A decent staple of any library giving a comprehensive overview of classic links in Britain and Ireland by one of modern golf's foremost writers (IBSN 9780753808030).
Claiming to be the first book entirely dedicated to the links of Great Britan and Ireland, Mr Donald Steel is your guide. The book features a heavy golf course architecture influence throughout due to the impeccable record of the author himself. Each course featured has photography, a map, and a card of the course. More importantly, there is historical and architectural context given amid a brief description of how the course plays and its most interesting holes.
Found for a bargain, it is an affordable addition to any library.
Read if . . .
You want a brief introduction to the classic links of Britain and Ireland. Does exactly what it says on the tin!