Natural Turf for Sport and Amenity: Science and Practice by W. A. Adams, J. R. Gibbs | | 9780851987200 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Natural Turf for Sport and Amenity: Science and Practice

Natural Turf for Sport and Amenity: Science and Practice

by W. A. Adams, J. R. Gibbs
     
 

ISBN-10: 0851987206

ISBN-13: 9780851987200

Pub. Date: 03/01/1994

Publisher: CAB International North America

This book describes our current knowledge of soils and turfgrass science as applied to the design, production and management of natural turf. The first five chapters cover general principles while further chapters apply these to specific contexts. These include golf courses and bowling greens, soccer, rugby and cricket fields as well as tennis courts, and horse

Overview

This book describes our current knowledge of soils and turfgrass science as applied to the design, production and management of natural turf. The first five chapters cover general principles while further chapters apply these to specific contexts. These include golf courses and bowling greens, soccer, rugby and cricket fields as well as tennis courts, and horse racing tracks. There are also chapters on amenity grass and warm-season turfgrass. The book is aimed at students taking courses in turf science and sportsground management, amenity horticulture, and landscape and recreation provision and management. It will also be a standard reference work for practitioners working in sportsground management or related subjects such as landscape architecture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780851987200
Publisher:
CAB International North America
Publication date:
03/01/1994
Series:
CABI Series
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.75(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword, John Shildrick

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