The Story of the Augusta National Golf Club

150.00

“The Story of Augusta National Golf Club” by Clifford Roberts provides a raw history and details about the Augusta National Golf Club. The book covers various aspects, including the influence of Robert Tyre Jones Jr (aka Bobby Jones), the search for Berckman’s Nursery, course design, the Masters, the construction of the clubhouse and cabins, and the decision-making process at Augusta National.

Clifford Roberts played a crucial role in the formation of both the club and one of sport’s most iconic events. He facilitated the realisation of Bobby Jones’s dream to create a golf venue, which eventually led to the establishment of Augusta National in 1933.

Roberts investment-banking background on Wall Street helped bring the club to life during the Great Depression, transforming it into the prestigious golf course we recognize today. Roberts’s legacy lives on through the Masters, an event that continues to captivate golf enthusiasts worldwide.

Out of stock

Description

First Edition – hardcover with dust wrapper and plastic cover.

Additional information

Author(s)

Roberts, Clifford

Dustwrapper

Irish Interest

ISBN

Pages

Year of Publication

Publisher

Box Ref.

Book Shelf

Condition