- Imprint: Abrams Books
- Publication Date: September 20, 2016
- Price: $65.00
- Trim Size: 12 3⁄4 x 10
- ISBN: 1-4197-2279-4
- EAN: 9781419722790
- Page Count: 352
- Illustrations: Full-color illustrations
- Format: Hardcover
- Rights: World English, ex AU and NZ
Get an amazing, beautifully photographed insider’s view of the 100 greatest golf courses built in the modern era with acclaimed golf author Darius Oliver. A companion volume to Planet Golf and Planet Golf USA, this gorgeous book offers comments by the world’s leading golf architects and Oliver’s detailed, exclusive first reviews of modern masterpieces such as Cabot Cliffs in Canada, Ardfin in Scotland, Cape Wickham in Australia, and Tara Iti in New Zealand. More than 20 countries are represented, with reviews from Mexico to Morocco, Sweden to South Korea, France to Vietnam—even China. Sure to generate plenty of debate, the book includes a unique international rankings section outlining the world’s best and most spectacular golf courses and golf holes. Oversized, Planet Golf Modern Masterpieces is a treasure trove of ideas, images, and insights for all golf lovers.
Also available from Darius Oliver: Planet Golf and Planet Golf USA.
Also Available: Planet Golf 2018 Wall Calendar (ISBN: 978-1-4197-2464-0), Planet Golf 2019 Wall Calendar (ISBN: 978-1-4197-2998-0)
About the author
A regular contributor to golf ranking panels and co-designer of the incredible new Cape Wickham Links in Australia, Darius Oliver has reviewed more than 1,500 golf courses worldwide. Renowned globally as the best-traveled and most authoritative voice on golf courses and design, Oliver has published four books and contributed to several others.