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By Thomas Austin 'amarillo Slim' Preston

ISBN-10: 0224099922

ISBN-13: 9780224099929

Thomas Austin Preston. Six foot 4, thin as a rake. He performed poker with US presidents - and drug lord Pablo Escobar; made 1000000 cash by means of the age of 19; and drove a golfing ball a mile. Thomas Austin Preston - who was once he? the area understands him higher because the maximum gambler of all time: Amarillo narrow.

Raised in Amarillo, Texas, Amarillo slender lived the main bold, fascinating and ecocnomic lifetime of any guy of his time. He ran the largest black-market operation in Europe, received the area sequence of poker in 1972, was once celebrated in songs and films, and his photo hangs in urban corridor, Las Vegas. He was once a member of 4 Halls of repute - and a legend in his lifetime.

Because, so much of all, narrow was once a guy who enjoyed to gamble. He'd guess on something - if the associated fee was once correct. He rode a camel throughout the fanciest on line casino in Marrakesh and beat Evel Knievel at golfing (with a hammer), yet that used to be simply the small stuff. In his most interesting hour, he took at the chinese language desk tennis champion at his personal video game. narrow, after all, bought to decide on the bat. the alternative? Coke bottles. the end result? 21 - zero. narrow was once a really chuffed man.

A sensationally wonderful autobiography, this can be the tale of his awesome existence - and the secrets and techniques of his much more striking good fortune. From Vegas to Colombia, Texas to London, welcome to the fantastic international of Amarillo Slim.

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