Barkow, Al

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BARKOW, Al

BARKOW, Al. American, b. 1932. Genres: History, Sports/Fitness. Career: Ed.-in-chief, Golf Illustrated Magazine, 1985-91; chief writer, Shell's Wonderful World of Golf television series, 1962-68; ed.-in-chief, Golf Magazine, 1969-71; editor/publisher, Al Barkow's Golf Report (newsletter). Publications: Golf's Golden Grind, 1974; (with B. Casper) The Good Sense of Golf, 1978 (with K. Venturi) The Venturi Analysis, 1981; The Venturi System, 1983; (with G. Low) The Master of Putting, 1983; (with P. Rodgers) Play Lower Handicap Golf, 1986; Gettin' to the Dance Floor: An Oral History of American Golf, 1986; The History of the PGA Tour, 1989; (with C. Lohren) Getting Set for Golf, 1995; (with D. Stockton) Putt to Win; The Golden Era of Golf: How America Rose to Dominate the Old Scotsgame, 2000. Address: 410 Evelyn Ave #303, Albany, CA 94706, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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