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Gambling is one of the most popular past times in America, with over 47 million people playing games of chance. Las Vegas is the gambling Mekka which offers the opportunity to strike it rich or loose everything. And with the invention of online gambling the opportunities are many to try your luck. In order to increase your chances to leave the tables as a winner, we are providing you with ebooks on strategy and game play as well as the best teaching and training software. Do not bet your money in a game you don't understand. Be a smart gambler, invest the time to study the games you would like to play and then go out and have fun while playing the best and most informed you can.

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    Spot the Spot by Brick Tilley    How It's Done by Edward A. Litzau    Gamblers' Tricks with Cards by J. H. Green    The Second Deal: Advanced Concepts for the Card Table by T. Hayes    The Best Short Change Scam Ever by Devin Knight    The Open Book by J. H. Johnson    How To Sell Snake Oil by David Devlin    Monte Carlo by Anonymous    How Psychics Locate Missing People by Devin Knight    Carnival Games Exposed by Stephen Ablett    How To Sell Bridges: a book of dirty tricks and bamboozlers by David Devlin    Blackjack: Play Like The Pros by John Bukofsky    Gambling Card Sharps: How to Beat a Cheater by Scott Edward Lane    Blue Book 1960 by KC Card Co    The Everything Blackjack Strategy Book: Surefire Ways To Beat The House Every Time by tom Hagen & Sonia Weiss    Why Gamblers Win by John Philip Quinn    52 Great Poker Tips: At Home, Tournament and Online by Lou Krieger    Advantage Card Playing by F. R. Ritter    My Confidential Tips To Poker Players by F. R. Ritter    Advantage Card Playing and Draw Poker by F. R. Ritter    Powerful Profits From Blackjack by Victor H. Royer    I Am a Card Counter: Inside the World of Advantage-Play Blackjack! by Frank Scoblete    101 Ways to Win Blackjack by Tom Hagen    Play Poker Like the Pros by Phil Hellmuth Jr.    Make a Million from Online Poker: The Surefire Way to Profit from the Internet's Coolest Game by Nigel Goldman    The Slang of Poker by Tom Dalzell    The Craps Answer Book by John Grochowski    Blackjack: A Champion's Guide by Dario De Toffoli    Catch 33: Three Card Monte by Lee Asher    Casino Conquest: Beat the Casinos at Their Own Games! by Frank Scoblete    Chiapelli's Live Poker Strategies (2nd Edition) by Larry Chiapelli    Family Game Night: Poker for Kids! by Mariena Foley    Automatic Poker: A Short Stacker's Guide To Winning Poker by Jim James    The Manual of The Three Shell Game by Eddie Joseph    Picking Winners: A Horseplayer's Guide by Andrew Beyer    Everything Casino Poker: Get the Edge at Video Poker, Texas Hold'em, Omaha Hi-Lo, and Pai Gow Poker! by Frank Scoblete    The Punters Retirement Plan by Col. Wingate    10 Amazing Blackjack Tips by Jack Goldstein    10 Amazing Blackjack Tips by Jack Goldstein    Winning Golf and Poker's Mind Game by John Gallagher    Beat Blackjack Now! The Easiest Way to Get the Edge! by Frank Scoblete    Casino Craps: Shoot to Win! by Frank Scoblete & Dominator    Deal Me In by Stephen John & Marvin Karlins    The Modern Con Man by Todd Robbins    The Intelligent Guide to Texas Hold'em Poker by Sam Braids    Betting On Blackjack by Frits Dunki-Jacobs    The Only Poker Book You'll Ever Need by John Wenzel    Craps for Low Rollers by Alan K. Long    How to Cheat at Cards by Daniel Madison    The Con: How Scams Work, Why You're Vulnerable, and How to Protect Yourself by James Munton & Jelita McLeod

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Craps

Meyer Joel Bendavid

Craps by Meyer Joel BendavidCraps - For the beginning or more advanced player Craps is the only cacino game offering the best odds for the players. Most players look for the "hot table" where many numbers are being thrown before the 7 appears. Imagine using selective dice settings, and a way of throwing that works toward that goal. If you look at the left side of each die and there is a 66, 55, or 44 and you spin to get the 16 combinations, you would find four 7's. If the left side of each die is a 65, 64, or 54 you would find two sevens. With special sets you can average one-third of the dice throws with four 7's- and...
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Family Game Night: Poker for Kids!

