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Trolleys and squibs : a golfer's guide to Irish links
Miracle, Louise, 1947-
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Publication Information:
San Francisco : Pomegranate, [2000]

Physical Description:
272 pages : color illustrations, 1 color map ; 18 x 23 cm
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Includes indexes.
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GV985.I7 M57 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area

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For anyone planning a dream golfing vacation to Ireland, Trolleys and Squibs is the most comprehensive guidebook in the market. Frustrated by sketchy guidebooks while on a golfing tour, authors Louise and Rick Miracle decided to compile their own definitive guide to Irish links.In addition to its practical travel tips, this book offers insightful essays -- including several by leading figures in Irish golf -- that explain the history and particular character of golfing in Ireland. Vacation planners will especially love the book's extensive, geographically balanced coverage of individual golf courses, presented by way of two whimsically named lists. The Trolleys List contains thorough summaries of 153 courses, including small maps and directions for getting there, scorecard data, descriptions of each course's layout and club facilities, and recommendations on local restaurants and hotels. The Squibs List offers basic information -- addresses, phone numbers, brief descriptions -- about 138 additional golf courses.With Trolleys and Squibs, you can plan a detailed itinerary and make your reservations, even before landing on Irish sh

Author Notes

Louise Miracle lives and works in Bloomington, Indiana. Louise is a licensed Psychologist and a long-distance runner. She spent nine months in Ireland playing golf and Researching in preparation of this book.

(Bowker Author Biography)