This isn't meant as an exhaustive treatise on golfing, there are others much better at it than I. However, I was unable to find a good "howto" anywhere, and though I'd make a little one here. It's my hope that others better at this sport might share some tidbits of their own.
There used to be a nice and very extensive reference at http://terje2.perlgolf.org/~golf-info/Book.html, but the domain seems to have expired. I should have a local copy at home.
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