Media & Reviews

Several writers and outlets have been kind enough to review and/or discuss At the Sands, and I have appeared on a few podcasts discussing the book. Here is a list:


Larry Henry. “Las Vegas Casinos Can Restore Magic of Earlier Era by Reconnecting With Customers: Gaming Expert.” December 6, 2020.

Review by Robert Ambrose. Casino Life Magazine (starts on page 38). November 23, 2020.

John L. Smith. “Casino Lit: In times like these, we can all use a vacation at the Sands.” CDC Gaming Reports. November 11, 2020.

“How the Sands Seduced Guests, Gamblers and the Media.” On the Strip. November 2, 2020. (includes excerpt)

“Sandsational!” Global Gaming Business. October 25, 2020. (includes excerpt)

C. Moon Reed. “Historian David Schwartz’s Latest Book Revisits Classic Las Vegas Casino.” Las Vegas Weekly. October 15, 2020.

Podcast Appearances

Vixio Gambling Compliance Podcast – November 24, 2020

Jeff Does Vegas – November 9, 2020

No Vacancy with Glenn Hausmann – October 12, 2020

Milwaukee Mob – October 9, 2020

Talk about Las Vegas with Ira – October 5, 2020

If you’d like to review the book or have me on your podcast, please contact me.