…has been reorganized and updated to reflect some critical omissions as well as some key reader recommendations. I know it looks like a lot of books, and I guess it is, but I’ve tried to prioritize them by category, the most critical titles at the top of each list. If you’re a beginner, you could make a truly great start with just the top book or two from the category of your choice.
One thing that continues to amaze me is how inexpensively you can pick up even new books from the “Used and New” links on the Border’s or Barnes & Noble sites. Since I really started delving into that feature I’ve acquired so many under-$10 books that the bookcases are stuffed and wife is demanding a new house. If we start now we may just have one by the time the baby arrives.