If you’re struggling for golf gift ideas for Christmas and are looking not to do down the equipment route, then you’d do well to consider some of the following golf books and DVDs.

The European Tour Yearbook 2011

Europe’s thrilling victory in The Ryder Cup; the Major Championship triumphs of European Tour members Graeme McDowell, Louis Oosthuizen and Martin Kaymer; the World Golf Championship wins by Ian Poulter, Ernie Els and Francesco Molinari and Lee Westwood’s ascent to world number one are all gloriously captured in the 23rd edition of The European Tour Yearbook.

Priced at £17.50 (plus P&P) this 224-page, full colour hardback Official Publication can be ordered online now at europeantourtickets.com. With iconic pictures by Getty Images and essays from some of the game’s top writers, it takes you every step of the way through 48 tournaments and 27 destinations on The Race to Dubai where Martin Kaymer was crowned European number one for 2010.

The European Tour Yearbook 2011

The European Tour Yearbook 2011