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Title Bowls - The Australian Way
Editor Tom Hoey
Publisher Lansdowne Press, Sydney, Australia
First published 1974
ISBN 0-7271-0414-4
Edition reviewed 3rd impression (published 1982)
Hardback/softback Softback
List price Not known
Cover size (cm)
(height x width)
27.9 x 20.6
Number of pages 120
Number of pages with Coloured photos Black & white photos Line drawings
  8 78 9
Synopsis Sixteen noted Australian bowlers contribute the following chapters on different aspects of the game:
  • It's a Game for All Ages - Tom Hoey
  • Equipment - What to Watch for - Charles McNeill
  • Grips, Stance and Footwork - Leigh Fitzpatrick
  • Short Cuts to Improve Your Game - Des Moran
  • Singles Skills - Dave Downie
  • 123,000 Women Can't be Wrong - Norma Massey
  • Green Tactics - Glyn Bosisto
  • Clubmanship in Bowls - Bill Kay
  • Improve Your Pairs Game - Frank Harrison
  • Laws Every Bowler Should Know - Tom Bampton
  • Outside Factors - Rolie Stephens
  • The Art of Fours Play - Ron Marshall
  • Greens Make or Mar the Game - Verd Hamblen
  • How We Stand Internationally - John Dobbie
  • Great Australian Bowlers - Sydney C French
  • Bowls Administration - Charles Smart

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