The Odds Against Me by John Scarne

(c. 1966) (Submit Review) (Submit Update)

Details: John Scarne was an American magician and book author who was particularly adept at playing card manipulation. He became known as an expert on cards and other games, and authored a number of popular books on cards, gambling, and related topics.

Contents:

  • Meeting My First Card Cheats
  • A Postgraduate Course in Marked Cards and Crooked Dice
  • Fire Eaters, Sword Swallowers, and Carnival Gyps
  • Meeting the Racket Bosses of the Roaring Twenties
  • Fooling America’s Greatest Magicians
  • My Psychic Experiences with Harry Houdini
  • A Bet with the Secret Service and a Performance for President Roosevelt
  • My $5,000 Challenge to the Magicians of the World
  • Gambling in the Army in World War II and What I Did About It
  • Beating the Black Jack and Baccarat Tables: My $100,000 Challenge
  • Adviser to Conrad Hilton on Gambling at the Caribe Hilton Casino in Puerto Rico
  • Gambling in More Ways Than One in the Cuban Revolution
  • My Gambling Mission to Panama and My Senate Appearance
  • Appendix
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
  • Pages: 537
  • Location: New York, USA
  • Edited by: An Autobiography
  • Dimensions: 6″x9″
  • Date: 1966
  • Binding: hardbound

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