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More About This Title Golf Greens: History, Design, and Construction
* Provides highly illustratative coverage, with a sixteen-page, full-color section featuring shots of old and new greens, greens under construction, and newly finished greens.
* Provides guidelines for determining best construction methods--with special emphasis placed on site-specific concerns.
* Covers turfgrass selection with detailed information on artificial turf.
* Shows how design can be used to make greens fast or slow to match player and course expectations.
CHAPTER 1: Evolution of the Golf Green.
CHAPTER 2: Golf Green Theories.
CHAPTER 3: Design Considerations for Golf Greens.
CHAPTER 4: Making Intelligent Compromises in Green Construction.
CHAPTER 5: Green Construction Techniques.
CHAPTER 6: Rootzone Sampling, Testing, and Evaluation.
CHAPTER 7: Selecting Turfgrasses or Artificial Turf for Greens.
CHAPTER 8: Legal Liabilities of Golf Green Construction.
CHAPTER 9: Postscript: My Personal Experiences Building Golf Greens and the Future of Greens.