The perfect bet : how science and math are taking the luck out of gambling
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Kirtland Community College Library||QA 271 .K83 2016||30775305515224||General Collection||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780465055951 (hardcover)
- ISBN: 0465055958 (hardcover)
- ISBN: 9780465098590 (ebook)
xvi, 271 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Publisher: New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||The three degrees of ignorance -- A brute force business -- From Los Alamos to Monte Carlo -- Pundits with PhDs -- Rise of the robots -- Life consists of bluffing -- The model opponent -- Beyond card counting.|
|Summary, etc.:||From roulette tables to racetracks, provides a look at how scientists and mathematicians throughout the years have tried to figure out how to beat the house while gambling.|
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|Subject:||Games of chance (Mathematics)