Classic Palmer
  • Imprint: Stewart, Tabori & Chang
  • Publication Date: April 1, 2012
  • Price: $19.95
  • Trim Size: 5 12 x 7 12
  • ISBN: 1-58479-899-8
  • EAN: 9781584798996
  • Page Count: 144
  • Illustrations: 50 full-color photographs
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Rights: World/All
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The Classic Palmer launches a new series of from Abrams. Renowned sportswriter John Feinstein provides a vivid biographical portrait of golf’s most beloved living icon, Arnold Palmer, accompanied by Walter Iooss’s superb photographs. From the moment he stepped into the spotlight, Arnold Palmer captured the loyalty of the nation. Over a more-than-50-year career, Palmer amassed a truly impressive record—92 worldwide titles, four Masters championships, a U.S. Open crown, and back-to-back British Open victories. A moving essay by Feinstein, coupled with Iooss’s stunning images and a small, giftable trim size, makes this portable companion the perfect gift for any golf fan.

About the author

John Feinstein is a bestselling sportswriter and columnist for the Washington Post, Golf World, and Golf Digest and a frequent commentator on the Golf Channel. Walter Iooss has worked extensively for Sports Illustrated magazine, photographing more than 300 of its covers.