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What I Know About Poker: Lessons in Texas Hold'em, Omaha, and Other Poker Games
By Alex Scott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,930. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Poker is not a ‘get rich quick’ scheme. Becoming a consistent winner takes effort and dedication. In this collection of classic articles and much new material, prolific poker strategy writer Alex Scott explains how to take your game to the next level. One of the most comprehensive poker guides available, ‘What I Know About Poker’ is a must-have for any player’s library.
How to WIN the PICK 6: Horse Racing's Big $$$ Payout
By Steven Kolb
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,700. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
Have you always thought the Pick 6 was an impossible bet to win? This book will change your mind. There are 24 Chapters (printed length 397 pages) totally dedicated to the winning the Pick 6. Learn to confidently build a Pick 6 ticket that can possibly earn paydays of tens of thousands - or hundreds of thousands - of dollars. This books goal is for you to earn a six-figure income...year after yea
Bettors, Boxers, Wiseguys and Wannabes
By Jeff Haney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,960. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
The premier columnist covering the sports and gaming scene in Las Vegas, Nevada, Haney writes with insight, wit and empathy. "Bettors, Boxers, Wiseguys and Wannabes" is a rich and varied collection of pieces previously published in newspapers, magazines and on major websites, with new introductions. It includes personality profiles, in-depth interviews, betting tutorials and commentary.
Nevada's Golden Age of Gambling
By Al W Moe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,380. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
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Before "Bugsy" Siegel" opened the Flamingo casino and created the Las Vegas Strip, the Mob was hard at work stealing Downtown casinos like the Las Vegas Club and the El Cortez from their original owners. Reno casino owners resorted to arson and murder to keep their money flowing, and they had Lake Tahoe casinos in their pocket too!
You Bet Your Life: The Burdens of Gambling
By Neil D. Isaacs
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Gambling habits often become pathological, a growing epidemic problem with the escalation of gaming opportunities. This study, using dozens of case histories to support its arguments, demonstrates the varieties of the addictive behavior. It debunks commonly-accepted myths and makes recommendations for diagnosis and treatment.
Gambling for Winners: Your Hard-Headed, No B.S. Guide to Gaming Opportunities With a Long-Term, Mathematical, Positive Expectation
By Ward Wilson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,990. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by Wendy. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
This book is for you only if you gamble to make money. Not gamble for the fun of losing your hard-earned money. If you want to learn where and when the gambler has an advantage. If you need to know the difference between a positive and negative expectation. And why gambling streaks are not real streaks. About managing your money. About betting on sports, horses, and the lottery. Online gambling.