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Of bringing professional sport to the sphere of the average man Arnold Palmer Dow Finsterwald Wlater Hagan and others populate this intriguing classic candid view from the first t. Charming enough collection of golfing anecdotes and bonhomie but lacks a cohesive narrative to make it readable
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Plimpton will interest even the man who can't tell a pitching wedge from a putter This is really a book about a kind of madness with rules and anyone can appreciate the appeal of. silent-order-omnibus-one-english-edition interest even the man who can't tell a pitching wedge from a putter This the-wretched-stone is really a book about a kind of madness with rules and anyone can appreciate the appeal of.
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That Newsweek THE BOGEY MAN remains arguably the funniest book on golf ever writtenGeorge Plimpton here joins the pro golf circuit for a month of self imposed torture in the name. This book deals with the psychology of golf especially the ways a struggling player thinks about the challenges of the game I am a new struggling player and so Plimpton s description of the golfer s body as a monstrous manned colossus poised high over the golf ball and his mind filled with an unsteady group of Japanese navymen speaks to mePlimpton editor of the tony Paris Review brought the New Journalism of Didion and Gay Talese into the world of sports His story of a month on the PGA tour is mainly a story of his own mind fitting since in what sport is one wrapped up in one s own thoughts and demons than in golf He tells us very little about the sport per se his climactic interview with Arnold Palmer is a study in what not to ask an athlete but volumes about the mental texture of whacking the ball around the course