Alliss' 19th Hole
Trivial Delights from the World of Golf
Alliss' 19th Hole by Peter Alliss
Book DescriptionFollowing in the tradition of sport trivia successes like Motson's National Obsession, MacWilliam's 19th Hole is an authoritative, engaging and charming collection of facts, stats, lists and strange-but-true stories for golf fans everywhere. What are the toughest holes in the world and why? What is the relation between golf and the Roman game of paganica? Why is a bogey called a bogey? What grips do the world's greats use? Questions like these and more are answered with the wit and style associated with an Arcane title. Complete with over 20 black and white illustrations, MacWilliam's 19th Hole is the perfect gift for the golfer in your life.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781860746239
(185mm x 115mm x mm)
Imprint: Sanctuary Publishing Ltd
Publisher: Sanctuary Publishing Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Aug-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Author Biography - Peter Alliss
Rab MacWilliam worked as an editor and publisher in book publishing for over twenty-five years before forming his own sports writing and packaging company, Sport and Leisure Books Ltd. He is the author of several books, including Who's Who in World Golf. It once took him ten minutes to attempt to extricate myself from a bunker at Royal Dornoch. He climbed out, leavng the ball where it was, and he hasn't seen it since. An exiled Highlander, he lives in North London.
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