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Making the Masters : Bobby Jones, Clifford Roberts, and the birth of America's greatest golf tournament

Author: David Barrett, (Writer on golf)
Publisher: New York : Constable & Robinson, 2012.
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Contested the second weekend in April each year since 1934, the Masters is the world's most prestigious golf tournament and most-watched tournament on television. Tickets are in such demand that even the waiting list is closed, and players value the title above all others. In Making the Masters, award-winning golf writer David Barrett focuses his attention on how the Masters was conceived, how it got off the ground  Read more...
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Barrett, David.
Making the Masters : Bobby Jones, Clifford Roberts, and the Birth of America's Greatest Golf Tournament.
New York : Constable & Robinson, ©2012
Named Person: Bobby Jones; Bobby Jones
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Barrett, (Writer on golf)
ISBN: 9781620873045 1620873044
OCLC Number: 821185700
Description: 1 online resource (333 pages)
Responsibility: David Barrett.

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Contested the second weekend in April each year since 1934, the Masters is the world's most prestigious golf tournament and most-watched tournament on television. Tickets are in such demand that even the waiting list is closed, and players value the title above all others. In Making the Masters, award-winning golf writer David Barrett focuses his attention on how the Masters was conceived, how it got off the ground in 1934, and how it fully established itself in 1935. The key figure in the tournament's creation and success was Bobby Jones, who was a living legend after winning the Grand Slam i.

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