Life s a Gamble Book

Life s a Gamble


  • Author : Mike Sexton
  • Publisher : D&B Publishing
  • Release Date :
  • Genre: Games
  • Pages : 268
  • ISBN 10 : 9781909457584

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The Gamble Book
Score: 3
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The Gamble


  • Author : LaVyrle Spencer
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Prohibition
  • Pages : 570
  • ISBN 10 : 0006477151

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The Gamble Book Description :

Tough and tender, sweet and sassy, here is a story of honesty and humour for anyone who has ever lived and loved. Scott Gandy has always been a gambling man, relying on his lazy Southern charm to smooth a way out of difficult situations. Hoping to make his fortune, he opens a saloon in Proffitt, Kansas. But he soon becomes a target of the prohibition movement, led by the owner of the hat shop next door to his establishment -- the enchanting yet volatile Agatha Downing. The saloon keeper and the prim and proper milliner are hopeless adversaries... until the innocence of a child opens their eyes and hearts to each other.

The Gamble Book
Score: 3.5
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The Gamble


  • Author : Kristen Ashley
  • Publisher : Forever
  • Release Date : 2017-06-20
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 672
  • ISBN 10 : 1538744341

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"I adore Kristen Ashley's books!"---Maya Banks, New York Times bestselling author Love is the greatest gamble of all . . . Nina Sheridan desperately needs a timeout vacation. With a fiancé who can't even remember how she takes her coffee, Nina wants some distance to rethink her engagement. Flying halfway around the world from England to a mountain town in Colorado should do the trick. But when she finds a gorgeous man at her rental cabin, Nina's cold, lonely adventure suddenly heats up. The owner of the house, Holden "Max" Maxwell is surprised by the beautiful woman who turns up at his door. But when Nina becomes ill, Max spends days nursing her back to health. A private man with a broken heart, Max finds himself drawn to the strong-willed woman. Soon it becomes impossible for Nina and Max to deny their growing attraction to one another. Yet even as these two wounded lovebirds think about taking a chance on a relationship, a dangerous secret from Max's past emerges-and threatens to end their love for good.

The Gamble Book
Score: 2
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The Gamble


  • Author : John Sides
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-09-07
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages : 360
  • ISBN 10 : 9780691163635

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The Gamble Book Description :

"Game changer." We heard it so many times during the 2012 U.S. presidential election. But what actually made a difference in the contest—and what was just hype? In this groundbreaking book, John Sides and Lynn Vavreck tell the dramatic story of the election—with a big difference. Using an unusual "moneyball" approach and drawing on extensive quantitative data, they look beyond the anecdote, folklore, and conventional wisdom that often pass for election analysis to separate what was truly important from what was irrelevant. The Gamble combines this data with the best social science research and colorful on-the-ground reporting, providing the most accurate and precise account of the election yet written—and the only book of its kind. In a new preface, the authors reflect on the place of The Gamble in the tradition of presidential election studies, its reception to date, and possible paths for future social science research.

The Gamble Book

The Gamble


  • Author : Patrick Jones
  • Publisher : Darby Creek ™
  • Release Date : 2014-03-01
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages : 104
  • ISBN 10 : 9781467740081

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For years, Leung has been learning Wing Chun. This fighting art demands balance. It makes Leung find his center. So when Leung sees the boxing matches at New York's Woodrat Club, he’s shocked by the fighters' wild, sloppy styles. But he can't stop watching. Leung's Irish friend, Sean, thinks that Leung could conquer the bareknuckle boxing scene. But first, Leung's uncles, Tso and Nang, have to approve. Then Leung will have to learn to ignore jeers and hard stares—because he'll be fighting before a crowd that wants to see a Chinese immigrant lose.

The Gamble Book
Score: 5
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The Gamble


  • Author : T. P. Jones
  • Publisher : BookPros, LLC
  • Release Date : 2010-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 512
  • ISBN 10 : 9780984076024

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A hate crime revives ancient racial tensions in the nearly all white town of Jackson, Iowa. The aftermath, including damning national publicity, leads the mayor to consider implementing a highly controversial program aimed at promoting racial understanding within the community. The program faces opposition from every direction, with citizens and city leaders alike believing they know what's best for Jackson.Thousands of townspeople remain unemployed, and tensions increase as a black out-of-town contractor gets a coveted job on the city's dog track project, a white supremacist radio station takes over the airwaves, and Jackson is visited by a notorious former Klansman. With racial hostilities mounting, compromise seems impossible, and the future is as ominous as it is uncertain.

The Gamble of War Book

The Gamble of War


  • Author : A. Colonomos
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2013-02-05
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages : 277
  • ISBN 10 : 9781137018953

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The Gamble of War Book Description :

This book analyzes the justification of preventive war in contemporary asymmetrical international relations. It focuses on the most crucial aspect of prevention: uncertainty. It builds a new framework where the role of luck—whether military, political, moral, or normative—is a corrective to the traditional approaches of the just war tradition.

The Gamble House Cookbook Book

The Gamble House Cookbook


  • Author : Mark Peel
  • Publisher : Princeton Architectural Press
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages : 175
  • ISBN 10 : 1890449482

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The Gamble House Cookbook Book Description :

The Gamble House is a winter house designed in 1908 by architects Greene & Greene for the Gamble family of Proctor & Gamble fame. Built at the height of the Arts and Crafts movement, it remains an important international architectural landmark and a monument to gracious living. Presented in Mrs. Mary Gamble's original handwriting and reinterpreted for today by celebrity chef Mark Peel, The Gamble House Cookbook brings the spirit of this legendary home into the modern kitchen. Architect Robert Harris contributes an appreciation of the Gamble House dining room gleaned from his memories of meals shared there with colleagues. This unique cookbook is filled with beautiful images by photographer Meg McComb that transport the reader back to a more relaxed time on the grounds and in the rooms of one of America's most beautiful homes.

How to Gamble If You Must Book

How to Gamble If You Must


  • Author : Lester E. Dubins
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2014-08-20
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 10 : 9780486780641

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How to Gamble If You Must Book Description :

This classic of advanced statistics is geared toward graduate-level readers and uses the concepts of gambling to develop important ideas in probability theory. The authors have distilled the essence of many years' research into a dozen concise chapters. "Strongly recommended" by the Journal of the American Statistical Association upon its initial publication, this revised and updated edition features contributions from two well-known statisticians that include a new Preface, updated references, and findings from recent research. Following an introductory chapter, the book formulates the gambler's problem and discusses gambling strategies. Succeeding chapters explore the properties associated with casinos and certain measures of subfairness. Concluding chapters relate the scope of the gambler's problems to more general mathematical ideas, including dynamic programming, Bayesian statistics, and stochastic processes. Dover (2014) revised and updated republication of the 1976 Dover edition entitled Inequalities for Stochastic Processes. See every Dover book in print at www.doverpublications.com