Mariena Foley

Family Game Night: Poker for Kids! by Mariena FoleySpend some quality time with your family, reinforce counting skills and teach your kids the value of a dollar.
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Pachinko Player

Shigeru Tsuchiyama

Pachinko Player by Shigeru TsuchiyamaPachinko is most popular in Japan. Steel balls are rattling down in front of you in a kind of cross between a pinball machine and a video slot machine.

Although officially you don't gamble for money, there is always the back alley exchange counter where you exchange your winnings for cash.
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Wild Boogie

Tsutomu Shinohara

Wild Boogie by Tsutomu ShinoharaTwo guys up against the big city have only one thing on their minds. Sex? No. Sports? No. Then it's got to be Pachinko Slots, the gambling craze of Asia! This comedy/drama captures the flashing lights, pulsing sounds, and high-stakes strategies that make up the world of Pachislo. There are a few real methods to make the game work in your favor, and Takeshi Imada knows all of them. For Takeshi, the symbols line up, the limits are high and the payoffs come in buckets - but will he ever find a girl?
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EZ Guides: Online Gambling

The Cheat MIstress

EZ Guides: Online Gambling by The Cheat MIstressSports Betting / Poker/ Casino / Bingo

Synopsis: EZ Guides: Online Gambling provides overviews of the top gambling websites, covering sports betting, poker, casino and bingo. All the biggest and best sites are covered, considering factors such as ease of use, game selection & quality and special offers. If you want to find out which sites you can trust, as well as who has the best casino games or sporting odds, EZ Guides: Online Gambling can help. The ebook also provides beginner's guides to the top gambling games - Betting odds, Roulette and Texas Hold 'Em Poker. It also covers support...

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The Lights in Vegas

Justin Kramasz

The Lights in Vegas by Justin KramaszBrig Detroit is a professional poker player who has fallen through the cracks of modern society. Living his day to day life one hotel at a time, he grinds his living on a leather chair, in comfortable obscurity. After receiving news of his cousin's murder, Brig's best friend, Benny, convinces him to drive to New York to investigate the crime. When Benny goes missing, Brig must unravel a strange chain of events leading him to one of New York's most feared Mafioso's, the supposed bastard son of John Gotti. Brig is drawn into a cat-and-mouse game with local authorities and thugs alike. Using all...
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Denver Draw: The Gamblers

Robert J. Randisi

Denver Draw: The Gamblers by Robert J. Randisi

On the run from the assassins who murdered his family, Ty Butler found a new way to survive: with a few good hands, a loaded gun, and a little luck. But lying low and keeping out of his hunters' gunsights is getting harder to do since he started earning a serious rep at the poker table—and especially now that he's made some new friends . . . named Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, and Doc Holliday.

In Denver, Butler finds Holliday in the clutches of corrupt lawmen. Doc's wanted for murder back in Tombstone, and he'd rather go out in a blazing gunfight than face an Arizona hanging judge. All Butler...

2008 / 9 / 14
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The Rich Uncle from Fiji

M. P. Adams

The Rich Uncle from Fiji by M. P. AdamsA classic textbook containing numerous swindles for those who desire to take down and rope the public! It is unique in that it has the only written description of the coin purse swindle - complete with photographs. Many of these cons are being used today, some with minor changes and some exactly as they were played when Rich Uncle was written. There are monte mobs working today in the same manner they worked a hundred years ago.

published 1911 by The Exchange Press, Melbourne; later reprinted by Gamblers Book Club, Nevada; 64 pages

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  1. Foreword
  2. Rich Uncle from Fiji Yarn ...
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20 Years a Fakir

S. James Weldon

20 Years a Fakir by S. James WeldonWeldon traveled this country during the last 20 years of the 19th century, learning and perfecting tricks of the street peddler. Many of these ploys are still used today in one form or another. He helped pioneer the many subleties of "street selling" and "percentage moves." His self-taught mastery of man's basic needs enabled him to manipulate people into buying things, sometimes using their own greed as his tool. Must reading for those interested in studying a true American phenomenon - "The pitch man."

