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Golf course architecture : evolutions in design, construction, and restoration technology

Author: Michael J Hurdzan
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : J. Wiley & Sons, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"Golf Course Architecture, Second Edition is fully updated with more than fifty percent new material, including more than twenty-five recent innovations in the golf industry. Revealing both the art and science of golf course architecture, it takes readers inside the designer's mind through each step to designing a golf green, golf hole, and golf course. Beautifully illustrated with hundreds of full-color  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hurdzan, Michael J., 1943-
Golf course architecture.
Hoboken, N.J. : J. Wiley & Sons, ©2006
(OCoLC)607581402
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael J Hurdzan
ISBN: 0471465313 9780471465317
OCLC Number: 56942565
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 450 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents: What is golf course architecture? --
Basic criteria --
Hazards --
Form and function of green complexes --
From tee to fairway --
Individual golf holes --
The beautiful and the ugly --
The recreational process of golf --
The ideal golf course architect --
The site analysis and feasibility study --
The ideal design process --
The evolving design process --
Computers, satellites, and image technology --
Economics of course construction --
Plans, specifications, and bidding --
Aspects of the construction sequence --
Tee, green, and bunker construction --
Irrigation --
Seedbed preparation and planting --
Turfgrass establishment and maturation --
Improvement plans and renovation --
Golf and the environment.
Responsibility: Michael J. Hurdzan.
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Golf Course Architecture: Design, Construction and Restoration, Second Edition is the new edition to the bestselling definitive text on the art and science of golf course architecture.  Read more...

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