Gambling in America

An Encyclopedia of History, Issues, and Society


Whether or not you believe that gambling is good for the economy, you cannot escape the fact that it is the fastest-growing entertainment enterprise in America. In this work, a renowned gambling scholar examines the history of gambling as well as its legal, economic and social environment.
  • ABC-CLIO; November 2002
  • ISBN 9781576075913
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  • Title: Gambling in America
  • Author: William N. Thompson
  • Imprint: ABC-CLIO