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The rules of golf in plain English

Author: Jeffrey S Kuhn; Bryan A Garner
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Every four years, the official Rules of Golf are revised. This book contains an interpretation of these rules and offers guidance to both amateur and professional golfers.

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Genre/Form: Rules
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey S Kuhn; Bryan A Garner
ISBN: 9780226458182 0226458180 9780226458175 0226458172
OCLC Number: 181599730
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xx, 150 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Rule 1. The Game --
Rule 2. Match Play --
Rule 3. Stroke Play --
Rule 4. Clubs --
Rule 5. The Ball --
Rule 6. The Player's Responsibilities --
Rule 7. Practice --
Rule 8. Advice and Indicating Line of Play --
Rule 9. Information About Strokes Taken [Deleted and incorporated into Rules 3.1(B) and 2.5] --
Rule 10. Order of Play --
Rule 11. Teeing Ground --
Rule 12. Searching for and Identifying Ball --
Rule 13. Playing the Ball as It Lies --
Rule 14. Striking the Ball; Artificial Devices --
Rule 15. Substituted Ball; Wrong Ball --
Rule 16. The Putting Green --
Rule 17. The Flagstick --
Rule 18. Movement of Ball at Rest --
Rule 19. Moving Ball Deflected Or Stopped --
Rule 20. Procedures for Lifting, Dropping, and Placing; Playing from Wrong Place --
Rule 21. Cleaning Ball --
Rule 22. Ball Interfering With Or Assisting Play --
Rule 23. Loose Impediments --
Rule 24. Interference and Relief from Obstructions --
Rule 25. Interference and Relief from Abnormal Ground Conditions, Embedded Ball, Or Wrong Putting Green --
Rule 26. Water Hazards --
Rule 27. Ball Lost Or Out of Bounds; Provisional Ball --
Rule 28. Unplayable Ball --
Rule 29. Threesomes and Foursomes --
Rule 30. Three-Ball, Best-Ball, and Four-Ball Match Play --
Rule 31. Four-Ball Stroke Play --
Rule 32. Bogey, Par, and Stableford Competitions --
Rule 33. The Committee --
Rule 34. Disputes and Decisions --
Rule 35. Definitions --
App. 1. Penalty Summary Chart --
App. 2. Golf Etiquette.
Responsibility: Jeffrey S. Kuhn & Bryan A. Garner.
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