In this most recent addition to Assouline's highly covetable and lauded Ultimate Collection, George Peper, former editor in chief of Golf Magazine and 2016 PGA Lifetime Achievement Award winner for Journalism, takes readers on an incomparable golf journey as he travels the world detailing the 100 most significant, historically noteworthy, and architecturally paramount courses. Detailing intricate holes that have confounded the game's best, revisiting tournaments that have made and broken champions, and elucidating on the unique and truly special characteristics of each course makes Peper the perfect golf partner as he walks readers through the clubhouses, the fairways, and the bunkers. From greens as old and hallowed as St Andrews to courses celebrating their first anniversary like Nova Scotia's Cabot Cliffs, from the island mountain course of China's Shanqin Bay to the Hamptons' Maidstone Club, The Impossible Collection of Golf is an unequivocal sensory treat for the golf fanatic, or the perfect feast to feed the wanderlust simmering in all of us.
George Peper is one of America’s most respected golf journalists. For twenty-five years he was Editor-in-Chief of GOLF Magazine, with a total readership of 7 million. He is currently Editor of LINKS Magazine where his column appears in each issue. Mr. Peper is the author or editor of twenty books on golf, two of them New York Times best sellers. He has written scripts for two-dozen videos and television shows. His script for The Story of Golf, a two-hour documentary for Public Broadcasting, won him an Emmy nomination.
Over 130 illustrations, 9 gatefolds.
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