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Title:
Good bounces & bad lies
Author:
Wright, Ben, 1932-
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Publication Information:
Chelsea, MI : Sleeping Bear Press, 1999.
Physical Description:
ix, 304 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781886947221
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Book

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Summary

Summary

For over forty-five years, Ben Wright has been the voice of the golfing world, beginning his career as a sportswriter for the Daily Dispatch in Manchester, England in 1954. In the years following you would find his columns in a variety of publications--from The Financial Times in London, where he became its first ever golf correspondent, to Sports Illustrated.


Author Notes

Michael Patrick Shiels is a member of Golf Writers Association of America. He is the PGA Michigan Section Golf Writer, and is a syndicated golf columnist for the Observer-Eccentric newspaper chain.


Table of Contents

I Am...Ben Hoganp. 1
My Moveable Feast of Golfp. 7
When in Doubt, Tease the Britp. 49
"The Mah-stuhs"p. 105
Revolutionary Rematchesp. 145
Making Mediocrity an Art Formp. 179
"Out of Bounds"p. 197
If You Ever Go Across the Sea to Ireland...p. 249
All the World Is a Golf Course...And All of Us Its Playersp. 263