If You Look Around The Table And You Can T Tell Who The Sucker Is, It S You.On Any Given Friday Night, Hundreds Of Thousands Of Americans Men And Women Alike Pile Into Kitchens, Garages, And Backrooms To Play Their Weekly Poker Game From Basement Games In The Suburbs To Illegal Gambling Clubs In New York City To The High Stakes World Series Of Poker In Las Vegas, Andy Bellin Has Anted Up With Some Of The World S Greatest Players In Poker Nation, He Takes Us On A Raucous Journey Into The Shut Up And Deal World Of Professional Poker.Even If You Don T Know The Difference Between A Flop And A River Card Or You Do Know Exactly What It Means To Have The Nuts Bellin Is Your Ace In The Hole As You Navigate This Uniquely American Terrain Look Over His Shoulder As He Learns To Count Cards, Read A Legendary Player S Body Language, Hang In There When The Chips Are Down, And, Yes, Take His Beatings Like A Man Watch What Goes On Behind The Scenes In Illegal Poker Clubs Found In Every Major City In The Country Meet The Colorful Personalities And Skewed Psyches Of The Players, The Dreamers, Hustlers, Eccentrics, And Hucksters Who Are All Part Of This Strange Subculture.Part Memoir, Part Expos , Part How To Or How Not To , Poker Nation Takes A Frank And Funny Look At One Of America S Enduring Obsessions It S A Sure Bet.
[Ebook] Poker Nation: A High-Stakes, Low-Life Adventure into the Heart of a Gambling Country By Andy Bellin – Chainnews.us
- 272 pages
- Poker Nation: A High-Stakes, Low-Life Adventure into the Heart of a Gambling Country
- Andy Bellin
- 07 June 2018 Andy Bellin