500 Years of Golf Balls: History & Collector's Guide
The first book to cover the complete history of the golf ball, with classifications, descriptions, and prices for old and new balls. Features a reprint of John Stuart Martin's The Curious History of the Golf Ball, and documents additional changes the balls and the game have made over the last thirty years. Provides tips for golfers on the effects of these changes on their game.
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Foreword by Charles Chick Evans
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