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Envy, laugh at and sympathize with our great golf hero

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Pros: Informative, easy and humorous, not expensive. Even the wife will read it.

Cons: Too few photos.

    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 course, Mr. Woods is not the common man and we may think that there is little ordinary about him, except during his sordid moments, which made him the laughing stock of the celebrity and media world.   Starn, in this short, 140 page, book investigates and covers the subject as a competent...
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