The Resource The best golf stories ever told, edited by Julie Ganz ; foreword by Tripp Bowden, (electronic resource/)

The best golf stories ever told, edited by Julie Ganz ; foreword by Tripp Bowden, (electronic resource/)

Label
The best golf stories ever told
Title
The best golf stories ever told
Statement of responsibility
edited by Julie Ganz ; foreword by Tripp Bowden
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is a comprehensive collection of stories, each of which captures a different facet of the game of golf. Some of the best golfers in the history of the sport as well as those who have established themselves as aficionados through their writing or commentary all offer their stories from both on and off the course. Together they articulate the passion as well as the frustrations behind one of the worlds most popular sports. The Best Golf Stories Ever Told is a book for golf fans and players alike who share a love for the game. This is part of the well-established The
Member of
Dewey number
796.352
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV967
LC item number
.B47 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Best Stories Ever Told
Label
The best golf stories ever told, edited by Julie Ganz ; foreword by Tripp Bowden, (electronic resource/)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Dedication; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword: What Makes a Great Story Great? by Tripp Bowden; Introduction; Warmup: The Ethical and Physical Aspects of the Game by Charles B. MacDonald; Part I: Golf History; The Story behind the Rise of American Golf by Roger Henry Wethered, Joyce Wethered; The Story of the First Ten Years of the Open Ladies Championship by May Hezlet; The Story of My Return to Golf by J. Gordon McPherson; The Story of the Birth of the Game of Golf by Garden Grant Smith
  • The Story behind the Birth of the Rivalry between Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer by Matthew SilvermanAn Intimate Story of Miss Alexa Stirlings Golf Victories by H.E. Harman; Part II: Golf Amateurs; The Story of Beginning Golf by W. Proudfoot; The Story of My First Golf Lesson by Tripp Bowden; The Story of the Early Days on the Links by Cecil Leitch; The Story behind My First Big Match, and Other Lessons from My Youth: An Excerpt from Golf Facts for Young People by Francis Ouimet
  • The Story of My First National Championship: Another Excerpt from Golf Facts for Young People by Francis OuimetThe Story of My Beginnings as a Golfer, from One Member of the Great Triumvirate by Harry Vardon; The Story of My Life as an Amateur Golfer, from a Member of the Great Triumvirate by James Braid; The Story of Childrens Golf by Bernard Darwin; Part III: Major Tournaments; The Story of Ben Hogans First Major Championship by Jeff Miller; The Story of Ben Hogan and the 1950 U.S. Open by David Barrett
  • The Story of My Open Championship Victory against My Fellow Members of the Great Triumvirate by John Henry TaylorThe Story of Masters Week at Augusta National by Tripp Bowden; The Story of Ben Hogans Ultimate Test by Jeff Miller; The Story of the 18 Holes at Augusta National by Tripp Bowden; The Story of the 1897 Open Championship by Garden Grant Smith; The Story of the 1959 British Open by Gary Player; The Story of the 1965 U.S. Open by Gary Player; Part IV: Golf in Fiction; The Story of Archibalds Benefit by P.G. Wodehouse; The Story of Straight Golf by Anna Alice Chapin
  • The Story of the Great Challenge: An Excerpt from The Enchanted Golf Clubs by Robert MarshallThe Story of an Exciting Finish: A Second Excerpt from The Enchanted Golf Clubs by Robert Marshall; The Story of How the Quakers Became Reconciled to the Golfers by Sarah Gunderson; The Story of How Rankin Plays Golf Miles Bantock, Ed.; The Story of the Long Hole by P.G. Wodehouse; The Story of the Golf vs. Football Debate: An Excerpt from The Halfback by Ralph Henry Barbour; The Story of the Golf Tournament: Another Excerpt from The Halfback by Ralph Henry Barbour
Control code
ocn875276524
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
4145FED6-0EE0-415F-ABB3-52191E7C486F
Label
The best golf stories ever told, edited by Julie Ganz ; foreword by Tripp Bowden, (electronic resource/)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Dedication; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword: What Makes a Great Story Great? by Tripp Bowden; Introduction; Warmup: The Ethical and Physical Aspects of the Game by Charles B. MacDonald; Part I: Golf History; The Story behind the Rise of American Golf by Roger Henry Wethered, Joyce Wethered; The Story of the First Ten Years of the Open Ladies Championship by May Hezlet; The Story of My Return to Golf by J. Gordon McPherson; The Story of the Birth of the Game of Golf by Garden Grant Smith
  • The Story behind the Birth of the Rivalry between Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer by Matthew SilvermanAn Intimate Story of Miss Alexa Stirlings Golf Victories by H.E. Harman; Part II: Golf Amateurs; The Story of Beginning Golf by W. Proudfoot; The Story of My First Golf Lesson by Tripp Bowden; The Story of the Early Days on the Links by Cecil Leitch; The Story behind My First Big Match, and Other Lessons from My Youth: An Excerpt from Golf Facts for Young People by Francis Ouimet
  • The Story of My First National Championship: Another Excerpt from Golf Facts for Young People by Francis OuimetThe Story of My Beginnings as a Golfer, from One Member of the Great Triumvirate by Harry Vardon; The Story of My Life as an Amateur Golfer, from a Member of the Great Triumvirate by James Braid; The Story of Childrens Golf by Bernard Darwin; Part III: Major Tournaments; The Story of Ben Hogans First Major Championship by Jeff Miller; The Story of Ben Hogan and the 1950 U.S. Open by David Barrett
  • The Story of My Open Championship Victory against My Fellow Members of the Great Triumvirate by John Henry TaylorThe Story of Masters Week at Augusta National by Tripp Bowden; The Story of Ben Hogans Ultimate Test by Jeff Miller; The Story of the 18 Holes at Augusta National by Tripp Bowden; The Story of the 1897 Open Championship by Garden Grant Smith; The Story of the 1959 British Open by Gary Player; The Story of the 1965 U.S. Open by Gary Player; Part IV: Golf in Fiction; The Story of Archibalds Benefit by P.G. Wodehouse; The Story of Straight Golf by Anna Alice Chapin
  • The Story of the Great Challenge: An Excerpt from The Enchanted Golf Clubs by Robert MarshallThe Story of an Exciting Finish: A Second Excerpt from The Enchanted Golf Clubs by Robert Marshall; The Story of How the Quakers Became Reconciled to the Golfers by Sarah Gunderson; The Story of How Rankin Plays Golf Miles Bantock, Ed.; The Story of the Long Hole by P.G. Wodehouse; The Story of the Golf vs. Football Debate: An Excerpt from The Halfback by Ralph Henry Barbour; The Story of the Golf Tournament: Another Excerpt from The Halfback by Ralph Henry Barbour
Control code
ocn875276524
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
4145FED6-0EE0-415F-ABB3-52191E7C486F

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