Lines of Charm: Brilliant and Irreverent Quotes, Notes, and Anecdotes from Golf's Golden Age Architects
The designers of golf's ?arenas? traditionally shared their views in imaginative and humorous ways. No fraternity of architects was more charismatic, ... Show synopsis The designers of golf's ?arenas? traditionally shared their views in imaginative and humorous ways. No fraternity of architects was more charismatic, literate, or entertaining than the characters who elevated golf architecture from the turn of the twentieth century until the Depression years ended the Bobby Jones?inspired golf boom. The stories, quotes, and anecdotes in Lines of Charm reveal the brilliance of golf's most fascinating and diverse assortment of characters, those master architects from golf's Golden Age. Geoff Shackelford is one of golf's brilliant young writers. This, his fifth book, is his most unique project and wil both educate and entertain all who read it. Lines of Charm boasts a broad array of images, drawings, maps, and cartoons from the early part of the century?the time when golf exploded in America and around the world. Perfect for the serious golfer and historian and the casual weekend warrior.