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Cowboys Full : the Story of Poker

Author: James McManus
Publisher: Macmillan Audio, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Once called the cheater's game, the author shows how poker has become a mostly honest contest of cunning, mathematical precision, and luck. He traces the story of poker from its roots in China to its ascent as a global phenomenon. Along the way, he introduces the reader to every major poker variant, profiles the game's most famous (and notorious) players and examines its remarkable hold on culture in countless poker  Read more...
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: James McManus
ISBN: 9781427207999 1427207992
OCLC Number: 671270587
Description: 480 pages : illustrations
Responsibility: James McManus.

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Once called the cheater's game, the author shows how poker has become a mostly honest contest of cunning, mathematical precision, and luck. He traces the story of poker from its roots in China to its ascent as a global phenomenon. Along the way, he introduces the reader to every major poker variant, profiles the game's most famous (and notorious) players and examines its remarkable hold on culture in countless poker novels, movies, and plays.

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