Card night : classic games, classic decks, and the history behind them

by Roya, Will,

Format: Print Book 2021
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Summary
Learn when to hold 'em and when to fold 'em with Card Night , a collection of 52 classic card games, including rules and strategies.

Featuring step-by-step, illustrated instructions, and two indexes that organize each game by difficulty and number of players needed, Card Night includes directions for playing all the most popular card games, including Hearts and Bridge, Rummy and Go Fish.

In addition to providing the rules of standard game play , Card Night also details the fascinating stories and peculiarities behind some of the world's most famous card decks, some of which were used as currency, tools for propaganda, and even as a means for sending coded messages.

Offering one game for each week of the year, Card Night is the go-to companion for weekly game nights, long car rides, and rainy days spent at home. Wow your friends and family with your game playing prowess and keep them entertained with fascinating details from playing card history.
Additional Information
Subjects Card games.
Card tricks.
Playing cards -- History.
Playing cards.
History.
Publisher New York :2021
Edition First edtion.
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description pages cm
ISBN 9780762473519
0762473517
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