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Material Type:Booklet
Monographic Author(s):Cornish, Geoffrey S.; Robinson, William G.
Monograph Title:Golf Course Design: An Introduction, 197X.
# of Pages:20
Publishing Information:Amherst, Massachusetts: Fiddler's Green
Collation:20 pp.
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Golf course design; Aesthetic values; Golf course maintenance; Penal design; Strategic design; Tree placement; Golf courses in the environment; Planning
Abstract/Contents:Includes: The Golf Triangle; Design for Play; Trees and Golf; Design for Maintenance; Design for Eye Appeal; Principles of Art and Golf; Planning; Golf Courses and Our Environment; and What Makes the Golf Course Outstanding.
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Subject Headings:
Golf courses -- Design and construction; Golf-links -- Construction and care
Note:Also "Reprinted in 1979" and distributed by National Golf Foundation
Also reprinted and distributed by GCSAA, date unknown
Line drawings
Hole diagrams
Annotation from Turfgrass History and Literature: Lawns, Sports, and Golf, by James B Beard, Harriet J. Beard and James C Beard:"A small booklet outlining the basics of golf course design and planning. It is extensively illustrated by Mr. William G. Robinson." p. 439
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:
"An illustrated primer on course design and how it influences play, eye appeal and maintenance." p. 59
Cornish & Hurdzan Ratings:D5
See Also:Other items relating to: DESIGN
Quotable quotes"In course design there are three major considerations. These are golf itself, eye appeal, and future maintenance."
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Cornish, Geoffrey S. 197X. Golf Course Design: An Introduction. 20 pp. Amherst, Massachusetts: Fiddler's Green.
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