Ben Hogan's Five Lessons: The Modern Fundamentals of Golf

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Simon and Schuster, Sep 20, 1985 - Sports & Recreation - 127 pages
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A timeless classic with nearly one million copies in print, Ben Hogan’s Five Lessons outlines the building blocks of winning golf from one of the all-time masters of the sport—fully illustrated with drawings and diagrams to improve your game instantly.

Ben Hogan, one of the greatest golfers in the history of the sport, believed that any golfer with average coordination can learn to break eighty—if one applies oneself patiently and intelligently. With the techniques revealed in this classic book, you can learn how to make your game work from tee to green, step-by-step and stroke by stroke.

In each chapter, a different experience-tested fundamental is explained and demonstrated with clear illustrations—as though Hogan were giving you a personal lesson with the same skill and precision that made him a legend. Whether you’re a novice player or an experienced pro, Ben Hogan’s Five Lessons is a must-have reference for anyone who knows that fundamentals are where champions begin.

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Great Book!

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Loved this book and took my collegiate golf game to the next level! Also alongside this a friend told me about this golf fitness program and have lost 20 lbs and gain 10 yards on my driver. Heres the link to the program * Read full review

Simple Instructions

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Well written book easy instructions and plenty of encouragement from the author. I havent read the book all the way through yet but am anxious to finish it. As tough as golf is this book really simplifies and explains instructions in a detailed mannor that makes sense. Read full review


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Herbert Warren Wind has been called "the best golf writer in captivity." His works include Thirty Years of Championship Golf (with Gene Sarazen), The Story of American Golf, and The Complete Golfer.

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