Golf's Golden Grind: The History of the Tour by Al Barkow 1974 First Edition Harcourt Brace Jovanovich

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Discover the fascinating history of the PGA Tour with Golf's Golden Grind: The History of the Tour by Al Barkow. Published in 1974, this first-edition book offers a rollicking, anecdotal account of golf's journey from its humble beginnings to the big-money sport it became by the mid-70s.

The author, Al Barkow, one of golf's best writers, brings the history to life with engaging stories and rich details.


  • Title: Golf Golden Grind: The History of the Tour
  • Publication Date: 1974
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
  • Format: Hardcover with Dust Jacket
  • Pages: 310
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0151908850
  • Dimensions: 9x6x1
  • Condition: Minor wear on the dust jacket (check photos for specifics)

Three Key Elements:

  1. This book provides a lively and entertaining history of the PGA Tour, full of engaging anecdotes.
  2. Trace the evolution of golf from its early days to the celebrity-filled, big-money sport of the 1970s.
  3.  Perfect for golf enthusiasts and collectors who appreciate the sport's rich history.

Immerse yourself in the colorful stories and learn how the PGA Tour grew into a major sporting event.

In Summation:

Golf's Golden Grind: The History of the Tour by Al Barkow is a must-have for any golf lover. This first-edition book offers a captivating and detailed look at the history of the PGA Tour. Add this engaging and informative book to your collection today!

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