skip to content
The Grand Slam : Bobby Jones, America, and the story of golf Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Grand Slam : Bobby Jones, America, and the story of golf

Author: Mark Frost
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st paperback edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Presents a study of the life and career of golf icon Bobby Jones, focusing on his accomplishment of winning four major golfing championships during the sumer of 1930 and his sudden retirement from competition at the age of twenty-eight.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Bobby Jones; Bobby Jones
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Frost
ISBN: 9781401307516 1401307515
OCLC Number: 149428012
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xv, 493 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: The players --
Prologue --
East Lake --
One wrong turn --
Into the fray --
Finding a voice --
Fate and nothing else --
Breakthrough --
Halfway there --
The battle of the century --
The Americans are coming --
The double --
Consolidation --
Preparation --
The Amateur, St. Andrews --
The Open, Hoylake --
The U.S. Open, Interlachen --
The U.S. Amateur, Merion --
Retirement --
Decline.
Responsibility: Mark Frost.

Abstract:

Presents a study of the life and career of golf icon Bobby Jones, focusing on his accomplishment of winning four major golfing championships during the sumer of 1930 and his sudden retirement from competition at the age of twenty-eight.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/149428012> # The Grand Slam : Bobby Jones, America, and the story of golf
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "149428012" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9128744#Topic/golfers_united_states> ; # Golfers--United States
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/74759470> ; # Bobby Jones
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/796.352092/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9128744#Person/jones_bobby_1902_1971> ; # Bobby Jones
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/944774> ; # Golfers
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:bookEdition "1st paperback ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2004" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/120395981> ; # Mark Frost
   schema:datePublished "2004" ;
   schema:description "The players -- Prologue -- East Lake -- One wrong turn -- Into the fray -- Finding a voice -- Fate and nothing else -- Breakthrough -- Halfway there -- The battle of the century -- The Americans are coming -- The double -- Consolidation -- Preparation -- The Amateur, St. Andrews -- The Open, Hoylake -- The U.S. Open, Interlachen -- The U.S. Amateur, Merion -- Retirement -- Decline."@en ;
   schema:description "Presents a study of the life and career of golf icon Bobby Jones, focusing on his accomplishment of winning four major golfing championships during the sumer of 1930 and his sudden retirement from competition at the age of twenty-eight."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/9128744> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The Grand Slam : Bobby Jones, America, and the story of golf"@en ;
   schema:productID "149428012" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/149428012#PublicationEvent/new_york_hyperion_2004> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9128744#Agent/hyperion> ; # Hyperion
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781401307516> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/149428012> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9128744#Person/jones_bobby_1902_1971> # Bobby Jones
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1902" ;
   schema:deathDate "1971" ;
   schema:familyName "Jones" ;
   schema:givenName "Bobby" ;
   schema:name "Bobby Jones" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/944774> # Golfers
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Golfers"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/120395981> # Mark Frost
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1953" ;
   schema:familyName "Frost" ;
   schema:givenName "Mark" ;
   schema:name "Mark Frost" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/74759470> # Bobby Jones
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1902" ;
   schema:deathDate "1971" ;
   schema:familyName "Jones" ;
   schema:givenName "Bobby" ;
   schema:name "Bobby Jones" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781401307516>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1401307515" ;
   schema:isbn "9781401307516" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.