1st edition, 1899, Gate City Book and Novelty Co., Omaha; reprint, 1980, Gamblers Book...

2005 / 9 / 5
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My Confidential Tips To Poker Players

F. R. Ritter

My Confidential Tips To Poker Players by F. R. RitterAn early publication (from the early 19th century) about the odds and strategy of draw poker.
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Advantage Card Playing

F. R. Ritter

Advantage Card Playing by F. R. RitterThis was the advertisement booklet for Ritter's book Advantage Card Playing and Draw Poker. It describes the motivation of the book and shows some excerpts including four illustrations.

1st edition 1905, 9 pages; digital edition colorized.

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Texas Bluff: The Gamblers

Robert J. Randisi

Texas Bluff: The Gamblers by Robert J. Randisi

Professional gambler Ty Butler knows he should keep moving to stay ahead of the killers who wiped out his family and are now gunning for him. But when a serious card player finds a challenging game in an honest house, he wants to stay awhile.

For Butler, a certain gambling hall is paradise—though the emporium's notorious owner, Little Luke Short, can't seem to steer clear of Hell's Half Acre, a corrupt and festering boil in the middle of Fort Worth. Short's been waging an ongoing war with a crooked kingpin, and now he's making it Ty's fight as well. The stakes get higher when the criminal is...

2008 / 9 / 14
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Winning Golf and Poker's Mind Game

John Gallagher

Winning Golf and Poker's Mind Game by John GallagherOn the surface golf and poker seem to be two disparate entities with very little in common. However, the contents of Book 1 (golf) and Book 2 (poker) details and demonstrates that both are similar in many ways with the most important element being the sharing of mental attributes essential for initial and on-going consistent success. Both activities also provide ego-satisfaction along with supplying the challenge of attempting to bridge the gap between the actual competitor and the imagined competitor.
2012 / 8 / 11
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10 Amazing Blackjack Tips

Jack Goldstein

10 Amazing Blackjack Tips by Jack GoldsteinIf you enjoy a game of Blackjack in the casino (or online), but want to improve your chances of winning, there's a great deal of information you'll need to know. In this short guide, author Jack Goldstein aims to help you increase your odds, and offers strategies covering everything from which particular game to choose, when to hit, stand, split and double - and an introduction to the dark side of truly legal and simple card-counting that anyone can do. Included in this eBook are the tables you will need to memorise, showing you what you should do in response to any combination of cards. The...
2012 / 10 / 15
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10 Amazing Blackjack Tips

Jack Goldstein

10 Amazing Blackjack Tips by Jack GoldsteinIf you enjoy a game of Blackjack in the casino (or online), but want to improve your chances of winning, there's a great deal of information you'll need to know. In this short guide, author Jack Goldstein aims to help you increase your odds, and offers strategies covering everything from which particular game to choose, when to hit, stand, split and double - and an introduction to the dark side of truly legal and simple card-counting that anyone can do. Included in this eBook are the tables you will need to memorise, showing you what you should do in response to any combination of cards. The...
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The Expert at the Card Table

S. W. Erdnase

The Expert at the Card Table by S. W. ErdnaseOriginally entitled Artifice Ruse and Subterfuge at the Card Table, is probably the most cited and referenced book about card gambling moves - a classic in the history of magic literature. A must read for any card magician or aspiring gambling expert and an indespensable reference book. While the authorship of this book is hotly debated we are convinced it was Edward Gallaway. (For a detailed work on the search for Erdnase see Hurt McDermott's Artifice, Ruse & Erdnase.)

[A copy of this book is also included in Michael McDougall's Card Mastery. This ebook is also available in a German translation.

This book was rated one of the ten basic books for a working library of conjuring by H. Adrian Smith,...

