Planet Golf The Definitive Reference to Great Golf Courses Outside the United States of America
Planet Golf
The Definitive Reference to Great Golf Courses Outside the United States of America
By Darius Oliver
Photographer David Scaletti
  • Imprint: Abrams Books
  • Publication Date: October 1, 2007
  • Price: $65.00
  • Trim Size: 12 34 x 10
  • ISBN: 0-8109-9403-8
  • EAN: 9780810994034
  • Page Count: 416
  • Format: Hardcover

A breathtaking tour around more than 130 of the world’s finest golf courses, this exciting book focuses on courses outside the United States. Many fabulous courses will be new to the American reader, and are featured in magnificent photographs made especially for this book. Generously oversized, Planet Golf is a treasure trove of new information and great ideas for the golfing traveler. Comments on the courses by leading designers such as Greg Norman, Pete Dye, Tom Fazio, Jack Nicklaus, Tom Doak, Gary Player, Tom Weiskopf, and others accompany the authoritative text by Darius Oliver.

Featuring courses in more than twenty countries, from the famous links of Scotland and Ireland to the leading Heathland and Sandbelt classics of England and Australia, and from the hidden gems of France, New Zealand, and Japan to the best within the rest of Europe, Africa, North and Central America, Australia, and Asia, Planet Golf is the definitive reference to the greatest golf courses available outside the United States.

Also available from Darius Oliver: Planet Golf: Modern Masterpieces and Planet Golf USA.

About the author

Darius Oliver is a noted golf writer and a regular contributor to magazine ranking panels. He visited more than 650 courses before selecting the ones featured in Planet Golf.

David Scaletti is widely acknowledged to be one of the world’s leading landscape golf photographers.