Odds Against Tomorrow: A Novel [Nathaniel Rich] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. NEW YORK CITY, the near future: Mitchell Zukor, a gifted young mathematician, is hired by a mysterious new financial consulting firm
Dick Francis (pictured with his son Felix Francis) was born in South Wales in 1920. He was a young rider of distinction winning awards and trophies at horse shows throughout the United Kingdom.
pl n (foll by on or against) the probability, expressed as a ratio, that a certain event will take place the odds against the outsider are a hundred to one; the amount, expressed as a ratio, by which the wager of one better is greater than that of another he was offering odds of five to one