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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
What’s luck got to do with it? : the history, mathematics, andpsychology behind the gambler’s illusion / Joseph Mazur.p. cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 978-0-691-13890-9 (hardcover : alk. paper)1. Games of chance (Mathematics) 2. Chance—Psychological aspects. 3. Gambling—Social aspects.