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The Golf Course

Planning, design, construction and management, 1st Edition

By F.W. Hawtree


222 pages

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With the background information of the earlier chapters and the practical advice of the later ones, together with some useful appendices, this book will be of particular value to all those with responsibility for the smooth and coherent maintenance and development of a golf course. It is also fascinating for any golfer whose interest goes beyond just playing the game.


"…impeccably detailed…useful to golf professionals, head greenkeepers and club managers…highly recommended for all college and public libraries…marvellous reading." - Choice

"…a splendid insight into the philosophies and practicalities of golf course design…essential reading for those who intend to plan or alter old courses or new." - Chartered Surveryor Weekly

Table of Contents

Introduction. Philosophy. Planning. Design. Construction. Practical politics. Appendices. Index.

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