The Golf Swing the Ernest Jones Method Classic Reprint

Author: Daryn Hammond
Publisher: Forgotten Books
ISBN: 0260118613
Release Date: 2017-11
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Excerpt from The Golf Swing, the Ernest Jones Method Undoubtedly golf is a difficult game, and undoubtedly it attracts a large proportion of devotees whose only qualification forxplaying it is their devotion. But it is not on these grounds alone that one can explain the pathetic failure of the average golfer's life, or the tragi comedy that is always being enacted by golfing contortionists over the links of the world. One must seek other causes. One must consider, not only the subject and the pupil, but the teacher. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Practical Golf Illustrated from Photographs

Author: Walter J. Travis
Publisher: Trieste Publishing
ISBN: 0649677706
Release Date: 2017-10-04
Genre: Fiction

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Golf in America

Author: George B. Kirsch
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252032929
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Sports & Recreation

An inclusive narrative of golf's history and popularity in the United States

The Rules of Golf

Author: Tom Watson
ISBN: 0671003143
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Presents and explains the rules of golf, covering match play, stroke play, the clubs and ball, order and forms of play, and relief situations

Historical Dictionary of Golf

Author: Bill Mallon
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810874652
Release Date: 2011-01-21
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Historical Dictionary of Golf—through a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, photos, and over 300 cross-referenced dictionary entries on people, places, teams, and terminology of the game—is a comprehensive history of golf.

Golf Links

Author: Charles D. Burgess
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9781476627366
Release Date: 2017-03-31
Genre: Sports & Recreation

 This book tells the story of the Scottish golf professionals who came to America in 1888 and struggled to earn a living and the respect of the wealthy amateur golf establishment and the United States Golf Association who controlled the sport. Charles “Chay” Burgess—founder of the New England PGA, teacher of three American national champions, and the savior of the Ryder cup—learned the game on ancient seaside links and competed against British greats. His arrival in the U.S. dramatically influenced the growth of golf and the reconciliation of differences between amateurs and professionals. In 1913, the American Francis Ouimet—a working-class unknown under Burgess’ tutelage—won the U.S. Open against British celebrities Ted Ray and Harry Vardon. His triumph brought the game to mainstream America.