Titanic Thompson: The Man Who Bet on Everything

Titanic Thompson: The Man Who Bet on Everything

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Capturing the spirit of a freewheeling era, this rollicking biography brings to life the gambler-hero who inspired Guys and Dolls. Born in a log cabin in the Ozarks, Alvin "Titanic" Thompson (1892-1974) traveled with his golf clubs, a .45 revolver, and a suitcase full of cash. He won and lost millions playing cards, dice, golf, pool, and dangerous games of his own invention. He killed five men and married five women, each one a teenager on her wedding day. He ruled… (more)

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Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (November 22, 2010)

Format: EPUB

File size: 799 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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