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Monographic Author(s):Cornish, Geoffrey S.; Whitten, Ronald E.
Item is a:*Book
Monograph:The Golf Course, 1984.
# of Pages:320
Publishing Information:New York, NY: Rutledge Press
Collation:320 pp.
Evaluative Review:Appears in GreenMaster, 18(4) May 1982, p. 18.
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Golf courses; Golf course design; History; Course profile; Personal profile; Golf course architects
Geographic Term :United States; Scotland; United Kingdom
Abstract:Traces the history of the men who practiced the art of golf course architecture and the way in which their art evolved from its early days in Scotland to achievements of the recent past. Profiles of several hundred men who made important contributions to the history of golf design are given. The profiles also contain a comprehensive listing of architects' works and an outline of miscellaneous matters related to this history. Includes listings of: 1) golf courses in the United States by years, 2) courses, and 3) architects' associations.
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Subject Headings:
Golf courses - History; Golf courses - Designs and plans; Architects - Biography; Golf courses - Great Britain; Golf courses - United States
See Also:See also 1981 1st edition, R=220 click here
See Also:See also revised edition, 1987, R=178043 click here
See Also:See also 1993 "expansion", as The Architects of Golf, R=26014 click here
Note:Foreword by Robert Trent Jones.
Note:Bibliography: p. 314-315
Note:Course listing
Note:Architect profiles
Note:Pictures, color & b/w
 ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Cornish, Geoffrey S. 1984. The Golf Course. 320 pp. New York, NY: Rutledge Press.
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