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Jackpot Nation

Rambling and Gambling Across Our Landscape of Luck

Jackpot Nation( )
Author: Hoffer, Richard
ISBN:978-0-06-076145-5
Publication Date:Feb 2008
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint:Harper Perennial
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $13.95
Book Description:

Is this a great country or what?

You can bet on the turn of the card or a roll of the dice, but also on the NFL, the NCAA, and which Olsen twin marries first. We bet $80 billion a year, the amount growing wildly as more and more people gain access to this huge American wheel of fortune. No longer quarantined in Las Vegas, gambling has become as local and convenient as our neighborhood cineplex. If there's not a casino around the corner, there's one on your laptop...
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Book Details
Pages:256
Detailed Subjects: Games & Activities / Gambling / General
Social Science / Popular Culture
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.312 x 8 x 0.577 Inches
Book Weight:0.465 Pounds



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