This is Gambling

This is Gambling

by Nick Constable
     
 

Throughout recorded history, people have placed wagers on all manner of unpredictable outcomes. This Is Gambling studies this particular human tendency in detail to discover exactly what's so addictive about placing a bet. An objective investigation covering all levels of society, this book, complete with photographs, delves into the world of betting shops, casinos,…  See more details below

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Throughout recorded history, people have placed wagers on all manner of unpredictable outcomes. This Is Gambling studies this particular human tendency in detail to discover exactly what's so addictive about placing a bet. An objective investigation covering all levels of society, this book, complete with photographs, delves into the world of betting shops, casinos, and football pools, telling the facts as they are and giving insight into the attraction of beating the odds. This nonjudgmental guide also describes the pitfalls of every form of gambling practiced today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781860744952
Publisher:
Sanctuary Publishing
Publication date:
08/10/2003
Pages:
199
Product dimensions:
5.08(w) x 7.79(h) x 0.62(d)

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