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The Right Way To Do Wrong

Harry Houdini

The Right Way To Do Wrong by Harry HoudiniThis is a fun book to read. Great stories about pickpockets, burglars, bunco men, thiefs, and others. Houdini collected interesting cases talking to detectives, and police chiefs. The book describes the methods used to scam innocent victims. Some of these schemes are still popular, which shows again, that one can learn a lot from the past.

published 1906 by Harry Houdini, Boston MA; later reprinted by Gamblers Book Club, Las Vegas; 96 pages

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  1. Preface
  2. Shot One - Income of a Criminal
  3. Shot Two - Professional Burglary
  4. Shot Three - Difficulties of Burglary
  5. Shot Four...
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Great Gambling Stories

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Great Gambling Stories by variousIf you love gambling and everything associated with it, or if you love reading about gambling you will cherish these stories, which are some of the greatest gambling stories ever told.

The Queen of Spades by Aleksandr Pushkin
The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County by Mark Twain
The Gambler by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
The Rocking-Horse Winner by D. H. Lawrence

Although these stories were not written with the intent to make you a better gambler, I firmly believe that indirectly they will. They will cause you to reflect on the psychology of gambling and its peculiar characters which...
2006 / 2 / 20
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Three Card Monte

Audley V. Walsh & John Scarne

Three Card Monte by Audley V. Walsh & John ScarneThis is a treatise on the sucker effects of the Three Card Monte. It starts with an intro by Nate Leipzig, includes a definition of gambling terms and goes on to explain moves, routines and schemes to work the Three Card Monte. John Scarne was a master in performing and demonstrating this sucker effect. Learn everything about it in this digital reproduction, either to be aware of the various ways this can be played and thus be protected, or to learn to perform it for entertainment purposes.

1st edition ~1930s, 42 pages.
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Real Guide to Formula One 2005

B. F. Smith

Real Guide to Formula One 2005 by B. F. SmithFormula 1 is the most exciting motor sport in the world, and with yet more rule changes, a new team, another new circuit and fantastic emerging racing talent, the 2005 Championship looks set to be one of the most challenging ever.

Make sure you don't miss a moment's enjoyment as this Real Guide explains it all from the inside out. Features include:

  • How the sport is run and all the major rules and regulations.
  • Driver profiles and race records.
  • Team profiles and reviews.
  • Race results and race reviews from 2004, plus details for 2005.
  • Circuit maps and descriptions - all you need to...
2008 / 10 / 27
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The Rules of Neighborhood Poker According to Hoyle

Stewart Wolpin

The Rules of Neighborhood Poker According to Hoyle by Stewart WolpinHere's a chance to learn the 200 real rules of poker, including descriptions of the characters, the right food and the wrong food to serve; betting strategies that keep players from losing too much too early; dealing, talking; and the dos and don'ts of a minimal standard of behavior.
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Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi

George H. Devol

Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. DevolThis is the story of a boy who ran away from home to become a cabin boy on a Mississippi riverboat at age ten. At fourteen he could stack a deck of cards. And for forty years after this point in time he bilked people from all walks of live, businessmen, thieves, soldiers, ... This is the fascinating story of the King of the Riverboat Gamblers.

1st edition, 1887, Devol & Haines, Cincinnati; reprinted, ?, Applewood Books, Bedford, Massachusetts; 300 pages.

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  1. A Religious Captain
  2. A Cold Deck
  3. A Woman With a Gun
  4. A Shrewd Trick
  5. A Paymaster's Bluff
  6. A Crazy Man
  7. A...
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Monte Carlo

Anonymous

Monte Carlo by AnonymousThis manual exposes cheating at gambling of all kinds including more than 100 methods of rigged machines, tables, dice, marked cards, sleight of hand and more.

From the preface:

The lack of knowledge on any one subject is not ignorance. You may be the smartest lawyer, the most brilliant doctor, a captain of finance, an intelligent banker, an educated scholar, and a gentleman in every walk of life, and still be a sucker in a poker game on an ocean liner with three other seeming gentlemen.

You would not go into a dynamite works or laboratory where they manufacture and compound dynamite,...

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Mysterien des Kartenspiels

Arthur Toskana

Mysterien des Kartenspiels by Arthur ToskanaDieses Buch ist in Deutsch verfaßt und ganz dem falschen Spiel mit Karten gewidmet. Es behandelt unter anderem Griffe wie das Falschmischen, Spielaustausch, präparierte Karten und Gehilfen.

