A perfect gift for all golf fans, 300 photos showcase Britain's rich history with the sport
This unique collection of photographs traces the development of British golf throughout a century in which legends were made, records established, and broken. It reveals the spectacular settings and scenery of the renowned golf courses where the game is played in the British Isles and catalogs the frustrations, elations, triumphs, and defeats of this absorbing and thrilling game. This book shows how each step was documented by press photographers who captured the essence of the game—and now you can join them on the fairway and view almost 300 unique images, many of which have laid unseen since they were first published in the newspapers and magazines of their day.
About the Author
Ammonite Press is a unique independent publisher of high-quality, picture-led books. PA Photos is the photography arm of the PA Group, which also owns the The Press Association, the UK’s national news agency. Established in the late 19th century, the PA has been capturing editorial photography for 140 years.