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Medallion Media Group, Jul 1, 2011 - Biography & Autobiography - 323 pages
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In this intimate profile of an unlikely poker champion, the life story of Yang is laid out--from his difficult Hmong childhood to his success as a professional poker player.
 

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Contents

The Longest of Long Shots
1
1 In the Shadow of Vietnam
13
2 The Hmong Tom Sawyer
29
3 I Can Do This
42
4 Vegas or Bust
50
5 A NotSoDistant Thunder
62
6 Escape
72
7 Two Tournaments One Prize
83
15 A Place Where People Went to Die
180
16 The Happiest Day
190
17 Free at Last
200
18 On the Cusp of a Dream
209
19 Landing in Paradise
220
20 Im All In
232
21 This Is America?
244
22 The Jerry Yang Show
255

8 Between the Rio and the Roach Motel
92
9 Through the Jungle
106
10 Caught
118
11 Across the Mekong
133
12 I Actually Belong Here
146
13 An Improbable Climb
158
The Final Table
164
23 Reaching for the American Dream
268
24 It All Comes Down to This
280
The Heart of a Champion
287
Jerrys Winning Poker Strategies
292
Acknowledgments
307
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About the author (2011)

Jerry Yangis a psychologist and a former social worker who worked with at-risk children for several years. He lives in Fresno, California.Mark Tabbis the author and coauthor of more than 20 books, includingMistaken Identity,A Promise to Ourselves, andThe Unusual Suspect. He lives in Indiana. 

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