The Resource 18 holes with bing : Golf, Life, and Lessons from Dad., Nathaniel Crosby, (electronic resource)

18 holes with bing : Golf, Life, and Lessons from Dad., Nathaniel Crosby, (electronic resource)

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18 holes with bing : Golf, Life, and Lessons from Dad.
Title
18 holes with bing
Title remainder
Golf, Life, and Lessons from Dad.
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Crosby
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
In this love letter to his father, former professional golfer Nathaniel Crosby shares memories of Bing Crosby on the golf course, and the lessons he taught him about the game and about life. With a Foreword by Jack Nicklaus."Bing Crosby was a great ambassador for our game, as well as a great man," hails longtime friend and golf partner, Jack Nicklaus. The beloved singer and star was also an extraordinary teacher who instilled an abiding passion and mastery of the game in his youngest son, Nathaniel. Winning the US Amateur at nineteen, Nathaniel went on to compete in high-level professional tournaments for his entire life.In 18 Holes with Bing, Nathaniel introduces us to the Bing Crosby he and his family knew—not the beloved singer who played golf, but a golfer who sang to pay his country club dues. Nathaniel shares exclusive stories about this American icon golfing, working, and playing with some of the most famous people in history—royalty, titans of industry, stars of stage and screen, and champions of the green, including Bob Hope, Dwight Eisenhower, Ben Hogan, Jack Nicklaus, and Louis Armstrong. At the book's heart is an intimate account of a father and a son—how a mutual love of golf formed an exceptional emotional bond.Full of anecdotes, vignettes, and recollections of Bing's time on the course, the tournaments he created and later sponsored, and the constant encouragement he showed his son, 18 Holes with Bing honors this celebrated golfer, entertainer, and father, and illuminates his life as never before
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TEFOD
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Crosby, Nathaniel
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Sports & Recreations
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18 holes with bing : Golf, Life, and Lessons from Dad., Nathaniel Crosby, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062414304
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(electronic bk)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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294288f6-f436-4c7a-8350-af7a8ad8722e
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Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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ODN0002349012
Label
18 holes with bing : Golf, Life, and Lessons from Dad., Nathaniel Crosby, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062414304
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
294288f6-f436-4c7a-8350-af7a8ad8722e
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ODN0002349012

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