Poker

Poker : Bets, Bluffs and Bad Beats

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Depicts a subculture rich with legend - from the no-limits Hold'em game to the late 20th-century World Championships in Las Vegas. Its terminology underpins modern life: Alvarez tells us "passing the buck" came from the baize table, as did "bluff", "above board", and "something up your sleeve".show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 240 pages
  • 230 x 242 x 20mm | 821.02g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0747553777
  • 9780747553779

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