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Titanic Thompson : the man who bet on everything  Cover Image Book Book

Titanic Thompson : the man who bet on everything

Cook, Kevin 1956- (Author).

Summary: Capturing the spirit of a freewheeling era, this rollicking biography brings to life Alvin "Titanic" Thompson, the gambler-hero who inspired Guys and Dolls.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780393071153 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0393071154 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: print
    xii, 248 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Norton, [2011]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page [237[-240) and index.
Subject: Thompson, Alvin Clarence 1892-1974
Gamblers United States Biography
Gamblers Psychology
Gambling
Compulsive behavior

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville B THOMPSON, ALVIN COOK (Text) 33946002464829 Adult Biographies Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City NF BIOGRAPHY THOMPSON ALVIN COOK (Text) 30403001847201 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -

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