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Next Pageby Michael Dalton


Encyclopedia of Casino Twenty-One (Blackjack)

Formerly titled: Blackjack: A Professional Reference

Online version originally based on the last hard-copy version – 3rd edition – 1993: ISBN 1-879712-02-4

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To my parents

who warned me of the dangers of gambling.

To my wife

whose love, patience and understanding inspired me to write.

Copyright © 1991 – 2024
by Spur of the Moment Publishing
and Michael Dalton

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Although the author has exhaustively researched all sources to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the information contained in this book, the author assumes no responsibility for errors, inaccuracies, omissions or any other inconsistency herein. Any slights against people or organizations are unintentional. The author appreciates and welcomes all comments about this book including the reporting of errors and criticism regarding content.  To contact the author you can send a private message.

This document is not intended to encourage people to gamble.  If you or anyone you know has a gambling problem, call 1-800-GAMBLER or visit the Gambler’s Anonymous web site.

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