Poker Books -
for Advanced Players:
Written by: David Sklansky, Mason Malmuth.
Texas Hold'em is not an easy game to be good at. To become an expert
you need to be able to balance various concepts, some of which from
time to time contradict each other.
In 1988, the first edition of this text appeared. Many ideas, which
were only known to a select group of players were now made available
to anyone who was an ambition to achieve pro status.
This edition adds over 100 pages of new material, including a
section on "loose games," and a section on "short-handed games."
Players who study this text, are well disciplined, and get the
proper experience should become poker experts. Some of the other
ideas discussed in this 21st century edition include play on the
first two cards, semi-bluffing, the free card, inducing bluffs,
staying with a draw, playing when a pair flops, playing trash hands,
desperation bets, playing in wild games, reading hands, psychology,