Beat the dealer : a winning strategy for the game of by Edward O. Thorp

By Edward O. Thorp

The ebook That Made Las Vegas switch the Rules
Over a million Copies in Print

Edward O. Thorp is the daddy of card counting, and in this vintage guide he stocks the innovative aspect process that has been effectively utilized by specialist and novice card avid gamers for generations. This booklet offers:

o   an outline of the elemental ideas of the game
o   confirmed profitable innovations starting from uncomplicated to advanced
o   easy methods to triumph over on line casino counter measures
o   how you can spot cheating 
o   charts and tables that sincerely illustrate key concepts

a desirable learn and an imperative source for profitable sizeable, Beat the Dealer is the bible for avid gamers of this online game of chance.
**Bring those concepts into the on line casino: Perforated playing cards integrated within the book**  

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Maybe it was the efficient Russian in him, but he’d always kept his dreams accessible. Nearly ten years later, he was hearing the Uston story once again, through the words of a strangely engaging young man in an MIT classroom. And this time around, Semyon wasn’t too young for casinos—or the money locked away in the casinos’ famous cages. As Victor finished his speech, returning again to his perch on the edge of the desk, Semyon could feel the heat in the room. Victor had won them all over, turned every one of them on, and it was just a matter of showing them where to sign.

Other than Owen, he’d hardly spoken two words to anyone else on the fledgling team. Owen had become his main practice partner, and they’d met twice a week at a local bar to talk cards over chicken wings and cheap beer. He liked Owen, though he barely knew any more about the scruffy kid than he learned from his first conversation in the MIT classroom. Owen never seemed to go to any classes, never talked about his past, and didn’t seem to have any real friends or social life beyond their card-counting sessions.

He knew that in Vegas, someone was always watching. The truth was, that thrilled him way more than it frightened. Let them watch. Semyon set his jaw and yanked open the door to the stall. Then he straightened his two-hundred-thousand-dollar jacket over his shoulders and headed on his way. Let them fucking watch. CHAPTER 6 The Mirage Las Vegas, Nevada T he heat took him completely by surprise. Searing, arid, a blast so sudden and vicious it knocked Semyon back on his heels, nearly sending him colliding into a Japanese family that had surreptitiously taken up position right behind him and were now furiously taking photos.

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