The Legend of Bagger Vance: A Novel of Golf and the Game of Life Steven Pressfield

ISBN: 9780553813074

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The Legend of Bagger Vance: A Novel of Golf and the Game of Life  by  Steven Pressfield

The Legend of Bagger Vance: A Novel of Golf and the Game of Life by Steven Pressfield
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In the Depression year of 1931, on the golf links at Krewe Island off Savannahs windswept shore, two legends of the game - Bobby Jones and Walter Hagen - meet for a mesmerizing thirty-six hole showdown. They are joined by another player, a troubledMoreIn the Depression year of 1931, on the golf links at Krewe Island off Savannahs windswept shore, two legends of the game - Bobby Jones and Walter Hagen - meet for a mesmerizing thirty-six hole showdown.

They are joined by another player, a troubled war hero called Rannulph Junah. But the key to the outcome lies not with these golfing titans but with Junahs caddie and mentor, the mysterious, sage and charismatic Bagger Vance - for he is the custodian of the secret of the Authentic Swing...Written in the spirit of Bernard Malamuds The Natural and sharing the magic of the celebrated Kevin Costner film Field of Dreams, Steven Pressfields first novel - never before published in the UK - reveals the true nature of the game.

Page-turning, spellbinding and affecting, it is a novel for golfers and non-golfers alike - a story in which the search for the Authentic Swing becomes a metaphor for the search for the Authentic Self.A marvellous, life-affirming book Mark McCormackGolf and mysticism...a dazzler and a thought-provoker Los Angeles TimesGood stuff...a philosophical fantasy imagined on a golf course, heavy with fog, storm, fireworks and the howling winds of supernatural forces New York Times Book ReviewMemorable...a page-turner...golf played a foot or so from Alices looking glass, with mystical realms poised to engulf the reader at every turn Sports Illustrated



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