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The Philosophy Of Whist

An Essay On The Scientific And Intellectual Aspects Of The Modern Game

by William Pole

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Games,
  • Games/Puzzles

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9851589M
    ISBN 100548040389
    ISBN 109780548040386
    OCLC/WorldCa172975651

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      Top political philosophy books of the noughties. Global justice has obviously been the defining topic, but, whist there have been some good books on the issue, I can’t bring myself to think that any of them will be thought of as essential reading in 20 years or so, in the way that some of the offerings of the s and s still are. whist, card game for four players, those on opposite sides of the table being partners. The full pack of 52 cards is dealt. The dealer's last card is turned up to indicate trump, and after he draws this card in hand, the player on the left of the dealer leads.

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