The Random History of Golf: Embarrassing Shanks & Outrageous Slices


This is the story of golf as it's never been told before. A dog-legged compilation of sports reports, spoof correspondence and reminiscences from pros, caddies, playing partners and armchair pundits: Mary Queen of Scots cheers herself up at the links at Leith following the murder of her husband Lord Darnley; Dwight D. Eisenhower's valet shoots the breeze as he clears up the Oval Office following a particularly gruelling Presidential putting practice session; Bob Hope's chauffeur experiments with some one-liners whilst waiting for his boss in the clubhouse car park; and John Daly's local bartender describes the unique skills of his best customer.

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ISBN:

9781853759383

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

128

Dimensions:

17cm x 11cm

RRP:

$14.99

Category:

Sport

Publisher:

Carlton Publishing Group

Published:

01 October 2015

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Justyn Barnes

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Aubrey Day

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