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The Resource The wisdom of Harvey Penick : lessons and thoughts from the collected writings of golf's best-loved teacher, Harvey Penick with Bud Shrake

The wisdom of Harvey Penick : lessons and thoughts from the collected writings of golf's best-loved teacher, Harvey Penick with Bud Shrake

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The wisdom of Harvey Penick : lessons and thoughts from the collected writings of golf's best-loved teacher
Title
The wisdom of Harvey Penick
Title remainder
lessons and thoughts from the collected writings of golf's best-loved teacher
Statement of responsibility
Harvey Penick with Bud Shrake
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV965
LC item number
.P4143 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The wisdom of Harvey Penick : lessons and thoughts from the collected writings of golf's best-loved teacher, Harvey Penick with Bud Shrake
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Part I. from Harvey Penick's Little Red Book: Introductions -- My Little Red Book -- Golf Medicine -- Looking Up --Hand Position -- The Three Most Important Clubs -- The Grip --The Waggle --Holding the Club --The Easiest Lesson -- Palm Reading -- Starting Young -- Hole Them All -- Learning Around the Cup -- Do You Need Help? -- Take Dead Aim -- Beware -- How to Knock -- Five Strokes Off Your Game --Reassurance -- The Practice Swing -- The Average Golfer -- How to Tell Where You're Aimed -- Seasoned Citizens -- The Left Heel --Backspin -- Heavy Clubs -- The Wrist Cock --Hit a Full Approach -- Bunker Play -- Don't Relax -- Positive Thinking -- Psychology -- Stay Behind the Ball -- Hitting From the Top -- The Slow-Motion Drill -- Ball Position -- Swing the Bucket -- The Weed CutterPlacing Your FeetThe Turn -- Instant Humility -- Maxims -- The Mythical Perfect Swing --The Magic Move -- How to Practice the Full Swing -- Warming Up in a Hurry -- Chipping -- Putting -- The Dreaded Four-Footer -- The Shank Shot -- Why I Decided to Become a Teacher -- The Stance --A Very Bad Habit -- The First-Time Student -- Kids and Carts -- A Story by Helen -- Learning --Ben Hogan -- The Sexes -- A Practice Rule -- Hooking and Slicing -- Long and Short -- Chip or Pitch? -- Preparing fora Big Match -- Playing in the Wind -- Titanic Thompson -- A Life in Golf
  • Part II. from And If You Play Golf, You're My Friend: My Son-in-Law's First Lesson --Teaching Billy -- A Value of Knowledge --The Lawyer -- God Knows -- In the Mind's Eye -- Flavor that Lasts -- A Story by Helen -- An Irony -- The First Choice -- A Strange World -- Look Here First -- Higher Aspects -- A Method for Madness -- A Distinction -- From the Fringe -- The Lay Up -- Tommy Wins the Open -- A Story by Christy Kite -- Make Up Your Mind --The California Woman -- The Judge -- Keep It Moving -- The True Way -- A Special Club -- A Golfer's Prayer -- Give Luck a Chance -- A Teacher's Guide -- Wilmer's Woes --The Champion -- Practice It First -- Wrongheaded Husbands --Children -- Hit It Hard -- How to Stop the Bleeding --The Dashing Demaret -- Wasting Your Time -- Fate Takes a Hand -- What Do You Look At? -- Telephone Lesson -- A Future in Golf -- Playing Hurt -- The Feeling of Far -- My First Lesson -- Timing -- Time to Move -- The Downhill Lie -- Haunted -- Hogan Whiffs It -- Where Is He? -- Game of Honor
  • Part III. from For All Who Love the Game: Lessons in the afternoon -- A Practice Procedure --The Card Table -- Under and Under -- A Fundamental -- What's Your Hurry? -- A Golf Tip -- The Vital Long Chip Shot -- A Matter of Touch -- Steady Head -- Be Yourself -- My Banquet Speech -- An Outlook on Putting -- Refresh Yourself --The Basic Shot -- Learning --The Left Wrist -- Women's Grips -- Post It --Universal Advice -- When to Offer Golf Advice to Your Spouse -- Perceptions -- Another Reason to Clip the Tee -- Exercise -- Listen to the Swish -- Alignment -- But We're Not Robots -- Home -- Compliment from the Haig -- Checking Ball Position -- Remembering Babe -- Know Your Own Game -- Howdy Do -- Playing Pregnant -- Patty's First Time
  • Part IV. from The Game for a Lifetime: Foreword -- The Dreamer Sees the Real Thing -- Keeping the Edge -- Leaping Lucifer --The Barbed Wire Line -- Crushed by Crunch -- Rock Solid Putting --To the Finish -- A Good Day at Cherry Hills -- Ezar the Wizard -- Practice? What's That? -- Short Game Touch -- Yoga -- I Wonder Why -- Pick It Up -- The Great One's Tricks -- Jones's Rules and One More --Luck -- A Word from the Wise -- Waxo's Puzzle -- Walter's Way -- Forty More Yards for Bobby -- Be Mindful -- Three Most Common Faults -- Practice It First -- Treat the Easy Ones with Respect -- Bibb's Cure for Lungers -- You're On Your Own -- Hit the Can -- Saving the Cow -- Jimmy Would Have Changed His Grip -- Look Again -- Strike a Match -- Not Quite Gentlemen -- Salute from a Friend -- Willie the Weeper -- Too Far Forward -- Solid -- Check Your Hips -- Who Is Talking Here? -- Use a Tee -- Brownie -- For the Tall Player --Thoughts on Taking Dead Aim -- The "I" in Maxfli -- The Masters Champion -- Helen -- Epilogue -- Picture credits
