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Harrington on Hold 'em: Expert Strategy for No Lim&hellip by Dan Harrington
25 of 29 people found the following review helpful
Harrington follows on from the excellent first book with a book devoted in the main to the middle and later stages of tournaments. With the blinds rising and the stack sizes shrinking critical adjustments to your game need to be considered. Again the pages are laden with example hands that are full of information. Inflection points are discussed in depth, as are short handed play and the often over looked importance of having a solid heads up game. In fact the heads up section is the first book I have read that goes in to any depth on this subject. After reading these two books you'll be able to turn up at your local casino or card club confident that the decisions you make will be more… Read more
Harrington on Hold 'em: Strategic Play v. 1: Exper&hellip by Dan Harrington
8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
For the occasional to regular tournament player with a good grasp of most poker priciples this is invaluable. It brings together all the different aspects of tournament play, postition, stack size, opposition styles, pot odds, and makes you evaulate all of them. Before reading this I was aware of a lot of the plays Harrington describes, but I wasn't 100% sure why I was making them and why they were correct. He deals with a lot of situations where you are lost as to what to do and shows you how much more information there is out there. Havng read this book I now find myself in a lot less difficult situations and when I am in those difficult situations I can better guess the correct… Read more