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    DescriptionProviding a complete library of golf instruction in one volume, this compilation features a variety of valuable lessons drawn from the most famous, popular, and trailblazing golf books as well as classic and contemporary magazines. Going beyond the standard instructional manual, this is the only golfing reference that presents its information in the original words of the great champions, instructors, and authors--both male and female--while also covering every aspect of the game, integrating its history and the parallel development of its multibillion-dollar instruction industry. Featured instructors and players include Bobby Jones, Sam Snead, Joyce Wethered, Babe Didrikson Zaharias, Jack Nicklaus, Harvey Pennick, Chi Chi Rodriquez, Ernie Els, Tiger Woods, Nancy Lopez, Dave Pelz, and Vivien Saunders. Showcasing each lesson with feature boxes that condense essential instruction into handy bullet points, this volume's photographs clearly illustrate the best techniques while countless sidebars, quotes, and tips ensure it is destined to become a classic guide for a timeless sport.

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    Great Golf
    Essential Tips from History's Top Golfers
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Danny Peary, Edited by Allen F Richardson, Foreword by Gary Player
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 256
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 226 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 476 g
    ISBN 13: 9781600786723
    ISBN 10: 1600786723

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T15.1
    BIC E4L: SPO
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T General Subject: 760
    DC22: 796.352
    BIC subject category V2: WSJG
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24450
    Libri: I-SR
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 06
    LC subject heading:
    Ingram Subject Code: SR
    B&T Approval Code: A09302020
    BISAC V2.8: SPO016000
    DC21: 796.352071
    DC22: 796.352071
    LC classification: GV963 .G676 2012
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    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Triumph Books (IL)
    Imprint name
    Triumph Books (IL)
    Publication date
    01 May 2012
    Publication City/Country
    Chicago, IL
    Author Information
    Danny Peary is a sportswriter and a film critic. He is the coauthor of "Roger Maris: Baseball's Reluctant Hero "and" Tim McCarver's Baseball for Brain Surgeons." He is well known for his collaborative work with announcer and baseball player Tim McCarver. He lives in New York City. Allen F. Richardson is an award-winning journalist who has worked in the United States and overseas. He is the author of four books on golf instruction, including "Golf Tips: The Complete Guide to Improving Your Game." He lives in Old Greenwich, Connecticut. Gary Player is a professional golfer widely regarded as one of the greatest players in the history of the sport, having garnered nine major championships. He was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame and has won more than 160 tournaments on six continents. He is a renowned golf course architect with more than 300 design projects throughout the world, and he has written several golf books. He lives in Jupiter Island, Florida.