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Author Affiliation:Speaker, Writer, and Publisher, Co-Author, Links Golf: The Inside Story, and The Sandbelt: Melbourne's Golfing Heaven, and Member, Huntingdale, The National Golf Clubs, Melbourne, Australia, Tillinghast Society, and Golf Society of Australia
Monograph Title:Golf Architecture: A Worldwide Perspective -- Volume One, 2003.
Volume Editors:Daley, Paul
Publishing Information:Gretna, Louisiana: Pelican Publishing Company, Inc.
# of Pages:255
Collation:xiii, 239, [3] pp.
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Evaluative Review:Appears in Golf Architecture, Issue 6, 2003, p. 80, by Neil Crafter.
Appears in Journal: The Journal of the Shivas Irons Society, May 2004, Vol. 1, p. 54-61, by Bradley S. Klein
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Keywords:TIC Keywords: Golf course design; Golf course architects; Course profile; Golf courses
Abstract/Contents:Includes: Acknowledgements; Introduction; What is Golf Architecture?; Golf Architecture: An Artistic Endeavour or a Feat of Engineering?; A Sense of Place in Course Design; More Affordable Golf Courses in the Twenty-First Century; Are Egos Ruining the Golf Business?; By Accident or Design?; Reality Check: the Art, the Science and the Permits; Japanese Golf Courses: a Brief Overview; Land-Based Design and the Modern Aesthetic; The Evolution of Golf Course Design; The History, Theory and Folly of Roughs; Lessons from St. Andrews; Penal Strategic and Heroic Design Redefined; Techonology and the Game of Golf; Re-Designing the Glass Ceiling; Designing in the Field; Alister Mackenzie's Inspired Use of Ground Contours; The Value of Pitch and Putt Courses; Stop Making Sense!; Rock Rolls Into Golf Design; Immaculate Perfection; Updating Old Courses: Restoration or Renovation?; Learning from Donald Ross; The Rhythm of Layout at Lahinch; Splendour in the Grass; Does It Tempt?; Democratic Strategic Design; Restoration at Bethpage Black; Creating the Strategic Tee-Shot; Putting the Terrain to Work at Maple Country Club; The Most Beautiful Course in the World; An Innovation in Links Style Bunkering; Institutionalised Fraud: Prostituting the Royal and Ancient Game; An Overview of the Reverse Old Course, St. Andrews; Never Mind the Quality, Feel the Length; Meaningful Selection and Placement of Hazards; Great Design: Getting the Balance Right; Mackenzie's Thirteen Point Prescription and Its Relevance Today; Protecting the Old and Inspiring the New On-Line; Changes to the Melbourne Sandbelt Courses; Disorientating the Golfer: Providing a Constantly Changing Vista; Reversing the Reward; Endnotes; Picture Credits; Glossary; Contributors; and Index.
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Golf courses -- Design and construction; Golf courses -- Design; Golf courses; Golf courses -- Maintenance; Landscape architecture
See Also:See also the 43 TGIF records for the chapters; Search as MCODE=GAWP1 in Power Search or: see records related to GAWP1
See Also:See also Volume 2, 2003, R=98353. R=98353

See also Volume 3, 2005, R=122760. R=122760

See also Volume 4, 2008, R=138301. R=138301

See also Volume 5, 2009, R=154301. R=154301

See also Volume 6, 2013, R=256249. R=256249

See also Volume 7, 2019, R=310033. R=310033

See also related article "Now and then: A review essay of four books on golf course design" Journal: The Journal of the Shivas Irons Society, vol. 1 May 2004, p. 54-61, R=165627. R=165627
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Note:Also published in Australia as: Glen Waverley Victoria: Full Swing Golf Pub and in the UK as London: Aurum
Includes "Foreword" by Geoffrey S. Cornish, Fiddlers Green, Amherst Massachusetts, USA; pp. vii-viii
Hole layouts
Course 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 unique five-volume set on golf course architecture that brings together the diverse philosophies and opinions of 45 (volume 1), 54 (volume 2), 48 (volume 3), 43 (volume 4) and 30 (volume 5) authors from around the world who are active in golf course architecture, are active in golf writing, and/or are dedicated golfers. The volumes are well illustrated. There is a small glossary and short resume of each author in the back of each book." p. 441
Beard Section Heading:Specialty turfgrass books/monographs: Architecture and planning of turfgrass facilities
Annotation from
Golf Course Design,
by Geoffrey S. Cornish and Michael J. Hurdzan:
"An attractive horizontal format book filled with valuable thought-provoking essays on every facet of course design from designers around the world, illustrated with stunning color photography and characterized by elegant design and high quality workmanship. Volume Two, published in 2003, is equally comprehensive and enlightening. G.S. Cornish and D.W. Steel provide Forewords for Volumes I and II, respectively. Volume III published in 2005 with Foreword by Bill Coore, concludes this impressive trilogy." p. 61
Cornish & Hurdzan Ratings:F2; D5; C2; M2; H4; P3
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
2003. Golf Architecture: A Worldwide Perspective -- Volume One. Daley, Paul (ed.) xiii, 239, [3] pp. Gretna, Louisiana: Pelican Publishing Company, Inc.
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