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To win and die in Dixie : the birth of the modern golf swing and the mysterious death of its creator

Author: Steve Eubanks
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books/ESPN Books, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of J. Douglas Edgar, the British-born golfer. When he was found dead in the middle of the road, reportedly the victim of a hit-and-run accident, Atlanta Constitution reporter Comer Howell thought otherwise. Their stories meet in a Southern society of country-club golf courses, wealth, and secrecy.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: James Douglas Edgar
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Eubanks
ISBN: 9780345510815 034551081X
OCLC Number: 436029961
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 239 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Steve Eubanks.
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Tells the story of J. Douglas Edgar, the British-born golfer. When he was found dead in the middle of the road, reportedly the victim of a hit-and-run accident, Atlanta Constitution reporter Comer Howell thought otherwise. Their stories meet in a Southern society of country-club golf courses, wealth, and secrecy.

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