Synopses & Reviews
A companion volume to Abrams' hugely successful Planet Golf
, which Golf Magazine
called "absolutely superb, a stunning achievement," this gorgeous book features superb photographs and detailed reviews of more than 140 of America's finest golf courses, making it the most comprehensive directory ever published on the nation's outstanding layouts. Included are reviews of every Top 100 ranked course in the United States, according to Golf Digest
and Golf Magazine,
including Augusta National, Cypress Point, Pine Valley, Shinnecock Hills, Pebble Beach, Whistling Straits, Oakmont, the National, Winged Foot, Pacific Dunes, Bandon Dunes, Oakland Hills, Medinah, and many more.
Author Darius Oliver, a regular contributor to golf rating panels, visitedand#160;every course he reviews in this book and provides readers with a detailed ratings section that outlines the best, hardest, and most dramatic golf courses and golf holes in the country, as well as a unique Planet Golf World 100 ranking that selects the 100 finest courses on the planet and is sure to generate much interest and discussion.
This stunning calendar highlights 13 of the finest golf courses from around the world. Perfect for active and armchair golfers, it features a year's worth of John and Jeannine Henebry's lush photography in combination with text by Darius Oliver, one of the world's most authoritative voices on course design and architecture.
Sure to appeal to golfers of all ages and stagesand#8212;from active to armchairand#8212;this popular 16-month wall calendar highlights 13 of the most spectacular golf courses on the planet. Breathtaking photography paired with insightful commentary on course design and history make this calendar the next best thing to being there!
This spectacular calendar features photographs by David Scaletti, the world's leading golf course photographer. From the famous links of Great Britain to the hidden gems of Europe to the most breathtaking courses in North and Central America, Scaletti's stunning images make this calendar is a must have.
Based on Abrams' bestselling book Planet Golf, this amazing calendar highlights thirteen of the world's finest golf courses. Magnificent in scope, with photographs by world-renowned landscape photographer David Scaletti.
About the Author
A respected writer, course rater, and international golf consultant, Darius Oliver
is one of the game's best-traveled commentators and the world's most authoritative voice on course design and architecture. His previous book, Planet Golf,
was described by Greg Norman as "the finest, and most comprehensive, directory on golf courses I've ever seen."
Ben Crenshaw is a two-time Masters Tournament winner and now a noted course designer.