Full TGIF Record # 26127
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Material Type:Book
Monographic Author(s):Jones, Rees L.; Rando, Guy L.
Monograph Title:Golf Course Developments, 1974.
Volume Editors:Pick, Karin A.
Publishing Information:Washington, D.C.: ULI - the Urban Land Institute
# of Pages:105
Collation:105 pp.
Series:ULI - the Urban Land Institute Technical Bulletin 70
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Golf courses; Golf course design; Golf course construction; Circulation; Golf course development; Site factors; Membership relations
Abstract/Contents:Describes what a developer should know about the game of golf and what constitutes a regulation golf course as well as alternative layout types. Explains various layout configurations, discusses how and why each one has been incorporated into an existing development, and identifies site factors which must be considered before a golf course is laid out.
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Subject Headings:
Golf courses; Terrains de golf -- États-Unis; Terrains de golf
See Also:See also related book, Golf Course Development and Real Estate, 1994, R=29950. R=29950

See also related book, Golf Course Development in Residential Communities, 2001, R=83181. R=83181
Note:A photocopy of this book was converted into a microfilm in 1985 and 1986
Includes "Foreword" by Karin A. Pick, Project Editor; p. 1
Course layouts
Hole layouts
Pictures, color & b/w
Annotation from Turfgrass History and Literature: Lawns, Sports, and Golf, by James B Beard, Harriet J. Beard and James C Beard:"A small manual on golf course development oriented to real estate developers. Included are sections on site analysis, course design within a community development project, costs, construction, clubhouse, and membership. It is a unique book." p. 444
Beard Section Heading:Specialty turfgrass books/monographs: Architecture and planning of turfgrass facilities
Beard Scope of Content Note:Identified by James B Beard in Turfgrass History and Literature: Lawns, Sports, and Golf (2014) as containing chapter(s) or section(s) on turfgrass but addressing a broader array of subjects than just turfgrass.
Annotation from
Golf Course Design,
by Geoffrey S. Cornish and Michael J. Hurdzan:
"Options, alternatives and variations in site development, with construction methods, costs and analysis. When published in 1974, it was perhaps the first book devoted entirely to course design in nearly fifty years. A seminal and influential work, it was later updated by Philips, 1986 and Muirhead and Rando, 1994." p. 79
Cornish & Hurdzan Ratings:D3; C1; H2
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Jones, Rees L. 1974. Golf Course Developments. Pick, Karin A. (ed.) 105 pp. Washington, D.C.: ULI - the Urban Land Institute.
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Accession number: 991700
Accession number: 654586777    Note: Digital access
Accession number: 500735637
Accession number: 13715471    Note: Microfilm, 1986
Accession number: 16764353    Note: Microfilm, 1985
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