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Bobby's open : Mr Jones and the golf shot that defined a legend

Author: Steven Reid
Publisher: New York : Icon Books, 2012.
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The inspirational story of a golfing legend and one of the game's defining contests. The year: 1926. Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club is hosting the world's oldest and most prestigious golf tournament - The Open Championship. A stellar field of players has assembled from both sides of the Atlantic hoping to claim victory, including Walter Hagen, JH Taylor and a rising young amateur from the USA, Bobby Jones.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Reid, Steven.
Bobby's open.
New York : Icon Books, ©2012
Named Person: Bobby Jones; Bobby Jones
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Reid
ISBN: 9781906850319 1906850313
OCLC Number: 799768846
Awards: Winner of The Times British Sports Book of the Year 2013 (UK)
Winner of Golf Book of the Year 2013 (UK)
Description: 1 online resource (286 pages)
Responsibility: Steve Reid ; foreward by Jack Nicklaus.

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The inspirational story of a golfing legend and one of the game's defining contests. The year: 1926. Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club is hosting the world's oldest and most prestigious golf tournament - The Open Championship. A stellar field of players has assembled from both sides of the Atlantic hoping to claim victory, including Walter Hagen, JH Taylor and a rising young amateur from the USA, Bobby Jones. Already a winner of the US Open and US Amateur Championship, Jones has yet to win a Major event on British soil. To do so now would set him on a path of unrivalled achievement and into th.

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