Ace on the River by Barry Greenstein This is a truly unique book, and a great one . It astonished me to read some of the negative reviews on. Documents Similar To Ace On The River (Barry Greenstein).pdf. Kill Everyone. Uploaded by. Andrei Darie. Uploaded . Barry Greenstein is an American professional poker player. He has won a number of major According to his book, Ace on the River, Greenstein was doing well playing poker, but figured a more conventional job would improve his chances of.
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East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. While he does discuss these things, he discusses them in terms we all can understand. Worried about your gambling? It also deals with quite a bit of away-from-the-table stuff, like making sure you have enough rest before you play.
Please acr again later. Over the last couple of years, Barry Greenstein has emerged as one of the more enigmatic poker celebrities. Ace on the River: While Greenstein doesn’t deny making a lot of money at the software giant, it’s more likely that Barry made a nice salary, but nowhere near the gobs of cash that others have made in the industry.
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Review of Barry Greenstein’s “Ace on the River”
Ships from and sold by Amazon. Ace on the River by Barry Greenstein This is a truly unique book, and a great one. Sep 22, Jeremy rated it liked it Shelves: This is not a how to book rather it is an insightful look at the poker world. It is also heavy in the sense that Greenstein attempts to link the poker life to the way life in general should be conducted.
A pretty interesting read – not actually that much about specific poker strategies, but more an idea of what it’s like to barrry a poker pro and what you would be concerned about if greensttein were one. Nov 27, Cyberpope added it. Poker Hall of Fame. Customers who bought this item also bought. No other book out there gives as much insight into the unique situation that a professional poker player finds himself in. Filled with color pictures of players, casinos, and the poker life, you will be hard pressed to find another poker book with better or even similar photography.
This book is more of a look into the lifestyle that involves poker barey gambling as a profession. Retrieved October 27, I’ve read several poker strategy books already, so I think I was ready for one like this. Known as the Robin Hood of Poker, Barry has donated nearly three million dollars of his tournament winnings to charity. He studied for a PhD in mathematics, but never defended his completed dissertation. Notwithstanding my denigration, it was a well-written and, towards the end, there was quite a bit abo Overall, I was slightly disappointed with the book, largely due to the fact that it goes into excessive detail about how a poker professional lives, and what, moreover, they should consider and contemplate before pursuing poker as a full-time commitment.
Great read, doesn’t really expand your knowledge of the game itself. Dec 21, Tyler rated it really liked it. His chapter on poker society helped me get into the minds of the people who play this game a lot more often than I do.
He left the company in at age Learn how to read and understand some verbal poker tells greeenstein this free, 4-part poker tells course. Jun 07, P sce it really liked it Shelves: Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. In I released a new poker tells training video series that uses real footage from cash games and tournaments. I particularly liked the example hands at the end of the book as they give a real insight pn how Greenstein thinks his way through a poker hand.
Nice book, full of poker truth and life tales. As you’d imagine, this consists of many highs and lows and some in-betweens. Greenstein has two children and four stepchildren, and he resides in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.
Ace on the River: An Advanced Poker Guide by Barry Greenstein
They were told everything was done so they could have toys and clothes and a nice place to live, but all they wanted was a little more of their parent’s time. Some of the places where pictures were taken like the high stakes room in the Bellagio are off limits to most people.
From discussing ways to think and act like a poker player, to bankroll management, to sports betting, sexuality, and remembering to put family first, Barry gives the most honest analysis of what a pro poker player’s life is really like. Would have liked more of these. It is probably one of the best looking poker books on the market. This guy is just way too smart for me! This is clearly a case of quality over quantity. Included are chapters on the poker society, money management, family matters and even sex.
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Acw on the River addresses elements of the game that are unfamiliar to many players. Reviewed for Card Player; a fine book by a great mind.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Overall, I was slightly disappointed with the book, largely due to the fact that it goes into excessive detail about how a poker professional lives, and what, moreover, they should consider and contemplate before pursuing poker as a full-time commitment.