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A Guide to Gambling For Gamers - Steve Dent's PDF Files

A story of greed, deceit, greed, power, deception, and murder unfold between a powerful mafia boss and a recently bankrupt casino executive as they compete over a casino empire. The stakes are high: not only do they have to defeat each other to gain control of the casino that they both secretly own, but the results of the battle is going to have an impact on their business and their lives. When the tables begin to turn, one person's life is changed forever. This book is a fast read with tons of action.

"Joker Seven: The Making of America's Most Prosperous Casino" tells the story of James Bond's top casino-boss enemy, J in Strasser. This is the first Bond book I've read, but it was well worth the investment. Rich with details and great character development, this is the type of book you will put down and pick up again to read later, since it keeps you entertained from start to finish. In a nutshell, this is a must-read for all lovers of casino games and gambling machines.

James Bond is a master of the casino games and the game concept behind them. He sets the scene in Mumblerock, Poland where he visits a world-renowned casino to win the biggest jackpot in history. The huge quantity of money involved, the speed at which the jackpot can be won (at least for now), and also the fact that there are no real odds involved - these components combine to make the world of casino games exciting and incredibly attractive to enthusiasts of gaming systems and statistics. J ivin, however, is also a master at keeping competitors at bay, putting out his plan in detail to foil every probable gamblers' attempt to foil his.


The storyline centers around J in and his plans to take over Mumblerock. To do so, he needs to win the greatest slot machines in the world... and to do that he needs help from three daughters of the late Comrade Bob who owned the land that Mumblerock rests on, and one daughter that are absolutely mad about her mother's neglect of her. However, the least of the issues for J in is the coming of his old buddy from college Artie, who happens to be about the case also. On the way, Artie comes to understand some very important facts about the world of gambling... like how to spot a fantastic spot on the slot machines, the way to beat the odds, and how to win the big jackpots. In general, this book is a fun ride for casino and slot machine aficionados of all ages. A must-read for those looking for an entertaining casino action/apology yarn.

Another book that takes a look at casino games and their corresponding mechanics is The House Edge Solution by Steve Dent. The premise of this book is that while playing casino games, we human psychology enables us to perceive the match results as having"holes" in them - what Dent describes as the"house advantage." Our analytical minds figure that if we could get an edge - a better home advantage - on any given spin of the wheel, then we're going to walk away with far more money than we came in with. This is not really such a new concept, though it has only recently caught on in the mainstream (and legitimate casino scene. And Steve Dent supplies the explanation why this notion works...

After discussing the arbitrary number games in previous books, this one goes to the popular casino games of poker, blackjack, slots, baccarat, and other table games. It touches on the various approaches people take to playing these games, including some very good examples of bluffing that are presented in detail. Also, learning how to read casino jargon and other approaches that casino game players employ is coated.

In a book that talks about casino games and the house edge, Steve Dent makes a solid case that using less house advantage, normally, when playing a game of poker will lead to more money won for the casino. Using the standard deviation for th

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