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Bringing the House Down
Language: en
Pages: 291
Authors: David Profumo
Categories: Great Britain
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

David Profumo was just seven when his father, who had been Secretary of State for War, resigned from the Macmillan government. Despite the furore and humiliation that followed, his parents famously stayed together - and now, forty years on, their son has written this long-awaited account of their family life
21: Bringing Down the House - Movie Tie-In
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Ben Mezrich
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-02-01 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Recounts the story of how a notorious gang of MIT blackjack savants devised and received backing for a system for winning at the world's most sophisticated casinos, an endeavor that earned them more than three million dollars. Originally published as Bringing Down the House. Reissue. (A Columbia Pictures film, written
Bringing Down the House
Language: en
Pages: 237
Authors: Olivia Turnbull
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Intellect Books

Review: "Between 1979 and 1997 over a quarter of Britain's regional theatres closed down. Those that survived found themselves constantly on the brink, forced to reduce their programmes radically and to go dark for extended periods of time. Bringing Down the House: The Crisis in Britain's Regional Theatres delves into
21: Bringing Down the House
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Ben Mezrich
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-29 - Publisher: Random House

Real-life all too rarely offers stories that are quite as satisfying as fiction. Bringing Down the House is one of the exceptions. Cheating in casinos is illegal; card-counting - making a record of what cards have so far been dealt to enable the player to make some prediction of what
Bringing Down the House
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Ben Mezrich
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Gardners Books

After five weeks on the "New York Times" bestseller list in hardcover, Mezrich's inside story of the young card-counting masterminds who took on Vegas is poised to reach an even wider audience in its new paperback edition.