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Bunkers, Pits & Other Hazards: A Guide to the Design, Maintenance, and Preservation of Golf's Essential Elements

Bunkers, Pits & Other Hazards: A Guide to the Design, Maintenance, and Preservation of Golf's Essential Elements

Forrest L. Richardson, Mark K. Fine

ISBN: 978-0-471-68367-4

Jan 2006

352 pages

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As every golfer knows, hazards are the heart and soul of the game. This single-source reference is ideal if you're charged with caring for or overseeing the improvement of a golf course. Authors, and golf course designers, Forrest Richardson and Mark Fine trace the history, planning, psychology, design, construction, and maintenance associated with all forms of hazards, providing a comprehensive catalog of the world's most famous hazards.

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FOREWORD vii

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS ix

PREFACE xi

CHAPTER 1 The Evolution of Hazards 1

CHAPTER 2 Types of Hazards 17

CHAPTER 3 Twenty Famous Hazards 41

CHAPTER 4 Philosophies of Legendary Architects 97

CHAPTER 5 Psychological Effects of Hazards 133
by Dr. Edward Sadalla

CHAPTER 6 Design & Strategy of Hazards 147

CHAPTER 7 Constructing Hazards 177

CHAPTER 8 Restoration & Maintenance of Hazards 205

CHAPTER 9 Opinions about Hazards 237

AFTERWORD 258

GLOSSARY 259

BIBLIOGRAPHY 293

RESOURCES 299

INDEX 303