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Golf My Way

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Hailed as a classic and read everywhere golf is played, Golf My Way has sold more than 2 million copies worldwide since it was first published in 1974.

Finally, Jack Nicklaus, golf's leading master, definitively covers the whole of his game through a lifetime of greatness. Golf My Way presents an all-inclusive, A-to-Z explanation of how this greatest of champions thinks abo
ebook, 304 pages
Published November 1st 2007 by Simon & Schuster (first published March 15th 1974)
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T.J. Beitelman
Golf My Way is a classic of golf instruction, but truth be told, it’s pretty dumb to think any book can teach you how to play golf like Jack Nicklaus in his prime. So much of what makes any truly elite, once-in-a-generation athlete worth emulating has so little to do with anything you can put into words. It’s all about pathology, really — pathological competitiveness, pathological attention to detail, pathological confidence — and you either have it or you don’t.

That said, there are two lesson
Alan Livingston
Another book I read long ago as a kid fascinated with golf. Another book I carried with me for years until, like everything else, it vanished into the Gulf of Mexico in 2005's Hurricane Katrina. Another book I must get another copy for my shelf, and re-read to once again marvel at the genius of Jack Nicklaus.
Golf My Way collects a career's worth of observations on Nicklaus' own golf swings, as well as those of other notables from his own time and prior to his dominance of the sport. The analysis is very well detailed and easily applicable to the reader's own.

It connects well with Ben Hogan's own book on the fundamentals of golf in the same folksy manner of presentation and simplicity. A definite classic in terms of laying down the fundamentals of golf, in order to create a foundation on which to bui
Brian Imeson
My father in law bought me this book for Christmas one year. If you like golf, this book is for you... It is a truly timeless book in the sport of golf.
Darrin Haslem
I really enjoyed Jack's story, and reading about how he developed his game. Great pointers throughout with particular stress on fundamentals.
a must read for everyone. especially people who hate Golf and the folks that play it!
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