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Monographic Author(s):Fazio, Tom; Brown, Cal
Item is a:*Book
Monograph:Golf Course Designs, 2000.
# of Pages:203
Publishing Information:New York, New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
Collation:192, A-i - A-viii, 201-203 pp.
Evaluative Review:Appears in Golfweek's SuperintendentNEWS, February 16, 2001, p. 60-61, by Bradley S. Klein.
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Golf course development; Golf course design; Design factors; Aesthetic values; Golf course construction; History; American Society of Golf Course Architects; Golf Industry trends; Course profile
Abstract:Includes: Dedication; Foreword: On Learning; Golf Design Todays [Today]: Great Expectations (Expectations and Competition; Using Terrain vs. Creating it; Clients and Commitment; The Designer's 'Intent'; and The Environment); A Century of Design: Follow the Economy (Classic vs. Modern; The New Technology; The Two Golden Ages; Course Rankings; and Golf Design Through the Eras); Design Preferences: Playability (Preferences vs. Rules; The Importance of Being Different; The Design Process; and Playability); and Elements of Design: Variety and Aesthetics (Primary and Secondary; Variety and Aesthetics; Routing the Course; and Green Settings, Hazards, and Bunkers).
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Subject Headings:
Fazio, Tom -- Criticism and interpretation; Golf courses -- Design and construction; Golf, Campos de -- Diseño; Instalaciones deportivas -- Diseño y construcción
ISBN:0810967170
ISBN-13:9780810967175
Language:English
References:0
See Also:See also related book, Golf Course Designs By Fazio, 1984, R=117927. click here
See Also:See also related book, A Collection of Golf Course Designs, 2000, R=185602. click here
Note:"Principal golf course photography by John and Jeannine Henebry"
Note:Includes appendix: "Evolution of golf course construction costs: 1960-1990"; p. A-i
Note:Includes appendix: "Golf course design process"; p. A-ii
Note:Includes appendix: "Golf course construction process"; p. A-iii
Note:Includes appendix: "The golf course designs of Tom Fazio"; pp. A-iv - A-vi
Note:Includes appendix: "Acknowledgements"; pp. A-vii - A-viii
Note:Includes "Index"; pp. 201-203
Note:Course layouts
Note:Pictures, color
Note:Figures
Note:Tables
Annotation from
Golf Course Design, by Geoffrey S. Cornish and Michael J. Hurdzan:
"Famous designer Tom Fazio writes on topics from 'Using Terrain vs. Creating It' to 'The Importance of Being Different', with many of his design ideas sprinkled throughout the text. Gorgeous photographs by Jean and John Henebry enhance the extensive tour of Fazio's highly-regarded work." p. 68
Cornish & Hurdzan Ratings:D4; C1; H2; P3; T3
See Also: Other items relating to: Golf Course Design books (recent)
 ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Fazio, Tom. 2000. Golf Course Designs. 192, A-i - A-viii, 201-203 pp. New York, New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
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