Winning at Internet Poker for Dummies

Winning at Internet Poker for Dummies

by Mark Harlan, Chris Derossi
     
 

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Take poker online the fun and easy way!

Five years ago, 50 million people were playing poker recreationally or professionally. Now that number is more than 100 million, including a huge influx of young people. Online betting is up nearly four-fold over the past year, with total wagers running over $30 billion. Winning at Internet Poker For Dummies provides

Overview

Take poker online the fun and easy way!

Five years ago, 50 million people were playing poker recreationally or professionally. Now that number is more than 100 million, including a huge influx of young people. Online betting is up nearly four-fold over the past year, with total wagers running over $30 billion. Winning at Internet Poker For Dummies provides the lowdown on the hottest game around, highlighting the best sites and virtual games and showing how to make secure online bets. The book covers setting up an account, securing funds, navigating a basic online poker game, using Internet abbreviations and lingo, observing online poker etiquette, playing popular online poker games such as Texas Hold 'Em and Omaha, devising a winning strategy, and participating in tournaments.

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"easy-to-follow guide" and also "great value" (The Manx Independent, July 2006)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764578335
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/21/2005
Series:
For Dummies Series
Pages:
268
Sales rank:
1,172,236
Product dimensions:
6.22(w) x 9.12(h) x 0.57(d)

Meet the Author

Mark "The Red" Harlan and Chris Derossi are avid poker players and the masterminds behind the next-generation poker software licensed to Gamesgrid.com.

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