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Title How to Play Bowls - A Step-by-Step Guide
Editor Mike Shaw
Publisher Jarrold Publishing, Norwich, England
First published 1989
ISBN 0-7117-0424-2
Edition reviewed 2nd (published 1993)
Hardback/softback Softback
List price £3.50
Cover size (cm)
(height x width)
17.0 x 16.0
Number of pages 48
Number of pages with Coloured photos Black & white photos Line drawings
  None None 40
Synopsis About 30 pages in this very well illustrated and clearly written book are devoted to flat green and indoor bowls, and 12 pages to crown green. The book's blurb reads as follows:
  • The essential aid to help you improve your game - fast!
  • A clear, concise and attractive guide for beginners of all ages
  • Full colour illustrations and helpful diagrams combine with easy-to-follow instructions to take you through every stage of the game
  • Packed with useful advice on everything you need to know from scoring and equipment to technique and tactics