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The casino industry is fascinating, and there many books on the subject. From professional poker players sharing their stories to the history of Las Vegas, we review the latest titles to hit the shelves.

I Am a Dice Controller: Inside the World of Advantage-Play Craps

Frank Scoblete

3.5
Strip Cultures: Finding America in Vegas

The Project on Vegas

4.0
Gambling in America: Costs and Benefits

Earl L Grinols

4.5
The Education of a Poker Player

James McManus

4.5
Vegas at Odds: Labor Conflict in a Leisure Economy 1960-1985

James P. Kraft

4.5
Playing the Numbers: Gambling in Harlem Between the Wars

White, Garton, Robertson & White

4.0
What’s Luck Got To Do With It?: The History, Mathematics, and Psychology of the Gambler’s Illusion

Joseph Mazur

4.5
Jackpot: The Story of Eugene Bulgarino

Tarvis El Alberty

2.0
Gambling Man

Gary Green

2.0
Verbal Poker Tells

Zachary Elwood

4.0
I Am a Card Counter

Frank Scoblete

4.0
Reading Poker Tells

Zachary Elwood

4.5