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jslove · 2020-01-20 · Original thread
Nice little book about betting, risk, math and computer programming.

jgrahamc · 2012-05-10 · Original thread
Also interesting is the book "Calculated Bets: Computers, Gambling, and Mathematical Modeling to Win" which talks about one man's quest to beat the odds at Jai alai ( by modeling the game and the players. It's a fun, humorous and technical book.

heyitsnick · 2010-04-25 · Original thread
To offer a balance, there's some negative feedback on amazon UK:

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