In the spring of 2000, Harper's magazine sent James McManus to Las Vegas to cover the World Series of Poker.
But when McManus sets foot in town, the lure of the tables is too strong: he proceeds to risk his entire Harper's advance in a long-shot attempt to play in the tournament himself. Only with actual table experience (he tells his skeptical wife) can he capture the hair-raising subtleties of poker that determines the world champion. The heart of the book is his deliciously suspenseful account of the tournament itself - the players, the hand-to-hand, and his own unlikely progress in it.
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A Poker Fan Must!!
This is a great audiobook and a must for every poker fun! James McManus does a great job of giving you a glimpse into the most prestigious tournament in poker: The World Of Series of Poker Main Event!