Title NOW YOU KNOW GOLF.
Publisher Dundurn, Toronto, 2008, first edition.
Seller ID 24480
181 pp, 9" H, soft cover. ISBN 9781550028706 "Everybody seems to be a golfer or at least know someone who is. The game is one of the world's most popular sports, and now Doug Lennox, the links pro of Q&A, hits the green with a barrage of golfing trivia on everything from albatrosses and barkies to stymies and yips. All the titans, male and female, take a swing, including Bobby Jones, Ben Hogan, Sam Snead, Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Kathy Whitworth, Vijay Singh, Annika Sorenstam, Michell e Wie, and, of course, Tiger Woods. What is the oldest playing golf course in the world? Where was golf invented? How does the term 'sandbagger' connect golf with criminals? Who has won the most professional championships? When was golf firs t p l a y ed in the Summer Olympics? What member of British royalty introduced golf to Continental Europe? Who was the first female golfer to compete in a major men's professional match? What type of golf club did astronaut Alan Shepard use on the mo o n? " T he se and many other questions are answered in this book. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - clean and bright. Fine