Erstausgabe, 1900, Berlinische Verlagsanstalt; 53 pages.

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  1. Vorwort
  2. Die Geschichte der Karten und ihrer Spiele
  3. Die Volte
  4. Das Falschmischen
  5. Das Eskamotieren der Karten
  6. Das inkorrekte Abheben
  7. Das korrigierte Kartengeben
  8. Vorbereitete Spiele
  9. Karten-Präparationen
 
  1.    A. Gezeichnete Karten
  2.    B. Beschnittene Karten
  3.    C. Gebogene Karten
  4.    D. Durchstochene...
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Sharps and Flats

John Nevil Maskelyne

Sharps and Flats by John Nevil MaskelyneSharps and Flats is probably the most important early book on cheating devices and methods. Sharps being the cheaters and flats being the cheated, the mark. Maskelyne details among others, marked cards, holdouts (Kepplinger holdout), reflectors and manipulation. He describes not just cheating at the card table but also cheating with dice, cheating at Sporting houses, and at Roulette. The book is very thorough with many wonderful illustrations.

1st edition, 1894, Longmans, Green and Co., New York and London; reprinted, Gamblers Book Club, Las Vegas; 335 pages.

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The Woman's Guide to Gambling

John Scarne

The Woman's Guide to Gambling by John ScarneThis is a sound gambling primer covering Blackjack, Bingo, Poker, Craps, Gin, Lotteries and Sweepstakes, Horseracing, Keno, Numbers, Slot Machines and Roulette. John also touches in various places on cheating and game protection.

From the inside flap of the book:

If you are one of the 48 million American woman who gamble - whether in private homes, clubs, Bingo halls, gambling casinos, poker rooms, or at the racetrack, in the numbers game, or in lotteries - then John Scarne's The Woman's Guide to Gambling is the book written specifically for you. Mr. Scarne, the world's foremost expert...
2007 / 2 / 21
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Scarne's Guide to Modern Poker

John Scarne

Scarne's Guide to Modern Poker by John ScarneThis ebook can change your gambling future! John Scarne, who is widely recognized as greatest gambling expert, reveals the secrets and strategies you need to increase your enjoyment - and winnings - at the world's popular card game.

Scarne lays down the rules of all 117 forms of poker, including the latest variations, making this ebook invaluable as a source of new games and as the final arbiter of all disputes. Where at one time the ultimate verdict on rules was "according to Hoyle," today it is "according to Scarne." You will learn how to:
  • Bet like an expert.
  • Protect yourself from poker...
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Card Sharpers

Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin & William John Hilliar

Card Sharpers by Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin & William John HilliarSubtitled: Their tricks exposed or the art of always winning

Translated from the French of Robert-Houdin by William J. Hilliar. Robert-Houdin wrote this book primarily as an expose to reduce the number of people being cheated. He writes in his preface: "Enlighten the dupes and there will be no more cheats."

1st edition 1903; original 201 pages; PDF 145

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  1. PREFACE
  2. PUBLISHER'S NOTE

    CARD-SHARPERS

  3. A Dangerous Teacher
  4. CHAPTER I: The Modern Greeks
  5. CHAPTER II: The Greek Of The Fashionable World
  6. CHAPTER III: The Greek Of The Middle Class
  7. CHAPTER IV: The Greek...
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The Best Short Change Scam Ever

Devin Knight

The Best Short Change Scam Ever by Devin KnightThis is probably the best short-change swindle every created. In his younger years, Devin Knight worked at a carnival doing Robert Nelson's Horoscope Pitch. During his stint with the carnival, he met a professional short-change artist, who showed him the most ingenious short-change scam Devin had ever seen. It made the scammer $10.00 every time he walked into a store and bought an inexpensive item.

Devin was familiar with the sometimes crude short-change methods used by carnies, but he had never seen a swindle as sophisticated as this one. The scammer would very slowly and deliberately count...

