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Your Short Game Solution: Mastering the Finesse Game from 120 Yards and In by James Sieckmann

Excellent guide to short game shots around the green.

boogielicious

Pros: Simple easy swing approach to short and long wedge approach shots.

Cons: None really.

I picked up this book after it was posting for discussion in the Reading Room section of The Sand Trap.  James Sieckmann is a former PGA Pro who turned to coaching.  His methods were developed after analyzing great short game players like Seve Ballesteros,Corey Pavin, and Raymond Floyd on video.  He spent countless hours going over the swing for short game shots and determined...
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Very Original Look at Improving One's Game
Very Original Look at Improving One's Game

Lowest Score Wins (Barzeski/Wedzik)

Pros: Original concepts - separation value, decision maps, etc.; comprehensive without being too wordy; references to websites for further reading

Cons: Could use some illustrations in Section 2; lack of discussion about technique; Price point a bit high?

My favorite golf book of all time!
My favorite golf book of all time!

The Match

Pros: Entertaining quick read.

Cons: Leaves you wanting a little more.

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The Passion of Tiger Woods: An Anthropologist Reports on Golf, Race, and Celebrity Scandal by Orin Starn

The Passion of Tiger Woods: An Anthropologist Reports on Golf, Race, and Celebrity Scandal by Orin Starn

“    The Passion of Tiger Woods An Anthropologist Reports on Golf, Race, and Celebrity Scandal By Orin Starn Duke University Press, Durham 2011   The book title is word play on the old Christ Crucified story (a good man wronged) and this distinguished academic and popular author tells us all there is to know about Mr. Woods, or at least all he can find to read.  Of...” --joekelly

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Your Short Game Solution: Mastering the Finesse Game from 120 Yards and In by James Sieckmann

Your Short Game Solution: Mastering the Finesse Game from 120 Yards and In by James Sieckmann

“I picked up this book after it was posting for discussion in the Reading Room section of The Sand Trap.  James Sieckmann is a former PGA Pro who turned to coaching.  His methods were developed after analyzing great short game players like Seve Ballesteros,Corey Pavin, and Raymond Floyd on video.  He spent countless hours going over the swing for short game shots and determined...” --boogielicious

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Dave Stockton - Unconscious Scoring: Dave Stockton's Guide to Saving Shots Around the Green

Dave Stockton - Unconscious Scoring: Dave Stockton's Guide to Saving Shots Around the Green

“I've read Dave Stockton's Unconscious Putting and use a lot of the set up he suggested from that book, so I was eager to see if his short game technique.  The book is a fairly easy read.  I did find my self re-reading sections on set up, as they were a bit confusing at first.  But after a quick review, they are straight forward.  I am not posting any pictures...” --boogielicious

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 The Match

The Match

“This is a must read for every golf fanatic and golf historian.  I would have given just about anything to take this story in as it happened, however Frost paints a wonderful picture with his words that is the next best thing.  The back story of The Match and the connivery of how it came to be is incredibly fascinating.  Never again will we see such an event between the ranks of...” --cipher

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Golf Rules Explained

Golf Rules Explained

“ Easy read for golf rules.  It doesn't include all the decisions. ” --boogielicious

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Finish to the Sky - The Golf Swing Moe Norman Taught Me: Golf Knowledge Was His Gift to Me.

Finish to the Sky - The Golf Swing Moe Norman Taught Me: Golf Knowledge Was His Gift to Me.

Finish to the Sky brings the special golf relationship between Moe Norman and Greg Lavern to life. This allows the reader to join us while Moe developed my golf swing to his own likeness Moe Norman style. My book has made possible the proper direction from set-up to finish based on the true Moe Norman golf swing Moe won all his tournaments with which he passed on to myself. I have included...

Power Golf

Power Golf

"There is no such individual as a born golfer. Some have more natural ability than others, but they’ve all been made."—Ben HoganConsidered one of the greatest golfers in the history of the game, Ben Hogan is still noted for the phenomenal power of his swing and his unbeatable ability as a ball striker. He is also known for his dedication to practice and his belief that any...

Booklegger Phil Mickelson Secrets Of The Short Game Instructional Book

Booklegger Phil Mickelson Secrets Of The Short Game Instructional Book

Booklegger Phil Mickelson Secrets Of The Short Game Golf writers and broadcasters have run out of words to describe Phil Mickelsons brilliance around the greens, but the question remains - how does he do it? You can read for yourself now in the Booklegger Phil Mickelson Secrets Of The Short Game, which will be his first-and-only-short-game instructional book. Phils short-game instruction...

The Confidential Guide to Golf Courses

The Confidential Guide to Golf Courses

Large format hardcover in jacket, book is as new looks unread jacket shows some light sunfade to edges of the front cover.

 Hogan s Five Lessons

Hogan s Five Lessons

“ I read the chapter about the grip one every month, so I don't get into bad habits during my rangesessions. The layout of the pages could be better to make reading a bit easier, but the pictures are really great and enhance the understanding of the descriptions.   Should buy for every golfer, IMHO... ” --mihi4

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