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Poker Nation

By: Cards/Bellin, Andy

Price: $6.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 5/20/2013

Seller ID: 9780060958473

ISBN: 0060958472

Condition: USED


Journalist and poker fanatic Andy Bellin takes readers on a raucous journey into the shut-up-and-deal world of professional poker. From basement games to the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, you'll look over his shoulder as he learns to count cards, read a legendary player's body language, hang in there when the chips are down, and take his beatings like a man. Even if you don't know the difference between a flop and a river card, Bellin keeps you in the game with his portraits of the colorful players, dreamers, hustlers, and eccentrics who populate this strange subculture. Along with le... View more info

Psychological Strategy in Bridge

By: Cards/Bridge/Karpin

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 0897346

ISBN: 0897346

Condition: USED


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How to Play a Bridge Hand: 12 Easy Chapters to Winning Bridge

By: Cards/Bridge/Root, William

Price: $6.50

Publisher: CROWN PUB INC:

Seller ID: 9780517881590

ISBN: 0517881594

Condition: USED


Neither for beginners nor for experts but for the 90 percent of players in between, How to Play a Bridge Hand includes more than 300 of bridge master William Root's favorite hands. Hailed by the American Bridge Teachers' Association as the " Book of the Year." Line drawings. View more info

Pocket Book of Bridge Puzzles

By: Cards/Bridge/Scheinwold

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 4907

ISBN: 4907

Condition: USED


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Professor, the Banker, and the Suicide King: Inside the Richest Poker Game of Al

By: Cards/Craig, Michael

Price: $5.00

Publisher: GRAND CENTRAL PUB MASS MARKET: 10/28/2012

Seller ID: 9780446694971

ISBN: 0446694975

Condition: USED


- One of the author's sources for this book is a member of the illustrious and mysterious "Corporation" of top-10 poker players who pool their money to play for millions--revealing for the first time the secrets of their games, strategies, and partnership. - Books about gambling sell extremely well, as evidenced by the success of Bringing Down the House (Free Press, 2002), which has 320,000 hardcover and trade paperback copies in print combined, and Positively Fifth Street (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2003), which has sold more than 80,000 hardcover copies. - With celebrity poker tournaments bo... View more info

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Proffesor, the Banker and the Suicide King: Inside the Richest Poker Game of all

By: Cards/Craig, Michael

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 1/19/2014

Seller ID: 9780446577694

ISBN: 0446577693

Condition: USED


- One of the author's sources for this book is a member of the illustrious and mysterious "Corporation" of top-10 poker players who pool their money to play for millions--revealing for the first time the secrets of their games, strategies, and partnership.- Books about gambling sell extremely well, as evidenced by the success of Bringing Down the House (Free Press, 2002), which has 320,000 hardcover and trade paperback copies in print combined, and Positively Fifth Street (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2003), which has sold more than 80,000 hardcover copies.- With celebrity poker tourname... View more info

Hoyle's Official Rules of Card Games

By: Cards/Doyle, Deborah

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 12/23/2013

Seller ID: 9781865151533

ISBN: 186515153X

Condition: USED


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According to Hoyle: Official Rules of More Than 200 Popular Games of Skill and C

By: Cards/Frey, Richard L.

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780449911563

ISBN: 044991156X

Condition: USED


"A must for anyone who wants to play a game and play it correctly."Charles H. GorenWhether you play card games, dice games, parlor games, word games, chess, checker, backgammon, or solitaire games, here is a comprehensive, up-to-date book with the complete rules of your favorite games of skill and chance. ACCORDING TO HOYLE gives not only the rules but expert advice on winning, too. "From the Paperback edition." View more info

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Contract Bridge for Beginners

By: Cards/Goren, Charles H.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER: 5/27/2010

Seller ID: 9780671210526

ISBN: 0671210521

Condition: USED


Here is the first book on Contract Bridge for beginners which introduces them at once to the generally accepted "Point Count" method of bidding used by the experts. Written by the leading authority, the foremost teacher, and the most successful bridge player in the world, it will prove a boon to the novice and the average bridge player alike. View more info

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Bridge Basics 2: Competitive Bidding

By: Cards/Grant, Audrey

Price: $5.00

Publisher: BARON BARCLAY BRIDGE SUPPLIES:

Seller ID: 9780939460915

ISBN: 0939460912

Condition: USED


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Bridge Basics 3: Popular Conventions (The Official Better Bridge Series)

By: Cards/Grant, Audrey

Price: $5.00

Publisher: BARON BARCLAY BRIDGE SUPPLIES:

Seller ID: 9780939460922

ISBN: 0939460920

Condition: USED


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Play Poker Like the Pros

By: Cards/Hellmuth, Phil

Price: $7.00

Publisher: QUILL BOOKS: 2/14/2012

Seller ID: 9780060005726

ISBN: 0060005726

Condition: USED


In Play Poker Like the Pros, poker master Phil Hellmuth, Jr., demonstrates exactly how to play and win -- even if you have never picked up a deck of cards -- the modern games of poker, including: Texas Hold'em, Omaha, Seven-Card Stud, and Razz.Phil Hellmuth, Jr., a seven-time World Champion of Poker, presents his tournament-tested strategies to beat any type of player, including: The Jackal (crazy and unpredictable)The Elephant (plays too many hands) The Mouse (plays very conservatively)The Lion (skilled and tough to beat)Play Poker Like the Pros begins by laying out the rules and set... View more info

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Bringing Down the House : The Inside Story of Six M.I.T. Students Who Took Vegas

By: Cards/Mezrich, Ben

Price: $5.00

Publisher: FREE PR: 2/3/2014

Seller ID: 9780743249997

ISBN: 0743249992

Condition: USED


#1 National Bestseller The amazing inside story about a gambling ring of M.I.T. students who beat the system in Vegas -- and lived to tell how. Robin Hood meets the Rat Pack when the best and the brightest of M.I.T.'s math students and engineers take up blackjack under the guidance of an eccentric mastermind. Their small blackjack club develops from an experiment in counting cards on M.I.T.'s campus into a ring of card savants with a system for playing large and winning big. In less than two years they take some of the world's most sophisticated casinos for more than three million d... View more info

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Odds: One Season, Three Gamblers, and the Death of Their Las Vegas

By: Cards/Millman, Chad

Price: $5.00

Publisher: DA CAPO PR: 7/3/2016

Seller ID: 9780306811562

ISBN: 0306811561

Condition: USED


One gambler is a manic former cokehead with an Ivy League degree. The second is a college dropout trying to make a living at the only thing he enjoyed at school--gambling. The third, one of Vegas's most respected bookmakers, is perilously close to burning out. "The Odds" follows the lives of these three professional gamblers through a college basketball season in a one-of-a-kind city struggling to reconcile its lawless past with its family-friendly makeover. With a wiseguy attitude and a faultless eye and ear for the sights and sounds of Vegas and its denizens, Chad Millman has created a portr... View more info

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Hoyle's Rules of Games

By: Cards/Morehead, A & Mott-Smith

Price: $5.00

Publisher: PLUME: 3/7/2011

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 0452283132

ISBN: 0452283132

Condition: USED


In 1742, Edmond Hoyle published the definitive book on whist, the most popular card game of his day. More than 250 years later, Hoyle is still the definitive name when it comes to the rules of games, from bridge to backgammon, Scrabble to blackjack. This handy reference guide has now been updated and expanded and includes rules, strategies, and playing odds for more than 250 games. Readers will learn how to play, hone their strategies, and settle disputes with this newest edition of the classic reference guide. View more info

Fortune's Formula

By: Cards/Poundstone, William

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 9/3/2011

Seller ID: 9780809045990D

ISBN: 9780809045990D

Condition: USED


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Psychology of Poker

By: Cards/Schoonmaker, Alan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: TWO PLUS TWO PUB PUBL LLC: 1/12/2012

Seller ID: 9781880685259

ISBN: 1880685256

Condition: USED


Poker demands many skills and strategies. To be successful, you must be able to master all of them and then apply them at the appropriate times. They include proper hand selection, bluffing, semi-bluffing, understanding tells and telegraphs, and reading hands. These skills do not come easily since they require unnatural actions. You cannot win just by "doing what comes naturally," Dr. Schoonmaker is concerned "only with the way that psychological factors affect your own and your opponents' ability to play properly. For example, have you ever wondered why some players seem extremely aggressive ... View more info

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25 Bridge Conventions You Should Know

By: Cards/Seagram/Smith

Price: $5.00

Publisher: MASTER POINT PR:

Seller ID: 9781894154079

ISBN: 189415407X

Condition: USED


It doesn't take long before beginning bridge players want to know more about bidding systems, and especially about conventions. Even social players are usually keen to add a few choice gadgets to their bidding arsenal. Here 25 basic conventions and treatments are carefully explained, and the reader is shown how they can fit into standard bidding methods. Each section ends with a summary chart as well as a self-quiz to ensure that the concepts are understood. View more info

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Professional Blackjack

By: Cards/Wong, Stanford

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PI YEE PR: 1/22/2015

Seller ID: 9780935926217

ISBN: 0935926216

Condition: USED


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Winning Chess

By: Chess/Chernev, Irving

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 21114

ISBN: 21114

Condition: USED


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