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Loaded Dice

James Swain

Loaded Dice by James SwainSwain's fourth Tony Valentine novel (after 2003's Sucker Bet) starts out on a wacky, breezy note, but the horror of a threatened terrorist attack that develops in a subplot jars in a tale centered on the seedy world of gambling and more mundane crimes like (non-mass-) murder and robbery. Tony Valentine, a retired Atlantic City cop who helps gambling casinos catch swindlers, travels to Las Vegas to show three casino owners how blackjack players use a new high-tech device to cheat. He's also checking up on his feckless son Gerry, in town to learn about illegal card-counting so he can join Tony's...
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Sucker Bet

James Swain

Sucker Bet by James Swain

A hardened ex-cop with great instincts, a sharp eye, and a short fuse, Tony Valentine still catches crooks, but a very special breed of them. He nabs hustlers who rob casinos, and finds the fatal flaw that allowed the place to get ripped off in the first place. Sometimes that means biting the hand that feeds him, but Valentine isn't paid to sugarcoat the cold, hard truth. Along flashy strips and in seedy dives, if there's a game to be fixed, Valentine knows how to spot the tricks, the scams, the sleight of hand. And with his new case, there's definitely more on the table than meets the eye....

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52 Great Poker Tips: At Home, Tournament and Online

Lou Krieger

52 Great Poker Tips: At Home, Tournament and Online by Lou Krieger
  • Written by bestselling poker author Lou Krieger
  • Tips for every kind of poker situation: at home, online and at tournament
  • Covers Texas Hold 'Em, the world's most popular type of poker
  • Part of successful bestselling 52 Great Tips series
A leading poker guru gives you the essential tips to win at Texas Hold 'Em poker at any time, whether at home, at a tournament or playing online. Lou Krieger, author of the bestselling Poker Player's Bible, covers the basics, such as tips on when to fold, when to call, and when to raise, but also gives you insider tips to help you raise your game. The...
2015 / 1 / 20
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How Gamblers Win - Secrets of Advantage Playing

Gerritt M. Evans

How Gamblers Win - Secrets of Advantage Playing by Gerritt M. EvansThis is a pre-Erdnase description of moves and ruses to cheat at the card table by an unnamed 'retired professional'. However, Bart Whaley's research revealed that this retired professional was Gerrit M. Evans, that his real name was most likely Edward M. Grandin and that Evans/Grandin was not a professional gambler. (Bart is working on an upcoming book about Evans - The Mysterious Gambler.)

This ebook was created from the 1868 edition. There is also an earlier 1865 edition. The 1868 faked edition drops the name of the author who is, of course, Evans/Grandin, pretends that the "anonymous" author is a...

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Blue Book 1960

KC Card Co

Blue Book 1960 by KC Card CoJust 15 years after WWII, life was good. As the world rebuilt itself, prosperity reigned. Returning soldiers who needed an outlet to keep their competitive edge found what they were looking for in gambling. Neighborhood poker games, back-alley craps, and illegal casinos were everywhere if you knew where to look. Grifters followed the money trail, too, and not all of them relied on skill. Many used devices such as holdouts, shiners, gaffed cards and crooked dice to ensure that they fleeced the lambs just as surely as if the marks openly handed their cash to the swindler.

Catering to the demand...

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Gamblers' Tricks with Cards

J. H. Green

Gamblers' Tricks with Cards by J. H. GreenScores of street scams, swindles, and card table ruses are explained in this 163 page ebook, guaranteed to separate a sucker from his money just as quickly today as when this tome was first written in the mid-1800s. Don't read this book to cheat -- instead, get it for protection so you don't become a victim.

This a fascinating study, filled with accounts of colorful, larger-than-life characters. Some were victims, others turned the tables and made suckers out of the swindlers. The author, "a reformed gambler," goes beyond playing cards to detail the inside work on thimbles (the precursor...

