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Michael Dalton is the editor and publisher of the Blackjack Review Network, author of the Encyclopedia of Casino Twenty-One, and former editor of the quarterly newsletter Blackjack Review.  As an authority on the game of twenty-one and a professional level card counter, he has appeared in public on very few occasions. “It is ironic”, Dalton remarks, “that to be successful with one’s book and writings you have to publicize yourself, which is contradictory to everything that a player must do to be allowed to win at this game.

Michael Dalton is retired from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) after 31 years working in Space Shuttle launch activities, avionics, software development and project management. He is a graduate of Florida Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science degree in Space Science/Physics and a Master of Science degree in Space Technology. Besides the space program, blackjack, and poker, his other interests include the martial arts where he has a 2nd degree black belt in TaeKwonDo,  and playing the Great Highland bagpipes. He can currently be found enjoying his semi-retirement…

You can follow Michael Dalton on Twitter at https://twitter.com/bjrnet.

Dalton Teaching in his Younger YearsMichael Dalton Teaching Blackjack in his Younger Years (c1992)

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