Classic and comprehensive, this guide to over 350 games is sure to appeal to all ages. From Bridge to Poker and Solitaireto Hearts, card games are a beloved source of entertainment and competition (and they are recession proof ). Thisauthoritative book is ideal for every household, college dorm, family cabin, or neighborhood bar that has a pack of cards. Designed in the style of the popular Ultimate Bar Book, this essential resource provides the rules to dozensof variations of your favorite games, and a few you've probably never heard of (Bezique, anyone?). With simple instructions and clear illustrations to guide the way, this volume will be a welcome addition to any gamer's library.
Author: Scott McNeely Publisher: Chronicle Books (CA) Published: 08/01/2009 Pages: 400 Binding Type: Hardcover Weight: 1.45lbs Size: 6.70h x 5.10w x 1.30d ISBN: 9780811866422
About the Author Scott McNeely is the author of Chronicle Books' Poker Night and Casino Night. His writing has appeared in numerous magazines, Web sites, and travel guidebooks. He lives in Portland, Oregon.