Kiss the competition goodbye! Learn to raise your game with DK's KISS Guide to Gambling. Find out all about the history and origins of gambling. Develop your skills in top casino games, including blackjack, bingo, keno, and roulette. Learn how the rules and regulations vary internationally. Pick up tips on etiquette, insurance, and winning strategies for various games. Master the secrets of picking the games with the best odds. Discover how to minimize your losses and maintain winning streaks. The Keep It Simple Series is the new standard in how-to books! Written by leading experts, each book includes full-color photographs and illustrations throughout, making these the first and only truly accessible guides for beginners. The KISS format is designed to help readers build confidence from the start, and learn gradually and thoroughly to the very last page. Much more than introductions to various subjects, these inspiring and innovative books are the ones that readers can trust!
|Publisher:||DK Publishing, Inc.|
|Series:||Keep It Simple Series|
|Product dimensions:||7.40(w) x 9.22(h) x 1.09(d)|
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I read alot about everything and anything......I also gamble. This guide is very good for the beginner and anyone that wants to limit their losses(I prefer to make money and approach this as a JOB). You should do the same.....read this book and 'memorize' it. I thought the chapters on Blackjack were very helpful. Blackjack is the only game that should be played in a casino and this book has most all the info you need to play correctly........I strongly suggest the book Blackjack The Smartway by Richard Harvey
Notwithstanding the fact that this is a beginner's guide, it may well transfigure you into an advanced gamer with the bankroll of a whale. This is a must-buy book for the serious gambler, as it will help him or her in gaining important knowledge in the basics of gambling. The buyer should avoid swallowing the book whole. Rather it's pages ought to be chewed up several times, its taste lingered on as a connoisseur lingers on the taste of the finest wine, the information obtained in its entirety. Then, the reader should go back to his or her greatest interest, reading it yet again for clarity. As soon as it's decided on what subject the reader wants to become an expert, the extensive bibliography provided should be considerable to the reader's want for further reading. I chose Poker, more specifically Texas Hold'em. However, Its poker section is rather limited. If you think this will be your specialty, avoid the book. I recommend this book for the novice gamer wanting to become an expert.