The Classic Palmer

The Classic Palmer Cover

The Classic Palmer

By John Feinstein; Walter Iooss (Photographer)

Stewart, Tabori, & Chang, Hardcover, 9781584798996, 140pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2012

Description

The Classic Palmer launches a new series of from Abrams. Renowned sportswriter John Feinstein provides a vivid biographical portrait of golf’s most beloved living icon, Arnold Palmer, accompanied by Walter Iooss’s superb photographs. From the moment he stepped into the spotlight, Arnold Palmer captured the loyalty of the nation. Over a more-than-50-year career, Palmer amassed a truly impressive record—92 worldwide titles, four Masters championships, a U.S. Open crown, and back-to-back British Open victories. A moving essay by Feinstein, coupled with Iooss’s stunning images and a small, giftable trim size, makes this portable companion the perfect gift for any golf fan.



About the Author
John Feinstein is the author of many bestselling books, including A Season on the Brink and A Good Walk Spoiled. His books for young readers offer a winning combination of sports, action, and intrigue, with Last Shot receiving the Edgar Allan Poe Award for best young adult mystery of the year. He lives in Potomac, Maryland, and Shelter Island, New York, with his family.