Golf Course Turf Management

Tools and Techniques by Danny H. Quast

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional

Written in English
Cover of: Golf Course Turf Management | Danny H. Quast
Published: Pages: 520 Downloads: 603
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Subjects:

  • Golf,
  • Landscape gardening,
  • Landscape,
  • Architecture,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Architecture / Landscape
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages520
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9254283M
ISBN 100071410074
ISBN 109780071410076
OCLC/WorldCa52486201

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