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Win or lose : a social history of gambling in America

Author: Stephen Longstreet
Publisher: Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill, ©1977.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Longstreet, Stephen, 1907-2002.
Win or lose.
Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill, ©1977
(OCoLC)654600285
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Longstreet
ISBN: 0672522535 9780672522536
OCLC Number: 3366910
Description: xiii, 268 pages, [8] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. A Las Vegas weekend. --
2. In the beginning. --
3. Gambling on the Mississippi. --
4. Saratoga in the season. --
5. Gambling in the West. --
6. Deadlier than the male. --
7. The fighting dog. --
8. The Police Gazette. --
9. Roll them dice. --
10. Gamblers hall of fame. --
11. Twentieth-century gambling. --
12. Horse-racing primer. --
13. Poker. --
14. The Chinese connection. --
15. A short course in betting. --
16. Bingo. --
17. Numbers. --
18. Nick the Greek. --
Appendix: the gambler on the couch. --
Gambling terms.
Responsibility: Stephen Longstreet.

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