The Zombie Survival Guide is THE essential book you would need to survive the zombie apocalypse. While the events are fictionalised, the book goes into great detail to envelop the reader in Max Brook's world.
Every possible detail is discussed: zombie anatomy, weaponry, transport, shelter; and even more. You don't need any special training and weaponry to survive, the book aims to everybody, regardless of race or sex.
While the contents are explored in gratuitous detail, the book retains a unique sense of humor; without which the book would be a elongated "To do list".
In conclusion, the Zombie Survival Guide is a book which any undead enthusiast with adore. An enjoyable read.