&W
- Released: August 11, 2009
- Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
Description by OLDIES.com:
At only five foot two, Mildred Burke was an unlikely candidate for the ring. A waitress barely scraping by on Depression-era tips, she wanted more, and she saw her chance when she witnessed her first wrestling match. Even against all odds, she knew that she could become a female wrestler. What followed was a gritty, glittering testament to the golden age of wrestling, when beauty and brawn captivated the world.