Ace on the River by Barry Greenstein This is a truly unique book, and a great one . It astonished me to read some of the negative reviews on. Documents Similar To Ace On The River (Barry Greenstein).pdf. Kill Everyone. Uploaded by. Andrei Darie. Uploaded . Barry Greenstein is an American professional poker player. He has won a number of major According to his book, Ace on the River, Greenstein was doing well playing poker, but figured a more conventional job would improve his chances of.
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Written in an easy-to-read, bare bones conversational style and designed to help anyone interested in increasing their understanding of the game, this book is ideal for those new to the game or winning professionals.
Dec 21, Tyler rated it really liked it. After reading it, Barry’s definitely my favorite! Knowing HOW to be good is easy.
Sep 14, Jay rated it liked it. Ace on the River by Barry Greenstein This is a truly unique book, and a great one. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I think this is a commendable approach, but what works for him won’t work for everybody on that score.
They may have wanted to play a game with their parent rather than watch a sporting event on which their parent had placed a bet. He studied for a PhD in greenshein, but never defended his completed dissertation. The writing is pretty good most of the time, but it could use a couple more edits.
One of the more interesting discussions in the book is the charitable donations of his tournament winnings. Reviewed for Card Player; a fine book by a great mind. Deadpan, short and incredibly bland. Greenetein also plays online at PokerStarsunder the alias “barryg1” and is a member of the cardroom ‘s Team PokerStars. Baryr 29, Afe Clayette rated it it was amazing Shelves: Finally, if you ARE looking for hand analysis from one of the top players in the riverr, Barry covers some of that as well towards the end of this book and it’s good, but Dan Harrington’s book excel far beyond the little stuff that Barry touches upon here no doubt it was added later to cater towards this type of audience.
Staff December 1, This book is filled with practical information that will be valuable to intermediate and advanced players. From the beginning of until the middle ofBarry Greenstein won seven poker tournaments and came in second five times, including winning a World Poker Tour event and a World Series of Poker bracelet.
In you are already a pro poker player and you need some more direction, this book will no doubt enlighten and enthrall you.
While Greenstein doesn’t deny making a lot sce money at the software giant, it’s more likely that Barry made a nice salary, but nowhere near the gobs of cash that others have made in the industry. Get to Know Us.
Review “I seem to win whenever I read it. See greensteni reviews. It is probably one of the best looking poker books on the market. New Poker Tells Video Series.
Hendon Mob Poker Database. This complilation of philosophies and real-table scenarios provides a rare chance to see the poker world through the eyes of someone who lives it.
Immediately afterwards I became aware of some of the situations where I was donking off chips and began to avoid them and winning in folding in the same situations.
He points out that it can greenstekn a rjver industry, but it requires a LOT of self-discipline. This is clearly a case of quality over quantity. It’s also a look at the life of poker pro Barry Greenstein and tells the story of how he became a professional. This book is more of a look into the lifestyle that involves poker and gambling as a profession.
For bqrry reason, I consider this book to be all but obsolete. However, outside of the autobiographical section, most of the advice is geared toward a player who is pondering making the move to professional poker. Focusing on a variety of subjects, such as the psychology of poker, money management, family issues, and sex, this book gives the reader a rare chance to look beyond the cards to see the poker world through someone who lives it.
Many sections of the book are targeted at poker professionals, although anyone who plays poker would benefit from those sections as well, if only to know how other players are seeing aace. Nice book, full of poker truth and life tales. This is a great book for any poker enthusiast. The pros use jargon and experience-based references so much that you will have to read this sort of book over again from time to time if you want to greensteij much of it. Don’t have a Kindle?
Review of Barry Greenstein’s Ace on the River
Takes a different slant in that Greenstein talks about how to be a pro vs. A lot of photo helps the reading too. I was immediately smitten and wanted to hear more interviews and buy his book. Chronicles a little about his own journey and why he’s called the Robin Hood of poker. From the dedication I have reprinted here, it’s easily evident that this isn’t like most books of ANY genre that you will find on a bookshelf.
Staff November 1, Barry’s writing comes across like his personality. Poker Hall of Fame.