The Golf Handbook

The Golf Handbook

The Complete Guide to the Greatest Game

Book - 2006
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Random House, Inc.
Play Like a Pro with The Golf Handbook

Looking to increase your enjoyment of the sport, improve your technique, and, ultimately, take strokes off your scorecard? Comprehensive and easy-to-use, this fully redesigned and updated third edition of the classic manual The Golf Handbook offers essential tips and strategies, plus hundreds of new diagrams, full-color photographs, and features on modern golfing greats like Tiger Woods, Vijay Singh, and Sergio Garcia.

Because The Golf Handbook focuses on every aspect of the game&;from how to grip the club to advanced strategy and shot making&;this book is valuable for the beginning putter, the competitive low-handicap player, and golfers of every skill level in between.

In The Golf Handbook you&;ll find tips on:

&; Perfecting your stance, grip, and swing for each shot

&; Mastering every club in the bag, from driver to putter

&; How to navigate different kinds of courses

&; Exercises and practice programs for players at every stage

&; Selecting the right equipment

&; Strategies for competitive play

&; How to make shots in adverse conditions

&; The language of golf, the rules, the etiquette, and the bets

&; The history of the game and its great players&;from Bobby Jones to Jack Nicklaus to Annika Sorenstam

Baker & Taylor
Introduces the fundamentals of the sport, covering basic stance, grip, and swing techniques, and provides valuable advice on tactical play, equipment, putting, and great courses.

& Taylor

Clear diagrams, full-color photographs, and detailed instructions introduce the fundamentals of the sport, covering basic stance, grip, and swing techniques, and provide valuable advice on tactical play, equipment, putting, great courses, and more. Original. 25,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Three Rivers Press, c2006
ISBN: 9780307337146
Branch Call Number: 796.352 Sau 2006
Characteristics: 224 p. : ill. (chiefly col.)


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