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The Golf magazine short game handbook
Morrice, Peter.
Personal Author:
First Lyons Press edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Lyons Press, [2000]

Physical Description:
160 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Added Uniform Title:
Golf magazine (New York, N.Y. : 1991)
Format :


Call Number
Material Type
Home Location
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GV979.S54 M67 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area

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The ideal guide to improving every player's game from around the green.

Author Notes

Peter D. Morrice, a senior editor for Golf Magazine, has written articles with such notable teachers as Jim Flick, Robert Baker, and Dr. Richard Coop, and with many PGA Tour players and personalities. He lives in Montclair, New Jersey

Table of Contents

George Peper
Forewordp. 11
Introductionp. 17
Chippingp. 21
What Is a Chip?p. 23
When Not to Chipp. 25
How to Plan a Chipp. 28
Chipping Setupp. 31
Chipping Swingp. 35
Common Faultsp. 41
Chipping Variationsp. 47
The Bump-and-Runp. 47
The Super-Short Chipp. 49
Chipping from Poor Liesp. 51
Pitchingp. 57
What Is a Pitch?p. 59
When Not to Pitchp. 62
How to Plan a Pitchp. 64
Pitching Setupp. 67
Pitching Swingp. 73
Common Faultsp. 83
Pitching Variationsp. 86
The Lob Shotp. 86
The Half-Wedgep. 89
Hilly Liesp. 91
Deep Roughp. 93
Sand Playp. 97
How to Plan a Bunker Shotp. 99
Bunker Setupp. 103
Bunker Swingp. 109
Common Faultsp. 116
Bunker-Shot Variationsp. 118
Specialty Shotsp. 125
The Bellied Wedgep. 129
The Wood Chipp. 131
The Bunker Puttp. 133
The Bankerp. 136
The Grassy Blastp. 139
The Hook Chipp. 141
The Trap Shotp. 144
The Half-Grass, Half-Sand Shotp. 146
Practicep. 149
The Short of Itp. 151
Make It Realp. 154
Make It Funp. 156
The Rewards of Hard Workp. 158