2016 / 10 / 21
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Scarne's Encyclopedia of Card Games

John Scarne

Scarne's Encyclopedia of Card Games by John ScarneThis encyclopedia is the essential, all-inclusive guide to card playing. Here is everything you ever wanted to know about the histories and variations of the world's most popular card games:
  • Draw Poker & Stud Poker
  • Bridge, Whist & Euchre
  • Canasta, Pinochle, Cribbage, Hearts & All-Fours
  • Baccarat, Chemin de Fer, Card Craps, Quince, Black Jack, Faro, Monte & Bezique
  • Solitaire, Old Maid & Others
Plus you will learn many card games for children and families, odds and probabilities of getting the hands you want. There is also a solid chapter on how to detect cheating, a complete glossary...
2007 / 11 / 14
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Smart Keno Play

Keith L. Hall & Ronald L. Vikmyhr

Smart Keno Play by Keith L. Hall & Ronald L. VikmyhrThis new ebook edition of Smart Keno Play is the only keno book on the market written by an actual Keno millionaire. The authors of this ebook have worked in every aspect of the Las Vegas Keno industry for decades.

Smart Keno Play will take you through the game starting with the game's earliest beginnings and work it's way through comprehensive, easy to understand instruction of all the various ticket types that can be played. This is not a "methods" ebook selling an "Easy way to beat the system", although it does include some playing methods for you to try. It is a highly educational reference...

2008 / 10 / 27
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The Winner's Guide to Dating: What I learned about love and sex from playing Texas Hold 'em

Randall Klitz

The Winner's Guide to Dating: What I learned about love and sex from playing Texas Hold 'em by Randall KlitzThis little gem of a book consists of five chapters - with prudent advice backed up by years of painful observation and field work. Are you a winner?
  • Does everyone you know seem to be having more sex than you?
  • Do your facial expressions give away your intentions?
  • Do you know when to "cut your losses?"
This book will help you "tilt the odds" in your favor every time you date.

Illustrations by Muriel Alvarez.

1st edtion 2007; 63 pages.

2008 / 12 / 28
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The Only Poker Book You'll Ever Need

John Wenzel

The Only Poker Book You'll Ever Need by John WenzelThe Only Poker Book You'll Ever Need makes picking up the smartest tips and slyest tricks a cinch. In a brief, to-the-point format, this plucky guide helps readers master the basics of play and use poker probability and psychology to the best advantage. This savvy, straight-shooting handbook explains the ins and outs of the most popular poker games; the vitals on betting, bluffing, and blinds; the secrets to zeroing-in on other players' tells; and so many more tips and strategies. Whether a novice is planning her first at-home poker party or a card shark is craving casino action, this book is...
2012 / 2 / 23
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The Slang of Poker

Tom Dalzell

The Slang of Poker by Tom DalzellThis entertaining ebook provides a compendium of traditional poker slang as well as the new vocabulary of online poker and jargon from high-stakes tournaments. The game's impact on American history and language is dealt with throughout. Illustrations.
2014 / 1 / 12
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Craps for Low Rollers

Alan K. Long

Craps for Low Rollers by Alan K. LongThis is a Craps Championship winning strategy.

This is an ebook about "how to win" at playing craps. It covers all of the basics of the game so you will have a working knowledge of the table layout and various bets. Many of the craps wagers that you see players make are sucker bets and don’t apply to this winning strategy. Yes, the house can be beaten on a regular basis!

Twenty five chapters of do's and dont's with full color examples including an explanation of why this winning strategy works. You will pay for this ebook with the first roll of the dice!

If you are a beginner or new...

2012 / 2 / 22
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Automatic Poker: A Short Stacker's Guide To Winning Poker

Jim James

Automatic Poker: A Short Stacker's Guide To Winning Poker by Jim JamesLearning online cash game poker is traditionally done through trial and error and by reading a hodgepodge of poker books, articles, and forums. Your average person will burn through a sizable amount of money in their attempt to become a winning player. A few will succeed, but the vast majority will fail. Automatic Poker takes a different approach by allowing inquisitive players to avoid the pitfalls of complicated deep stacked poker while learning. Within these pages you will find all the information required to build a strong and repeatable poker game. Imagine a hobby that can one day make...
2013 / 5 / 15
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Chiapelli's Live Poker Strategies (2nd Edition)

Larry Chiapelli

Chiapelli's Live Poker Strategies (2nd Edition) by Larry ChiapelliSynopsis:

Learn how to play and win at the game of poker! Chiapelli's Live Poker Strategies, a book written for novice and experienced players alike, features live poker games like Seven Card Stud, Omaha, and Texas Hold'em.

