The Complete Illustrated Guide to Gambling

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Doubleday, 1964 - Gambling - 352 pages
World-wide survey of the art of gambling, in all its forms. The psychology of the dedicated gambler is examined. Over 400 illustrations.

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Contents

The gambler and his motives
8
Gambling through the ages
28
The games people play
52
The games people watch
80
What are the odds?
104
Seven come eleven
128
Take a card
148
Win place or show
180
Lucky numbers
228
The profession of gambling
256
Famous gambling centers
282
Famous gamblers
306
Glossary of gambling terms
326
Gambling around the world
330
Index
346
Illustration credits
352

Faites vos jeux
206

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