Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win (READ)

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Summary Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win Jon Bradshaw ´ 5 review Read ¹ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Jon Bradshaw Have come away with their pockets filled and their sense of infallibility intact The dramatic descriptions of the ambience and the games are riveti. Not really a travel book like the rest of the Vintage Departures line but an examination of another culture just the same Bradshaw profiles six men with something in common they are all hustlers that is gamblers who make a living by their wits The range here is great including the tennis player Bobby Riggs and backgammon great Tim Holland as well as traditional gamblers Minnesota Fats pool Pug Pearson and Johnny Moss poker and Titanic Thompson proposition But these were just what these men were best at they all exceeded at almost every game they undertook golf being an extremely common one for each Bradshaw was a gifted writer His style makes this book difficult to place down the subject makes it nigh impossible

Summary Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always WinFast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win

Summary Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win Jon Bradshaw ´ 5 review Read ¹ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Jon Bradshaw Poker players Johnny Moss Pug Pearson and Titanic Thompson; tennis player Bobby Riggs; pool player Minnesota Fats; and backgammon player Tim Holland. This book from 1975 is a last hurrah of the titans of gambling s early 20th Century American heydey The book examines the lives of hustlers gamblers and proposition bettors of yore Puggy Pearson poker Bobby Riggs tennis Minnesota Fats pool Tim Holland backgammon Johnny Moss pokerpool and Titanic Thompson the pope of prop bets allowing them to tell their own historiesBradshaw does great research filling in the spaces between the oral histories of the hustlers the overall conseuence of this effort being a real insight into the daily living of on the margin Americans from the depression era on up to the canonization of Vegas as the sole gambling standard and outlet in the States I got a real sense that betting gambling and propositions were much prevalent and a part of the workingman s lifestyle than the mo Očevi i oci yore Puggy Pearson poker Bobby Riggs tennis Minnesota Fats pool Tim Holland backgammon Johnny Moss pokerpool and Titanic Thompson the pope of prop bets allowing them to tell their own historiesBradshaw does great research filling in the spaces between the oral histories of the hustlers the overall conseuence of this effort being a real insight into the daily living of on the margin Americans from the depression era on up to the canonization of Vegas as the sole gambling standard and outlet in the States I got a real sense that betting gambling and propositions were much prevalent and a part of the workingman s lifestyle than the mo

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Summary Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win Jon Bradshaw ´ 5 review Read ¹ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Jon Bradshaw Ng but intriguingly Jon Bradshaw deftly probes these gamblers’ minds and hearts as he attempts to define what makes some men winners and most lose. Each individual profile is interesting but follows the same flow so it gets repetitive Still an insightful look at the mindset of a gambler


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    Read ¹ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Jon Bradshaw Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win (READ) Jon Bradshaw ´ 5 review Well four out of six always won anyway

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    Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win (READ) Jon Bradshaw ´ 5 review This book from 1975 is a last hurrah of the titans of gambling's early 20th Century American heydey The book examines the lives of hustlers gamblers and proposition bettors of yore Puggy Pearson poker Bobby Riggs tennis Minnesota Fats pool T

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    Read ¹ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Jon Bradshaw Jon Bradshaw ´ 5 review Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win (READ) An undiscovered gem of a non fiction book Six portrayals of great gamblers and no it's not a contradiction Bobby Riggs tennis Johnny Moss poker Puggy Pearson poker Titanic Thompson everything Minnesota Fats pool of course and Tim Holland golf and backgammon The six chapters are like perfect New Yorker profiles colorful interesting and insigh

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    Summary Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win Read ¹ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Jon Bradshaw Jon Bradshaw ´ 5 review Not really a travel book like the rest of the Vintage Departures line but an examination of another culture just the same Bradshaw profiles six men with something in common–they are all hustlers that is gamblers who make a living by their wits The range here is great including the tennis player Bobby Riggs and backgammon great Tim Hollan

  5. says: Summary Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win Read ¹ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Jon Bradshaw Jon Bradshaw ´ 5 review

    Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win (READ) Each individual profile is interesting but follows the same flow so it gets repetitive Still an insightful look at the mindset of a gambler

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    Read ¹ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Jon Bradshaw Jon Bradshaw ´ 5 review Summary Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win Profiles of 6 gamblers

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    Read ¹ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Jon Bradshaw Jon Bradshaw ´ 5 review Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win (READ) Not just about poker but lots of good old school poker info here

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  • Paperback
  • 256
  • Fast Company How Six Master Gamblers Defy the Odds and Always Win
  • Jon Bradshaw
  • English
  • 24 February 2019
  • 9781843440130