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Author: Henry Beard
One of the funniest books ever published on its subject Golfing, is back. And better than ever. Now an avid golfer, Henry Beard brings the same passion for improvement to writing about golf as he does to playing it, and he's both added new definitions and rewritten many others. Like Whiff - "Familiar term widely misused to describe particularly ...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780761123705
ISBN-10: 0761123709
Publication Date: 4/1/2001
Pages: 304
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.

4.2 stars, based on 3 ratings
Publisher: Workman Publishing Company
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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Cute and funny for the golfer.
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Hook. Slice, Whiff, and The Importance of Reading A Lie

A lexicon bringing new meaning to the pursuit of par.

Ace: A ball hit directly from the tee into the hole on a single shot by a golfer playing alone.
Fairway: A narrow strip of mown grass that separates two groups of golfers looking for lost balls in the rough.
Sand Trap: A deep depression filled with sand filled with golfers in a deep depression.
19th Hole: The only hole on which golfers do not complain about the number of shots they took.
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