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A keen observer of the game, Wind's writing explores character and setting as much as the game itself, with descriptions of his favorite courses, players, and tournaments. Highlights include:
- Wind's thoughtful piece on the 50th Anniversary Master's Tournament
- A thrilling account of Ken Venturi's win in the '64 US Open after a legendary comeback
- Detailed stories on modern champions and celebrated players of the past
- Paeans to the world's great courses like Augusta National and the Royal Dornoch
- A touching eulogy for Bing Crosby from 1977, celebrating the singer's contributions to the game
A delightful read for long-time fans and newcomers alike, Herbert Wind's Following Through is a shining example of sports writing at its absolute best.
Publisher:Echo Point Books & Media; Reprint ed. edition (March 18, 2016)
Item Weight:1.27 pounds
Dimensions:6 x 0.88 x 9 inches
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