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The book itself is literally different — it is tall and thin. Feb 25, Tim rated it really liked it Shelves: In this part of the book, the reader finds numerous tips for becoming a better poker player, not in the usual way of analysing poker situations, but by tips that cover everything to do with poker. Mar 03, Kinch rated it liked it. Great read, doesn’t really expand your knowledge of the game itself. The best sections in terms of improving your game are definitely the exhaustive drawing odds charts and discussion, and the sections where Greensfein invites grrenstein reader to analyse real tournament hands he has played and establish best play, then compare it to what actually happened.

Reviewed for Card Player; a fine book by a great mind. This guy is just way too smart for me! A interesting coffee table book about more than just how to play poker. This is a review and guide to the world of high-stakes poker as seen by one of the most well-known and well-respected players of all time.

In all things, Barry is surprisingly candid and full of interesting, intelligent takes on things most greenwtein poker pros should be thinking about. Greenstein writes about everything from pokerroom beggars, the top 25 traits of a winning poker player, how gamblers think, the dangers of sports betting, and believe or not he actually has a small chapter on how sex affects your play when you’re “on the road.


Tje an added bonus, the book has lots of great color pictures of actual casinos and poker rooms. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Sep 22, Jeremy rated it liked it Shelves: Focus on weaker players, because that’s where you’ll make your money, and in mixed games setups, choose games based on your opponents’ weaknesses more than your strengths. Will Miami’s big chance on Manny Diaz pay off? Enter your email below and Hhe send you lesson 1 right now. A lot of photo helps the reading too.

If this is a mistake and you’re not on my list, signup here. It astonished me to read some of the negative reviews on Amazon about this book. Ac toss it Don’t come here if you’re looking to improve your poker game.

It’s more of a coffee table book than instruction manual. His stepson, Joe Sebokwith whom he started PokerRoad, which is a poker strategy and entertainment website, is also a professional poker player. The third part was hand examples for tournament NLH which I didn’t bother reading because I’m not interested in tournaments right now. As you’d imagine, this consists of many highs and lows and some in-betweens. Every tip given by Greenstein is backed up by a fitting example from something he experienced himself.

Greenstein taught former girlfriend Mimi Tran how to play poker in exchange for her teaching him how to speak Vietnamese.

An American professional poker player, Greenstein has won a number rjver major events, including three at the World Series of Poker and two on the World Poker Tour. Jul 19, Oto Bakradze rated it really liked it Shelves: From the beginning of until the middle ofGreensteni Greenstein won seven poker tournaments and came in second five times, including winning a World Poker Tour event and a World Series of Poker bracelet.

When reading ‘Ace on the River’ you will regularly be amazed about some of the things Barry Greenstein has been through. Most over rated poker book of all time?


Ace on the River : Book Review

Greenstein dedicates his “Advanced Poker Guide” to the children of gamblers, who might not have gotten the quality time with their parents that they wanted, and he apologizes to his children by name “for when I have failed as a parent.

Want to Oon Currently Reading Read. This book is a little different than your typical poker strategy book. Home Articles Ace on the River: The book is split up into four parts with a total of 27 chapters. This is the first truly “advanced” guide aimed at improving your game. Well written and presented. It covers the full spectrum of poker culture and gambling in general. How does your team measure up?

Review of Barry Greenstein’s “Ace on the River”

This is a fascinating book and Barry is a great poker player. Yreenstein buy this book on Amazon. Poker Hall of Fame. Publishing gimmicks aside, Ace on the River has a wealth of information on the poker lifestyle in general and a smaller section on poker strategy. Every time I open the book and look at the photos, it makes me want to go play immediately.

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This book is more of a look into the lifestyle that involves poker and gambling as a profession. Good for getting your mind back in the game and helping you figure out how to think about your opponents and their possible hands.

Although the book does include some game situations that are being described and analysed, ‘Ace on the River’ is not a strategy book per se.