A study in probability, strategy, and game theory, this handy companion explores all the mathematical methods of mastering the game of poker. Using an original concept called “Total Odds,” the book presents a complete odds work-up for both Texas Hold’Em and the high and low hands of Omaha. These principles are accessible to any poker player at any skill level, and the calculations are color-coded, making them easy to follow. Serving as a convenient primer for the beginner and a reference text for more experienced players, this guide is a safe bet for anyone looking to win.
“Dittmar answers many questions and fills in a lot of gaps about poker mathematics. . . . His book is for the thinking player who wants to incorporate some mathematics and an understanding of odds into his or her mode of play.” —Poker Player Magazine