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Providing cutting-edge perspectives and real-world insights into the greater utility of probability and its applications, the Handbook of Probability offers an equal balance of theory and direct applications in a non-technical, yet comprehensive, format.
1 History of Probability Theory
The present chapter is intended to be an elementary introduction to the applications of probability (and some statistics) to gambling. It is certainly not comprehensive; very thorough treatises (e.g., Epstein, 1977) already exist, and this chapter in no way attempts to compete with those. ...