Control code
37269550
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
345 p.
Isbn
9780684845081
Lccn
97028126
Note
Library's copy 1 and 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. Hardbound with dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
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(OCoLC)37269550
Label
The wisdom of Harvey Penick : lessons and thoughts from the collected writings of golf's best-loved teacher, Harvey Penick with Bud Shrake
Publication
Contents
  • Part I. from Harvey Penick's Little Red Book: Introductions -- My Little Red Book -- Golf Medicine -- Looking Up --Hand Position -- The Three Most Important Clubs -- The Grip --The Waggle --Holding the Club --The Easiest Lesson -- Palm Reading -- Starting Young -- Hole Them All -- Learning Around the Cup -- Do You Need Help? -- Take Dead Aim -- Beware -- How to Knock -- Five Strokes Off Your Game --Reassurance -- The Practice Swing -- The Average Golfer -- How to Tell Where You're Aimed -- Seasoned Citizens -- The Left Heel --Backspin -- Heavy Clubs -- The Wrist Cock --Hit a Full Approach -- Bunker Play -- Don't Relax -- Positive Thinking -- Psychology -- Stay Behind the Ball -- Hitting From the Top -- The Slow-Motion Drill -- Ball Position -- Swing the Bucket -- The Weed CutterPlacing Your FeetThe Turn -- Instant Humility -- Maxims -- The Mythical Perfect Swing --The Magic Move -- How to Practice the Full Swing -- Warming Up in a Hurry -- Chipping -- Putting -- The Dreaded Four-Footer -- The Shank Shot -- Why I Decided to Become a Teacher -- The Stance --A Very Bad Habit -- The First-Time Student -- Kids and Carts -- A Story by Helen -- Learning --Ben Hogan -- The Sexes -- A Practice Rule -- Hooking and Slicing -- Long and Short -- Chip or Pitch? -- Preparing fora Big Match -- Playing in the Wind -- Titanic Thompson -- A Life in Golf
  • Part II. from And If You Play Golf, You're My Friend: My Son-in-Law's First Lesson --Teaching Billy -- A Value of Knowledge --The Lawyer -- God Knows -- In the Mind's Eye -- Flavor that Lasts -- A Story by Helen -- An Irony -- The First Choice -- A Strange World -- Look Here First -- Higher Aspects -- A Method for Madness -- A Distinction -- From the Fringe -- The Lay Up -- Tommy Wins the Open -- A Story by Christy Kite -- Make Up Your Mind --The California Woman -- The Judge -- Keep It Moving -- The True Way -- A Special Club -- A Golfer's Prayer -- Give Luck a Chance -- A Teacher's Guide -- Wilmer's Woes --The Champion -- Practice It First -- Wrongheaded Husbands --Children -- Hit It Hard -- How to Stop the Bleeding --The Dashing Demaret -- Wasting Your Time -- Fate Takes a Hand -- What Do You Look At? -- Telephone Lesson -- A Future in Golf -- Playing Hurt -- The Feeling of Far -- My First Lesson -- Timing -- Time to Move -- The Downhill Lie -- Haunted -- Hogan Whiffs It -- Where Is He? -- Game of Honor
  • Part III. from For All Who Love the Game: Lessons in the afternoon -- A Practice Procedure --The Card Table -- Under and Under -- A Fundamental -- What's Your Hurry? -- A Golf Tip -- The Vital Long Chip Shot -- A Matter of Touch -- Steady Head -- Be Yourself -- My Banquet Speech -- An Outlook on Putting -- Refresh Yourself --The Basic Shot -- Learning --The Left Wrist -- Women's Grips -- Post It --Universal Advice -- When to Offer Golf Advice to Your Spouse -- Perceptions -- Another Reason to Clip the Tee -- Exercise -- Listen to the Swish -- Alignment -- But We're Not Robots -- Home -- Compliment from the Haig -- Checking Ball Position -- Remembering Babe -- Know Your Own Game -- Howdy Do -- Playing Pregnant -- Patty's First Time
  • Part IV. from The Game for a Lifetime: Foreword -- The Dreamer Sees the Real Thing -- Keeping the Edge -- Leaping Lucifer --The Barbed Wire Line -- Crushed by Crunch -- Rock Solid Putting --To the Finish -- A Good Day at Cherry Hills -- Ezar the Wizard -- Practice? What's That? -- Short Game Touch -- Yoga -- I Wonder Why -- Pick It Up -- The Great One's Tricks -- Jones's Rules and One More --Luck -- A Word from the Wise -- Waxo's Puzzle -- Walter's Way -- Forty More Yards for Bobby -- Be Mindful -- Three Most Common Faults -- Practice It First -- Treat the Easy Ones with Respect -- Bibb's Cure for Lungers -- You're On Your Own -- Hit the Can -- Saving the Cow -- Jimmy Would Have Changed His Grip -- Look Again -- Strike a Match -- Not Quite Gentlemen -- Salute from a Friend -- Willie the Weeper -- Too Far Forward -- Solid -- Check Your Hips -- Who Is Talking Here? -- Use a Tee -- Brownie -- For the Tall Player --Thoughts on Taking Dead Aim -- The "I" in Maxfli -- The Masters Champion -- Helen -- Epilogue -- Picture credits
Control code
37269550
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
345 p.
Isbn
9780684845081
Lccn
97028126
Note
Library's copy 1 and 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. Hardbound with dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)37269550

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