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Title:
The quotable golfer
Author:
McCord, Robert R.
Publication Information:
New York : Lyons Press, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
xii, 346 pages ; 18 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781558219984
Format :
Book

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Central Library GV967 .Q84 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

THE QUOTABLE GOLFER is a rich compendium of golf quotes that reflect the history, tradition, agony, and ecstasy of the game. Organized into categories such as "Golf Defined," "The Mental Game," "Men Touring," "Women Touring," "Caddies," "Obstacles," and "Practice," The Quotable Golfer includes words of wisdom from some of the game's most famous practitioners: Franklin Pierce Adams, Tommy Armour, Chip Beck, Winston Churchill, Raymond Floyd, Ben Hogan, Julie Inkster, Dan Jenkins, Samuel Johnson, Nancy Lopez, Arnold Palmer, Marcel Proust, John D. Rockefeller, Chi-Chi Rodriguez, Will Rogers, Dr. Bob Rotella, Mark Twain, Tom Watson, George Will, Tiger Woods, and many more.This compilation of the most incisive and timeless sayings about the sport makes a great gift for all golf enthusiasts, from duffer to professional.


Table of Contents

Acknowledgementsp. ix
Introductionp. xi
1 Golf Definedp. 1
2 Beginningsp. 25
3 Obstaclesp. 41
4 Practicep. 59
5 Equipmentp. 77
6 Mental Gamep. 93
7 Swingsp. 117
8 Puttingp. 147
9 Men Touringp. 169
10 Women Touringp. 195
11 Caddiesp. 219
12 Competitionp. 233
13 Architecturep. 259
14 Abroadp. 291
15 Media, Galleries, and Fansp. 307
16 Endingsp. 325
Indexp. 341

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