Bunkers, Pits & Other Hazards: A Guide to the Design, Maintenance & Preservation of Golf's Essential Elements / Edition 1

Bunkers, Pits & Other Hazards: A Guide to the Design, Maintenance & Preservation of Golf's Essential Elements / Edition 1

by Forrest L. Richardson, Mark K. Fine
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471683671

ISBN-13: 9780471683674

Pub. Date: 01/23/2006

Publisher: Wiley

As every golfer knows, hazards are the heart and soul of the game. This single-source reference is ideal if you're charged with caring for or overseeing the improvement of a golf course. Authors, and golf course designers, Forrest Richardson and Mark Fine trace the history, planning, psychology, design, construction, and maintenance associated with all forms of

Overview

As every golfer knows, hazards are the heart and soul of the game. This single-source reference is ideal if you're charged with caring for or overseeing the improvement of a golf course. Authors, and golf course designers, Forrest Richardson and Mark Fine trace the history, planning, psychology, design, construction, and maintenance associated with all forms of hazards, providing a comprehensive catalog of the world's most famous hazards.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471683674
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/23/2006
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
7.38(w) x 9.58(h) x 0.88(d)

Table of Contents

FOREWORD vii

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS ix

PREFACE xi

CHAPTER 1 The Evolution of Hazards 1

CHAPTER 2 Types of Hazards 17

CHAPTER 3 Twenty Famous Hazards 41

CHAPTER 4 Philosophies of Legendary Architects 97

CHAPTER 5 Psychological Effects of Hazards 133
by Dr. Edward Sadalla

CHAPTER 6 Design & Strategy of Hazards 147

CHAPTER 7 Constructing Hazards 177

CHAPTER 8 Restoration & Maintenance of Hazards 205

CHAPTER 9 Opinions about Hazards 237

AFTERWORD 258

GLOSSARY 259

BIBLIOGRAPHY 293

RESOURCES 299

INDEX 303

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