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Hunting Fish; Getting Lucky – Two Fine Books on Poker, People, Places

Hunting Fish; Getting Lucky – Two Fine Books on Poker, People, Places

Shane Smith November 10, 2012 0

The world of poker is getting larger and doesn’t seem to be close to the end of its growth spurt. More people are playing, more states and nations are in action and it seems

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Feist, Steele Football Betting Books Packed With Stats, History

Feist, Steele Football Betting Books Packed With Stats, History

Shane Smith November 10, 2012 0

Annually, two football betting resources get much of the attention from those handicappers who wish to check past history and for the specialists who look for streaks, patterns or trends. They are Jim Feist’s

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Innovative Poker Tournament Book by Snyder a Valuable Tool

Innovative Poker Tournament Book by Snyder a Valuable Tool

Shane Smith November 10, 2012 0

Arnold Snyder, better known for books on blackjack (Blackbelt in Blackjack, The Big Book of Blackjack) has a solid follow up to his most recent text on poker (Internet Casinos & Poker Rooms), with

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Teasers and Totals; Lawrence’s Black Book Great Betting Time-savers

Teasers and Totals; Lawrence’s Black Book Great Betting Time-savers

Shane Smith November 10, 2012 0

Once the regular football season begins, one factor bettors often run out of is the time to research the games. To speed up handicapping, to help you look ahead are two fine time-saving resources

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Bob Frederick Books Provide College, Pro Football Angles

Bob Frederick Books Provide College, Pro Football Angles

Shane Smith November 10, 2012 0

There are many among the millions who bet football who just like concise past histories on which to base their wagers. If for example, a bettor knows that the Philadelphia Eagles are 6-1 against

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Fischman’s Online Ace; Isaacs’ I’m Not Bluffing New at GBC

Fischman’s Online Ace; Isaacs’ I’m Not Bluffing New at GBC

Shane Smith November 10, 2012 0

Chris Ferguson says Scott Fischman “is the perfect person to teach online poker, that he is a guy who, in fact, can train you for anything — from your local home game to the

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Football Books, Magazines from Steele, Lawrence Arrive at GBC

Football Books, Magazines from Steele, Lawrence Arrive at GBC

Shane Smith November 10, 2012 0

Like the thundering hoofs of a fast-charging Western posse here come the football books and magazines. They’re in time, too because the 2006 pro and college football season is just over the horizon. Among

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Devilfish and Hilger Add to Quality of Hot Poker Book Arrivals

Devilfish and Hilger Add to Quality of Hot Poker Book Arrivals

Shane Smith November 10, 2012 0

Like an exciting, electric light show, the parade of fascinating, illuminating poker books continues as the most exciting time of the year arrives for players and fans — World Series of Poker action. Among

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Pointspread Playbook; Iskoe Reports; Gold Sheet Magazine at GBC Now

Pointspread Playbook; Iskoe Reports; Gold Sheet Magazine at GBC Now

Shane Smith November 10, 2012 0

Are you ready for the 2006 pro and college football season? Of course not. Baseball’s still rolling. Basketball and hockey are finally winding down. And the heart of summer’s heat hasn’t hit us yet,

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Chance, Coincidence, Luck Continue to Fascinate Players

Chance, Coincidence, Luck Continue to Fascinate Players

Shane Smith November 10, 2012 0

Throughout history (and perhaps even more today), chance, coincidence and luck have fascinated both professional and recreational gamblers. Perhaps it’s because throughout history winning and losing battles, fortunes and “saving face” in the midst

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