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

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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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