The Majors: In Pursuit of Golf's Holy Grail

Paperback | May 1, 2000

byJohn Feinstein

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WHAT DOES IT TAKE to win a major championship and reach the absolute pinnacle of golf? Through a season of the four tournaments -- the Masters, the U.S. Open, the British Open, and the PGA Championship -- known collectively as the majors, John Feinstein takes us where the television cameras never go, both off the links and "inside the ropes", as he reveals the special challenges and rituals, the frustrations and exhilaration, that mark the lives and careers of the world's greatest golfers.

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Golf fans will greatly appreciate this paperback about the challenges faced by professional players as they embark on the PGA tour. Popular sportswriter John Feinstein returns to the turf he first described in his best-selling A Good Walk Spoiled in this sequel -The Majors: In Pursuit of Golf's Holy Grail. Feinstein approaches his ...

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WHAT DOES IT TAKE to win a major championship and reach the absolute pinnacle of golf? Through a season of the four tournaments -- the Masters, the U.S. Open, the British Open, and the PGA Championship -- known collectively as the majors, John Feinstein takes us where the television cameras never go, both off the links and "inside the ...

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WHAT DOES IT TAKE to win a major championship and reach the absolute pinnacle of golf? Through a season of the four tournaments -- the Masters, the U.S. Open, the British Open, and the PGA Championship -- known collectively as the majors, John Feinstein takes us where the television cameras never go, both off the links and "inside the ...

John Feinstein is an American sportswriter and commentator. He is a columnist for the Washington Post, an author, is a guest commentator on NPR, and does color commentary for United States Naval Academy football games. He is also a frequent contributor to The Tony Kornheiser Show. During a radio broadcast of the football game between t...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:496 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 1 inPublished:May 1, 2000Publisher:Little, Brown And CompanyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0316277959

ISBN - 13:9780316277952

Appropriate for ages: 13 - 13

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Golf fans will greatly appreciate this paperback about the challenges faced by professional players as they embark on the PGA tour. Popular sportswriter John Feinstein returns to the turf he first described in his best-selling A Good Walk Spoiled in this sequel -The Majors: In Pursuit of Golf's Holy Grail. Feinstein approaches his subject matter with an enthusiasm garnering praise from the Washington Post. The New York Times Book Review also lauded Feinstein for giving readers a rare glimpse into the personal lives of professional golfers.

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"The ultimate insider's account....Feinstein examines the hearts and minds of the best players in the world to find what it takes to win the game's most prestigious events". -- Golf Tips