Roybob’s Book on Golf Is Now Available

October 10, 2012

Roybob’s Book on Golf is Now Available Through Amazon Roybob’s Book on Golf: The Hucks, A Golfer’s Divine Comedy, and a Religious Philosophy of Golf

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Book Review: The Match: The Day the Game of Golf Changed Forever

September 10, 2012

Roybob’s Book on Golf: The Hucks, A Golfer’s Divine Comedy, and a Religious Philosophy of Golf Book Review: The Match: The Day the Game of Golf Changed Forever See Roybob’s Ball Rating System Mark Frost, The Match: The Day the Game of Golf Changed Forever, Hyperion, New York, 2007. The Players Ken Venturi (b. 1931) […]

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Book Review: Tommy’s Honor

June 28, 2012

Roybob’s Book on Golf: The Hucks, A Golfer’s Divine Comedy, and a Religious Philosophy of Golf Book Review: Tommy’s Honor: The Story of Old Tom Morris and Young Tom Morris, Golf’s Founding Father and Son See Roybob’s Ball Rating System Kevin Cook, Tommy’s Honor: The Story of Old Tom Morris and Young Tom Morris, Golf’s […]

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Book Review: The Greatest Game Ever Played

March 22, 2012

Roybob’s Book on Golf: The Hucks, A Golfer’s Divine Comedy, and a Religious Philosophy of Golf Book Review: The Greatest Game Ever Played: Harry Vardon, Francis Ouimet, and the Birth of Modern Golf See Roybob’s Ball Rating System Mark Frost, The Greatest Game Ever Played: Harry Vardon, Francis Ouimet, and the Birth of Modern Golf, […]

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Book Review: St. Andrews & The Open Championship: The Official History

December 25, 2011

Roybob’s Book on Golf: The Hucks, A Golfer’s Divine Comedy, and a Religious Philosophy of Golf Book Review: St. Andrews & The Open Championship: The Official History See Roybob’s Ball Rating System David Joy with Photography by Ian Macfarlane Lowe, St. Andrews & The Open Championship: The Official History, St Andrews, Scotland, St. Andrews, Press, […]

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Book Review: 501 Golf Jokes

December 20, 2011

Roybob’s Book on Golf: The Hucks, A Golfer’s Divine Comedy, and a Religious Philosophy of Golf Book Review: 501 Golf Jokes See Roybob’s Ball Rating System Franklin Dohanyos, 501 Golf Jokes for (Almost) All Occasions, MJF Books, New York, 2001. The title explains the book. The book consists of 501 golf jokes organized into several […]

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Book Review: Golf in the Kingdom

October 21, 2011

Roybob’s Book on Golf: The Hucks, A Golfer’s Divine Comedy, and a Religious Philosophy of Golf Book Review: Golf in the Kingdom See Roybob’s Ball Rating System Murphy, Michael, Golf in the Kingdom, New York: Penguin Books., 1972, 1997, 2011. As the copyright dates will attest,Golf in the Kingdom has been around for a long […]

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Book Review: The Kingdom of Shivas Irons

September 2, 2011

Roybob’s Book on Golf: The Hucks, A Golfer’s Divine Comedy, and a Religious Philosophy of Golf Book Review: The Kingdom of Shivas Irons See Roybob’s Ball Rating System Michael Murphy, The Kingdom of Shivas Irons, New York: Broadway Books, 1997. In the summer of 1987, Murphy heads back to Burningbush, Scotland in search of Shivas […]

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Bert Yancey (1938-1994): A Remembrance

August 15, 2011

Roybob’s Book on Golf: The Hucks, A Golfer’s Divine Comedy, and a Religious Philosophy of Golf Bert Yancey (1938-1994): A Remembrance As Albert Winsborough Yancey was returning to competitive golf in 1986, an attractive, female, Head Golf Professional at Killearn Golf and Country Club (Tallahassee, Florida) caught his eye, and he would spend a lot […]

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Book Review: Buried Lies: True Tales and Tall Stories from the PGA Tour

July 26, 2011

Roybob’s Book on Golf: The Hucks, A Golfer’s Divine Comedy, and a Religious Philosophy of Golf Book Review: Buried Lies: True Tales and Tall Stories from the PGA Tour See Roybob’s Ball Rating System Peter Jacobsen with Jack Sheehan, Buried Lies: True Tales and Tall Stories from the PGA Tour, New York: G. P. Putnam’s […]

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