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ISBN 100517245469
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Jun 14,  · John Scarne, the preeminent authority on the gaming industry, has written the authoritative book on the subject of dice and dice games. Many years ago I bought Scarne’s book on gambling but now as a sub novice, want to learn more about craps and related games and their history, this book has it all. It was a wise purchase.5/5(2). Jan 01,  · 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.4/5. During WW2, soldiers and sailors enjoyed playing dice, but were often fleeced by con men and cheaters. Magician John Scarne came to their rescue, offering advice for playing as well as for spotting tricks and cheats in his columns in Yank Magazine. This book was first published in See for guides: dominoes, backgammon, more. John Scarne (/ ˈ s k ɑːr n i /; March 4, – July 7, ) was an American magician and 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 Orlando Carmelo Scarnecchia, March 4, , .

Aug 28,  · Author of dozens of books on the subject, Scarne collected and distilled everything he knew in this, the most comprehensive book on gambling ever written. Since its publication in and subsequent new editions, Scarne's New Complete Guide to Gambling has been far and away the best-selling book of its kind.5/5(2). Dec 19,  · Scarne was often proclaimed by experts, magicians and editors of the time as the greatest card manipulator of all time. He was an expert at poker, blackjack, backgammon and any other game played at casinos. Scarne's famous card trick was Brand: Coachwhip Publications. Scarne on Dice by John Scarne. For the system player, there is a full evaluation of all the known systems, especially Scarne's own Bank Crap system. The book also covers popular dice games other than craps, including Backgammon, Chuck-A-Luck, The Cross on the Cage, Crown and Anchor, Klondike, Raffles, Poker Dice, Baseball and many more. Get this from a library! Scarne on dice. [John Scarne] -- World War II era how-to book written for sailors and soldiers who enjoyed gambling and playing craps. The author tackled topics such as money management, official rules, correct odds, hustlers and.

John Scarne, considered the world's foremost authority on gambling, gives the reader an insider's look at the world of dice in this newly revised edition of his classic, Scarne on history of modern dice is reviewed, and all aspects of the most popular dice games are Rating: % positive. Scarne On Dice by John Scarne with Clayton Rawson, Photos by George Karger, The Military Service Publishing springhigheredcio.comver, , Third Revised Printing Very Good Vintage Condition. The trick involved taking a spectator's shuffled deck of cards, performing a series of riffle shuffles himself and then cutting to all four aces. Another one of Scarne's most notable card effects was the triple coincidence, in which a spectator and a magician each pick three different playing cards out of two regular decks of opposite colors and it is shown that all of the selections Rating: % positive. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.