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The Resource Bringing down the house : the inside story of six MIT students who took Vegas for millions, Ben Mezrich

Bringing down the house : the inside story of six MIT students who took Vegas for millions, Ben Mezrich

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Bringing down the house : the inside story of six MIT students who took Vegas for millions
Title
Bringing down the house
Title remainder
the inside story of six MIT students who took Vegas for millions
Statement of responsibility
Ben Mezrich
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  • 21
  • Twenty-one
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When M.I.T. sutdent Kevin Lewis meets classmates Jason Fisher and Andre Martinez, he is intrigued. Although neither seems to have any real responsibilities, they always have plenty of cash. One evening, they tell Kevin why. Using card-tracking calculations, they have devised a way to beat blackjack. Once he learns the system, Kevin joins Jason and Andre at the casinos. There to the growing dismay of gambling kingpins, they make a fortune--all perfectly leagal
Pace
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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167640
Cataloging source
DLC
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1969-
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Mezrich, Ben
Dewey number
  • 364.1/72/0922
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1247
LC item number
.M49 2003
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Cardsharping
  • Gambling
  • Gamblers
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
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how six students took Vegas for millons
Label
Bringing down the house : the inside story of six MIT students who took Vegas for millions, Ben Mezrich
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Originally published: New York : Free Press, c2002
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Control code
16931894
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
423 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786252572
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hard : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003040658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51511014
Label
Bringing down the house : the inside story of six MIT students who took Vegas for millions, Ben Mezrich
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Free Press, c2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
16931894
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
423 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786252572
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hard : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003040658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51511014

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