The Pro's Guide to Spanish 21 and Australian Pontoon

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Lulu.com, 2008 - Games - 208 pages
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The best-kept secret in the international pro gaming scene is finally out: Spanish 21, and its Australian counterpart, Pontoon, is even more beatable than Blackjack. "The Pro's Guide to Spanish 21" will teach you how to play optimally, apply proven Blackjack card-counting techniques to Spanish 21, and do better than you ever did playing Blackjack. Topics covered include: basic strategy for 15+ rule variations, house edge, EOR, standard deviation, the Basic Hi-Lo counting system, optimal betting, indices, money management, camouflage, finding the best games, and much, much more. The author, gaming analyst/programmer Katarina Walker, is recognized as the world authority on Spanish 21 and Australian Pontoon. Foreword written by Don Schlesinger.
 

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The only "solid" text on the eponymous games.
This is not for casual vacationing tourists.
A recreational casino habitué will find this to be a daunting read.
The title tells it all, as one might (idiomatically) say.

Contents

Basic Strategy
9
Strategy Chart Analysis
23
18
53
Playing with the Count
67
Index Chart Analysis
99
Additional Playing Issues
105
Urban Myths
137
Epilogue
147
Advantage Variance
159
TC Frequency Distributions
173
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