Uneven Lies: The Heroic Story of African-Americans in Golf by Pete McDaniel, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Uneven Lies: The Heroic Story of African-Americans in Golf

Uneven Lies: The Heroic Story of African-Americans in Golf

by Pete McDaniel
     
 

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A fast-moving heart-warming narrative on the history of African-Americans in golf. Beginning with the 1896 U.S. Open where blacks first played in national competition, to the invention of the golf tee by an African-American dentist in 1899, to the early clubs and facilities open to people of color, to the service roles that served as an introduction to the game.

Overview

A fast-moving heart-warming narrative on the history of African-Americans in golf. Beginning with the 1896 U.S. Open where blacks first played in national competition, to the invention of the golf tee by an African-American dentist in 1899, to the early clubs and facilities open to people of color, to the service roles that served as an introduction to the game. And much, much more.

Editorial Reviews

Clifton F. Brown
Diligently researched . . . McDaniel leaves few stones unturned in documenting the legacy of blacks in golf despite the discrimination that accompanied their journey.
New York Times Book Review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781888531367
Publisher:
American Golfer, The
Publication date:
07/28/2000
Pages:
167
Product dimensions:
9.39(w) x 12.36(h) x 0.83(d)

Meet the Author

McDaniel is an award-winning senior writer at Golf World magazine.

Woods is the most recognized sports figure in the workd, golf's greatest living player.

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