Card Games For Dummies (2nd Revised edition) by Barry Rigal, 9780764599101

-5% Card Games For Dummies (2nd Revised edition) by Barry Rigal, 9780764599101

Credit Accounts

Buying for a business? Book-axis offer credit accounts to all eligible businesses & educational organisations.

Card games offer loads of fun and one of the best socializing experiences out there. But picking up winning card strategies is a bit of a challenge, and though your buddies may think that picking up the rules of the game is easy, winning is a totally different story. With "Card Games For Dummies, Second Edition", you'll not only be able to play the hottest card games around, you can also apply game-winning strategies and tips to have fun and beat your opponents. Now updated, this hands-on guide shows you everything you need to know - the basics, the tricks, and the techniques - to become a master card player, with expanded coverage on poker as well as online gaming and tournaments.Soon you will have the card-playing power to: pin down your opponents in Texas Hold'em; show off your power in Stud Poker; hit wisely in Blackjack; break hearts ruthlessly in Hearts; mix up the night with Gin and Rummy; build yourself a victory in Bridge; and send them fishing in Go Fish. This straightforward, no-nonsense guide features great ways to improve your game and have more fun, as well as a list of places to find out more about your favorite game. It also profiles different variations of each game, making you a player for all seasons!

About the author

Barry Rigal was born with a deck of cards in his hand. Having started with the children's games, Whist, Rummy, and Solitaire, he moved on to Bridge at the age of 12. After graduating from Oxford University (where he captained the Bridge team), he worked in accountancy. Highlights of his work career were learning how to play Piquet and Clobyosh in the Tax Department of Thomson McLintock. After four years with Price Waterhouse, supervising the partnership's Bridge team, he went into the world of business, working seven years in the Oil Taxation department of Conoco. During that time he began a career as a journalist and commentator on card games. Over the course of the last two decades he has written newspaper and magazine articles and six books on Bridge.

Free Shipping is available on all orders by Royal Mail 2nd Class or similar. Free Shipping only available to UK orders only. Only one shipping address per order is allowable. Shipping to countries outside the UK is available at additional charge and fees. Please contact us for a quote. Next Day express delivery is available for selected stock items only. An additional £7.99 charge applies and will be added to basket. These items are fully trackable. All items in stock at our main warehouse ordered before 2.30pm are normally sent out the same working day. Deliveries by Royal Mail or similar normally take between 3-5 working days. Please allow up to 14 days in busy periods.

Returns

In the unlikely event you wish to return your goods please contact us via email or phone and quote your order reference number for a returns authorisation number. The cost of returning these goods is your responsibility and cost. We recommend that you use a trackable service to return these are we cannot credit for any goods not received into our warehouse. If you receive faulty goods please contact us within 14 days to enable us to rectify the issue. Please use your order reference number in the event you need to contact us.

Free UK Delivery

This product qualifies for free UK delivery.

  • ISBN: 9780764599101
  • Availability: Usually dispatched within 3 days
  • £11.99
  • £11.44
Horizon Zero Dawn Collector's Edition Strategy Guide by Future Press, 9783869930817 New -10%
With a setting unlike any other to explore, and mysteries lying buried, waiting to be uncovered, Hor..
£27.99 £25.19
PORSCHE Flat-Six Boxer Engine Model Kit, 9783645659116 -13%
The Porsche flat-six engine and the cars it powers are legendary. With this kit, you'll assemble a s..
£149.99 £129.99
Agile Testing: A Practical Guide for Testers and Agile Teams by Lisa Crispin, Janet Gregory, 9780321534460 -30%
Te>Two of the industry's most experienced agile testing practitioners and consultants, Lisa Crispin ..
£43.99 £30.63
Raspberry Pi 3 in Easy Steps by Mike McGrath, 9781840787290 -31%
{ "author": "Mike McGrath", "publisher": "In Easy Steps Limited", "published": "7 June 2016", "form..
£10.99 £7.63
Wig Making and Styling: A Complete Guide for Theatre & Film (2nd Revised edition) by Martha Ruskai, Allison Lowery, 9781138819184 Out Of Stock