The Game of Draw Poker

The Game of Draw Poker

by G.R. Williamson
     
 

An article on the brief history of Draw Poker - born and bred in the USA. In many ways the game is as American as, well mom and apple pie.
The article describes the first book on draw poker rules written by John W. Keller in 1887 and the effect it had on making the game a world-wide phenomena. It races the lineage to the game that would eventually become the…  See more details below

Overview

An article on the brief history of Draw Poker - born and bred in the USA. In many ways the game is as American as, well mom and apple pie.
The article describes the first book on draw poker rules written by John W. Keller in 1887 and the effect it had on making the game a world-wide phenomena. It races the lineage to the game that would eventually become the wildly-popular, Texas Holdem'.
A great quick read on the origin of draw poker.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014636117
Publisher:
Indian Head Publishing
Publication date:
06/25/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
211 KB

Meet the Author

G.R. Williamson is a historical writer who lives in Kerrville. His book, The Texas Pistoleers on Ben Thompson and King Fisher was published in 2011. He published Frontier Gambling in 2012 and is working on a book about Willis Newton – The Last Texas Outlaw.

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