Understanding the fundamentals of heavily popularized and celebrity-studded games of poker doesn't have to be an impossible or difficult feat. Written for the average person, this unique book is guaranteed to both entertain and educate any player worldwide.

Included are modern, easy-to-follow illustrations on winning poker hands as well as new topics that often go unaddressed...
2013 / 5 / 25
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Blackjack: A Champion's Guide

Dario De Toffoli

Blackjack: A Champion's Guide by Dario De ToffoliIt's fun to play, but it's even more fun to win. Play the game, but don't let the game play you...
2013 / 6 / 24
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Make a Million from Online Poker: The Surefire Way to Profit from the Internet's Coolest Game

Nigel Goldman

Make a Million from Online Poker: The Surefire Way to Profit from the Internet's Coolest Game by Nigel GoldmanEvery year, billions of dollars are up for grabs in online poker rooms, and the number of people playing on the internet is growing at an astonishing rate. But for many, it's a struggle to keep up with more experienced players; all too often, the money ends up going the wrong way. Whether you're a complete novice or an old hand, this ebook will show you how to succeed at the game that has swept the nation. From understanding poker terminology, probability, odds, raising, and bluffing, to developing strategic skills, the author guides you through every stage of the game, equipping you with the...
2014 / 3 / 7
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Poker: Players and Wannabes

James Wood

Poker: Players and Wannabes by James WoodI have written this humorous gamblers tale for people who think they know all there is about Poker and still can't win. You will enjoy this story about a young man's trials and tribulations endured while learning the game of Poker and living the game of Life. You will become a better player just by learning from his dumb-ass mistakes...
2008 / 11 / 29
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The Manual of The Three Shell Game

Eddie Joseph

The Manual of The Three Shell Game by Eddie JosephThis is one of the best explanations of the Three Shell Game or Thimble Rig including 24 moves and 3 full routines. Jack Lamonte has drawn 86 clear illustrations to make studying the moves and routines a lot easier.

From the introduction

The Shell Game is essentially a close-up effect. It has no appeal, we admit, beyond the intimate range, but when demonstrated within its rightful sphere it commands a peculiar fascination.

1st edition 1959, 30 pages; 1st digital edition 2013, 49 pages.

2013 / 5 / 4
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Why Gamblers Win

John Philip Quinn

Why Gamblers Win by John Philip QuinnThis booklet was most likely published around 1920 and describes a number of games of chance and how they are being rigged or operated to cheat:
  • Dice
  • Three Card Monte
  • Shell Game
  • Faro
  • Drop Case
  • Paddle Wheel
  • The O'Leary Belt
  • The Striker
  • Upright Roulette Wheel
  • Bee Hive
  • Spindles
2015 / 1 / 29
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Carnival Games Exposed

Stephen Ablett

Carnival Games Exposed by Stephen AblettHave you ever wanted to win that stuffed toy at the fair? Would you like to impress that special someone with your skills? This ebook contains the secrets to many of the most popular carnival, midway and arcade games, along with advice on how to beat them. From the Basketball Toss to Hoopla. Cover the Spot to High Striker. The answers are all here!

The ebook is 68 pages, colour throughout with pictures for every game. It also includes five pages of construction tips for building the games.

1st edition 2015, 68 pages.

2015 / 8 / 20
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Powerful Profits From Blackjack

Victor H. Royer

Powerful Profits From Blackjack by Victor H. RoyerSolid Advice From A Casino Industry Insider

In this outstanding, fully updated guide to winning at blackjack, gambling columnist and consultant Victor H. Royer provides a wealth of tips and step-by-step techniques for enhancing the casino gaming experience and becoming a more knowledgeable and more successful player. With methods proven on casino floors around the world, he guides you through the basics of blackjack, from knowing when to split cards and when to stand pat to the finer points of betting for maximum success. Powerful Profits from Blackjack can increase your odds of winning and...

2014 / 11 / 22
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