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Fore! Play: The Last American Male Takes up Golf
Title : Fore! Play: The Last American Male Takes up Golf
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ISBN : 9780446678476
Language : English
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 240

Bill Geist, who had never picked up a club before, sets off determined to learn the game and to uncover what accounts for America's infatuation with this "royal and ancient" sport. Geist's unique approach provides uproarious insight into the nuances of the game that will ring true for any golf lover.


Fore! Play: The Last American Male Takes up Golf Reviews

  • Steve

    Not a bad bookI am a fan of Bill Geist's weekly segment of CBS Sunday Morning, which was part of the reason I picked up this book. I've also lived the frustrations that somehow find every amateur golfer, ranging from the "on-the course" frustrations with triple and quadruple bogeys to serpentine treks to each hole, to the expense and arrogance found in just trying to play a good round of golf. Geist takes pot shots at the entire golf process, sarcasticly lampooning the golf show conventions with [...]

  • Dan

    Bill Geist humorously portrays the agony and the struggles of "Everyman's" attempts to enter the world of golf. The laughter helps to ease the psychological and psychic pain of trying to learn how to transform yourself onto a golfer. The pain and personal embarrassment remain yet we can now laugh with the knowledge that we are not alone with our 40 + Handicaps.Thanks Bill.Dan

  • The Reading

    LOVE Bill Geist!

  • Rita

    You don't have to be a golfer to enjoy this book. This guy is funny! I'm giving this to my golfer son for Christmas.