The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,508,729 members ⚫ 2,065,349 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Gambling

Most popular at the top

  • The Shark and the Fishby Charley Swayne

    ECW Press 2012; US$ 14.95

    Use poker strategy to become a better decision maker In high-stakes poker, you need patience and aggression ? qualities that translate to the world of business. In The Shark and the Fish, Charley Swayne applies winning poker strategies to decision-making and leadership. Learn how to: ? avoid losing control and going on tilt, ? turn losses into lessons,... more...

  • Sport in the Soviet Unionby Victor; Jennifer Louis

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 31.95

    Sport in the Soviet Union, Second Revised Edition focuses on the development of sports in the Soviet Union, particularly noting the sport programs and contributions of sports organizations in the development of sports in the country. The manuscript first offers information on the historical background of sports in the Soviet Union, including contemporary... more...

  • American Sweepstakesby Kevin Flynn

    University Press of New England 2015; US$ 24.99

    The dramatic story of the first-in-the-nation New Hampshire Sweepstakes more...

  • Sports Betting and Bookmakingby Arne K. Lang

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 37.99

    This book provides a sweeping overview of legal and illegal sports and race betting in the United States, from the first thoroughbred meet at Saratoga in 1863 through the modern day. The cultural war between bookmakers and their adversaries is a recurring theme, as bookmakers were often forced into the shadows during times of social reform, only... more...

  • Money for Nothingby Edward Ugel

    HarperCollins 2007; US$ 11.99

    In his wry and funny memoir, Edward Ugel tells the story of America's addiction to the lottery from an astonishing angle. At age twenty–six, Ed found himself broke, knee–deep in gambling debt, and moving back into his parents' basement. It all changed, however, when he serendipitously landed a job as a salesman for The Firm –... more...

  • The Red Dragon & The West Windby Tom Sloper

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 8.99

    The Red Dragon & The West Wind is the perfect introduction to this ancient game of strategy and subterfuge, covering all aspects of the two most common varieties, American and Chinese, along with an overview of other global approaches. The book begins with the history and origin and moves on to the rules of play and ways to win and avoid essential... more...

  • Madness of Marchby Alan Jay Zaremba

    University of Nebraska Press 2009; US$ 19.95

    Every spring, the first four days of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament attracts a horde of basketball bettors to Las Vegas. From the tip-off of the tournament’s first game on Thursday morning to the final whistle on Sunday, throngs of bettors—overwhelmingly male—sit in smoky casinos obsessively watching as many as forty-eight... more...

  • What Are The Odds? The Bill Waterhouse Storyby Bill Waterhouse

    Penguin Random House Australia 2010; US$ 13.81

    The tell-all tale - on and off the track - of a legendary man and his extraordinary family. The Waterhouse name is synonymous with Australian horse racing and bookmaking. For the first time, the family's patriarch, Bill Waterhouse, tells the story of his remarkable life 'playing the odds'. Bill Waterhouse is a true Australian character who has spent... more...

  • Beat the Oddsby Tim Phillips

    Infinite Ideas 2008; US$ 9.95

    We?ve recently witnessed the biggest revolution in 200 years of legal gambling. The way we bet has been transformed: exchanges allow us to make a bet not with a bookmaker, but on the internet with anyone who has money and an opinion. There are now many more ways and places to bet, many more games to bet on, and many more ways to find the ?edge? that... more...

  • Winning on Betfair For Dummiesby Alex Gowar; Jack Houghton

    Wiley 2011; US$ 16.50 US$ 13.20

    Betfair is the world’s leading online betting exchange. Launched in 2000, its annual revenues reached £145m in 2006. In the last year, Betfair has more than doubled its number of registered users. Since the first edition of the book was published, the total number of Betfair websites has risen to 18, and an Australian exchange has launched.... more...