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Golf greens : theory, design, and construction

Author: Michael J Hurdzan
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : J. Wiley & Sons, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"Through a unique exploration of the history of golf greens, related design theories, and future trends in the game, Golf Greens uncovers how modern designs of golf greens fit in with the complete history of the game. It looks at the strengths and weaknesses of construction methods, legal considerations, how to manage specific problems, and much more." "Golf Greens: History, Design, and Construction is a valuable  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael J Hurdzan
ISBN: 0471459453 9780471459453
OCLC Number: 224446086
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xviii, 334 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Evolution of the golf green --
Golf green theories --
Design considerations for golf greens --
Making intelligent compromises in green construction --
Green construction techniques --
Rootzone sampling, testing, and evaluation --
Selecting turfgrasses or artificial turf for greens --
Legal liabilities of golf green construction --
Postscript: my personal experience building golf greens and the future of greens.
Responsibility: by Michael J. Hurdzan.
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Golf Greens offers a hands-on resource to the design, construction, and history of all types of golf greens. Provides highly illustratative coverage, with a sixteen-page, full-color section  Read more...

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