9781733591140-1733591141-Golf Architecture: Economy in Course Construction and Green-Keeping

Golf Architecture: Economy in Course Construction and Green-Keeping

ISBN-13: 9781733591140
ISBN-10: 1733591141
Author: MacKenzie, Alister
Publication date: 2019
Publisher: Coventry House Publishing
Format: Paperback 102 pages
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ISBN-13: 9781733591140
ISBN-10: 1733591141
Author: MacKenzie, Alister
Publication date: 2019
Publisher: Coventry House Publishing
Format: Paperback 102 pages

Summary

Acknowledged authors MacKenzie, Alister wrote Golf Architecture: Economy in Course Construction and Green-Keeping comprising 102 pages back in 2019. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1733591141 and 9781733591140. Since then Golf Architecture: Economy in Course Construction and Green-Keeping textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $ 2.90 or rent at the marketplace.

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In Golf Architecture, famed architect Dr. Alister MacKenzie details the strict methods and philosophies that led him to design such world-renowned masterpieces as Augusta National, Cypress Point, and Royal Melbourne. Written in 1920 during the height of his career, Golf Architecture provides rare insight into Dr. MacKenzie's timeless design strategies and unrelenting pursuit of perfection.

Inside this classic of golf literature, MacKenzie details the essential features of an ideal golf course and provides insight on the proper methods of greenkeeping and design. Along with his first-hand narrative and an introduction by H.S. Colt, twenty-two of MacKenzie’s original photos and sketches have been included, ensuring that every element of the first edition has been carefully preserved.

Golf Architecture includes:
• Characteristics of a Golf Architect
• Psychology of Design
• Deciding Where to Build
• The Design Process
• Utilizing Natural Features
• The Importance of Beauty
• The Object of Hazards
• Greens and Greenkeeping
• The Construction Process
• The Future of Golf Architecture

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