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Golf for dummies

Author: Gary McCord; John Huggan
Publisher: Foster City, CA : IDG Books Worldwide, ©1996.
Series: --For dummies.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book will teach you how to: keep your cool on the course by knowing the rules--and etiquette--of golf; master the Name of the Game: stroke play, match play, scramble, Nassau; get a grip, a stance, and a swing that will really work for you; create your own routine before you tee off; correct your slice, blast out of a bunker, and two-putt on every green; manage the elements: rainy weather, crosswinds, and the  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gary McCord; John Huggan
ISBN: 1568848579 9781568848570
OCLC Number: 34742978
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxviii, 332 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: What is golf? --
Equipment --
Golf: should I get a formal education? --
Where to play and who to play with --
Getting into the swing of things --
Developing your own swing --
Putting: the art of rolling the ball --
Chipping and pitching --
Sand play --
Special shots and conditions --
Ready, set, play --
Rules, etiquette, and scoring --
Gamesmanship or good tactics? --
Golf on TV --
Golf online --
Ten timeless tips --
Gary's ten favorite courses --
Gary's ten favorite public courses --
The ten best things about golf.
Series Title: --For dummies.
Responsibility: by Gary McCord with John Huggan ; foreword by Kevin Costner ; afterword by Hootie and the Blowfish.
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Part of the "For Dummies" series, this book covers all aspects of the game of golf.  Read more...

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