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The Bible of Golf

The Bible of GOLF, now that’s an ambitious title. A golf book so expensive, it comes with its own payment plan and head professional! The Bible of GOLF by Paul Skellett and Simon Weitzman was published in 2012 and issued

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The Bible of Golf

The Bible of GOLF, now that’s an ambitious title. A golf book so expensive, it comes with its own payment plan and head professional! The Bible of GOLF by Paul Skellett and Simon Weitzman was published in 2012 and issued

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2013 U.S.G.A. Herbert Warren Wind Award Winner – Merion The Championship Story

This year’s award winning book, which the U.S.G.A. bestows on the best golf book of the year goes to Jeff Silverman for his masterful work in Merion: The Championship Story. The award is named after Herbert Warren Wind, the dean

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2013 U.S.G.A. Herbert Warren Wind Award Winner – Merion The Championship Story

This year’s award winning book, which the U.S.G.A. bestows on the best golf book of the year goes to Jeff Silverman for his masterful work in Merion: The Championship Story. The award is named after Herbert Warren Wind, the dean

Golf Book Prolific Authors

Who are the most published authors of golf books? We decided to look into the subject recently and the results were a bit surprising. My own personal guess would have been Bernard Darwin or perhaps Henry Longhurst. When compiling the

Golf Book Prolific Authors

Who are the most published authors of golf books? We decided to look into the subject recently and the results were a bit surprising. My own personal guess would have been Bernard Darwin or perhaps Henry Longhurst. When compiling the

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My Greatest Day in Golf – Darsie L. Darsie

This month we feature the work of the only golf book author with a reduplicated name: Darsie L. Darsie. Darsie set out to answer the question, “What was your greatest day in golf?” and asked fifty leading players of his

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My Greatest Day in Golf – Darsie L. Darsie

This month we feature the work of the only golf book author with a reduplicated name: Darsie L. Darsie. Darsie set out to answer the question, “What was your greatest day in golf?” and asked fifty leading players of his

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Golf and the Olympics

Golf returns to the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2016 after a 112 year hiatus. Golf was contested very early on in the second and third Olympiads. In the 1900 Paris Games it was contested as a stroke

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Golf and the Olympics

Golf returns to the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2016 after a 112 year hiatus. Golf was contested very early on in the second and third Olympiads. In the 1900 Paris Games it was contested as a stroke

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Merion Golf Club Books

“It was good to get back to Merion. No other course on which the Open is played provides such a strong tie with the past. It was good just to gaze at the unchanged pillared clubhouse, with its black shutters

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Merion Golf Club Books

“It was good to get back to Merion. No other course on which the Open is played provides such a strong tie with the past. It was good just to gaze at the unchanged pillared clubhouse, with its black shutters

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Ralph Guldahl Signed Golf Books

It seems as if Ralph Guldahl is having a bit of renaissance in the world of golf collectibles. A Guldahl signed book recently sold at auction for over $7,000, a record for books signed by the dapper Texan. Ralph Guldahl

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Ralph Guldahl Signed Golf Books

It seems as if Ralph Guldahl is having a bit of renaissance in the world of golf collectibles. A Guldahl signed book recently sold at auction for over $7,000, a record for books signed by the dapper Texan. Ralph Guldahl