Don Schlesinger is a gaming mathematician and the author of one of the most successful blackjack books of all time – Blackjack Attack: Playing the Pros’. Blackjack Attack has 4 ratings and 0 reviews. Blackjack Attack is the answer book that can solve problems and settle arguments. For the truly dedicated p. BlackjackAttack: Playing the Pros’ Way, by Don Schlesinger, is one of those few Blackjack Attack is the “answer book,” the book that every professional player.
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Eventually, he compiled all of his teachings into Blackjack Attack: Schlesinger played blackjack for the first time in the spring ofin Las Vegas. Once you know the SCORE you will be able to find the most profitable games and plan your trips accordingly. The steps are laid out clearly and the reader can easily apply these calculations to their own playing style and game conditions. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Chris Lam added it Apr 17, He has collaborated with some of the most notable names in Blackjack and has contributed a great deal of original and groundbreaking research to the field. Hk marked it as to-read Sep 25, Chapter 4 In this chapter Don shares some of the responses that he contributed to various issues of the Blackjack Forum newsletter. Chapter 2 This chapter is fairly small but Don manages to pack a lot of information into it.
William Oneil marked it as to-read Jan 08, The only fair criticism that I can come up with is that those who already have all of Schlesinger’s Blackjack Forum articles have the majority of information contained in this book. They cover such subjects as: While the information here is hardly light reading, his writing is clear, his mathematics are sound, and his insights are eminently worth while. Pranit Bauva marked it as to-read Apr 06, About the Author Don Schlesinger has been a Blackjack mentor both online and in print for well over 30 years.
Joe added it May 15, Blackjack Attack is primarily a collection of Schlesinger’s articles that have been published in Arnold Snyder’s Blackjack Forum since Playing the Pros’ Way by Don Schlesinger. After enough hours of playing, a card counter will naturally become bored and frustrated enough to look at side bets and bonuses as a way to boost their earn.
Your Hard-Headed, No B. Lists with This Book. And suddenly I feel a cough coming on. This book is meant for intermediate players who can accurately use a card counting system and are ready to start playing seriously, but still have a lot of questions. Playing the Pros’ Way began as a collection of the most important articles written by author Don Schlesinger for the legendary Blackjack Forum magazine.
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Creating the Illustrious 18, an abridged set of the most efficient card counting indices mentioned in most card counting books published in the last 30 years. Donald “Don” Schlesinger is a gaming mathematicianauthor, lecturer, player, and member of the Blackjack Hall of Fame who specializes in the casino game of blackjack.
This book is a masterful teaching effort for those who are willing to put in the effort to understand what he has to say. shlesinger
The Science of Casino Blackjack by Dr. Of course, seasoned professionals will already trust each other in terms of casino comportment and bankroll management and they will already have these guidelines in mind, but this chapter will prevent less experienced teams from learning their lessons the hard way or being caught unprepared when issues arise.
This is followed by a more detailed explanation which includes examples of several different games and betting methods. Additionally, the charts will give the aspiring player more realistic expectations regarding their win rate and level of risk. Leons Halili marked it as to-read Nov 25, He is most well known for: Naveen added it Jan 09, Blackjack Attack covers topics like back-counting strategies, betting strategies, risk management, game selection, and much more.
Review of Blackjack Attack
He was inducted into the Blackjack Hall of Fame in and you can still find him active on blackjack websites on a daily basis. Return to Book Page. He was always a teacher, first of French and mathematics and then of blackjack.
Sam Huynh marked it as to-read Sep 21, A big advantage of this method is that the reader can experiment with various strategies and tweak their betting spread using a simple spreadsheet, which avoids the time and hassle of having to run a computer simulation every time. Even the more complicated concepts are explained in a way that makes them clear and accessible to students of any background.
If this isn’t the case, the reader is not ready to understand this book, although the recommendations at the end will steer one in the right direction. In addition, he holds M. He has collaborated with many other giants in the world of professional blackjack including Edward O. More Info I agree. Paperbackpages.
Review of Blackjack Attack
Even so, those that are serious enough to have already obtained these articles will get their money’s worth from the expanded essays, new data, and convenience of having all blackjaci wonderful information in one place. This chapter shows the schlssinger revelation that the vast majority of the value gained from playing deviations comes from a very small number of plays.
Instead, this book is aimed at the already practicing card counter who wants to take their game to the next level.