Nevada should make "The Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas" the official guide to Vegas because there is not a better one. With insightful writing, up-to ... Show synopsis Nevada should make "The Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas" the official guide to Vegas because there is not a better one. With insightful writing, up-to-date reviews of major attractions, and a lot of "local" knowledge, this book has it all. Compiled and written by a team of experienced researchers whose work has been cited by such diverse sources as "USA Today" and "Operations Research Forum, The Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas" digs deeper and offers more than can any single author. This is the only guide that explains how Las Vegas works and how to use that knowledge to make every minute and every dollar of your time there count. With advice that is direct, prescriptive, and detailed, it takes out the guesswork. Eclipsing the usual list of choices, it unambiguously rates and ranks everything from hotels, restaurants, and attractions to rental car companies. With "The Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas, " you know what's available in every category, from the best to the worst. It is the one guide that will put you in the driver's seat. The reader will also find the sections about the history of the town and the chapters on gambling fascinating. Every gambler should be required to read this book cover to cover before they spend a vacation contributing to the casinos all the money that it takes to run all those flashing lights. In truth, "The Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas" emphasizes how to have fun and understand the crazy environment that is today's Vegas. It's a keeper.