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The science of golf

Author: John Wesson
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
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A complete account of the science of golf, answering all the questions that golfers ask. The book gives a greater insight into every aspect of the game, from the mechanics of hitting the ball through to the chances of winning the match and the competition. - ;This book gives a scientific account of all aspects of the game of golf and answers the questions which occur to all who play the game. The mechanics of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Wesson, John.
Science of golf.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009
(DLC) 2009277332
(OCoLC)228497911
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Wesson
ISBN: 9780191551512 0191551511 0199226202 9780199226207
OCLC Number: 320622053
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 273 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Acknowledgements; Preface; 1 The Science of Golf; 2 The Swing; 3 Impact; 4 Aerodynamics --
Drag; 5 Aerodynamics --
Lift; 6 Some Theory; 7 Range; 8 Bouncing and Rolling; 9 Putting; 10 Hole-in-one; 11 Handicaps; 12 Matches and Competitions; 13 The Players; 14 Clubs and Balls; 15 Economics; Bibliography; Numbers; Index.
Responsibility: John Wesson.

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A complete account of the science of golf, answering all the questions that golfers ask. The book gives a greater insight into every aspect of the game, from the mechanics of hitting the ball through  Read more...

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This book should be part of every teaching pro's library and will be of great interest to the technical golfer. * Golf Monthly *

 
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