About the Author
has been a professional golf writer for more than thirty years. For eighteen years, Barrett served as an editor at Golf
magazine, where he wrote the popular “Within the Rules” column. He presently serves as editor-in-chief of Fairway Living
magazine. He is a regular contributor to GolfObserver.com
and the author of several previous books on golf including Golfing with Dad
and Miracle at Merion
, which was awarded the USGA’s 2010 Herbert Warren Wind Award as the year’s best book on golf.