Earl Woods raised famous son, Tiger Woods, to hit books before the golf course

May 1997
Jet;05/26/97, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p32
Discusses the parenting practices utilized by Earl Woods when raising his son, golfer Tiger Woods. Earl Wood's book, `Training a Tiger: A Father's Guide to Raising a Winner in Both Golf and Life.'


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