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Odds: One Season, Three Gamblers, and the Death of Their Las Vegas

By: Cards/Millman, Chad

Price: $5.00

Publisher: DA CAPO PR: 7/3/2016

Seller ID: 9780306811562

ISBN: 0306811561

Condition: USED


One gambler is a manic former cokehead with an Ivy League degree. The second is a college dropout trying to make a living at the only thing he enjoyed at school--gambling. The third, one of Vegas's most respected bookmakers, is perilously close to burning out. "The Odds" follows the lives of these three professional gamblers through a college basketball season in a one-of-a-kind city struggling to reconcile its lawless past with its family-friendly makeover. With a wiseguy attitude and a faultless eye and ear for the sights and sounds of Vegas and its denizens, Chad Millman has created a portr... View more info