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Scarne's New Complete Guide to Gambling
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Publication date November 1, 1974
Binding Hardcover
Edition Revised
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780671217341
ISBN-10 0671217348
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $24.50
§As reported by publisher
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Summary
Provides detailed information on strategy, methods of play, and rules in all games of chance and skill as well as explaining odds and house percentages, swindling methods, and sleight-of-hand tricks
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The world still recognizes the legendary John Scarne as the most authoritative expert on gambling who ever lived. Author of dozens of books On the subject Scarne Collected and distilled everything he knew in this, the most comprehensive book on gambling ever written. Since its publication in 1961 and subsequent new editions, "Scarne's New Complete Guide to Gambling" has been far and away the best-selling book of its kind.As gambling consultant to several governments and many of the world's top casinos, Scarne knew the world of gambling from the inside out, with access to many of the most powerful figures and innermost secrets of gambling's fascinating and complicated world. He spices the volumes of gambling advice and inside tips contained here with many of the stories and personalities he knew in his fabulously successful life as a gambling expert, advocate and writer.Every aspect of gambling at games of chance and skill is covered here: official rules; correct adds and house percentages; advice and instruction on playing strategy; explanations of swindling methods and how to detect them. And every game and sporting event involving betting of any kind is reviewed, explained, analyzed.More than 100 million Americans gamble at one time or another during any given year. Now, more than ever, this is the "one book" they'll need to become consistent winners in their chosen game.

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Hardcover
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Revised edition from Simon & Schuster (November 1, 1974)
9780671217341 | details & prices | List price $24.50
About: Provides detailed information on strategy, methods of play, and rules in all games of chance and skill as well as explaining odds and house percentages, swindling methods, and sleight-of-hand tricks
Paperback
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Rev upd edition from Fireside (August 1, 1986)
9780671630638 | details & prices | 871 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 2.00 in. | 2.70 lbs | List price $20.00
About: Provides detailed information on strategy, methods of play, and rules in all games of chance and skill as well as explaining odds and house percentages, swindling methods, and sleight-of-hand tricks

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