Golf Course Architecture Design, Construction and Restoration

ISBN-10: 1886947015

ISBN-13: 9781886947016

Edition: 1996

Authors: Michael Hurdzan

List price: $85.00
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description:

what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Italian Grammar Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $85.00
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 1/15/1996
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 416
Size: 9.00" wide x 11.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 4.048
Language: English

MICHAEL J. HURDZAN, PhD, is a golf course architect based in Columbus, Ohio. He is the author of the bestselling book Golf Course Architecture: Design, Construction & Restoration (Wiley). He was the winner of the Golf Course Builders Association of America's 2002 Donald A. Rossi Award; Golf World magazine's 1997 Architect of the Year award; and The BoardRoom magazine's 1999 and 2001 selection for the same honor. Dr. Hurdzan has designed some of golf's most famous courses, including Devil's Pulpit and Devil's Paintbrush in Caledon, Ontario.

Introduction.
Theory.
What is Golf Course Architecture?
Basic Criteria.
Hazards.
Form and Function of Green Complexes.
Form Tee to Fairway.
Individual Golf Holes.
The Beautiful and the Ugly The Recreational Process of Golf.
The Ideal Golf Course Architect.
Practice.
The Site Feasibility Study.
The Design Process.
Use of Computers.
Economics of Course Construction.
Plans, Specifications, and Bidding.
Aspects of the Construction Sequence.
Tee, Green, and Bunker Construction.
Irrigation.
Seedbed Preparation and Planting.
Turfgrass Establishment and Maturation.
Improvement Plans and Renovation.
Golf and the Environment.
Postscript.
×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×