Beginning Ruby on Rails

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Learn to Program, Second Edition (The Facets of Ruby Series)
1.  Learn to Program, Second Edition (The Facets of Ruby Series) by Chris Pine
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  "If you've never done any programming, start here. A great intro book into concepts and it uses Ruby to boot."
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Agile Web Development with Rails, Third Edition
2.  Agile Web Development with Rails, Third Edition by Dave Thomas
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  "The Bible for getting started with Rails."
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The Well-Grounded Rubyist
3.  The Well-Grounded Rubyist by David A. Black
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  "A new version of a very good book, Ruby for Rails, which bridges the gap between Ruby and Rails."
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Programming Ruby 1.9: The Pragmatic Programmers' Guide (Facets of Ruby)
4.  Programming Ruby 1.9: The Pragmatic Programmers' Guide (Facets of Ruby) by Andrew Hunt
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  "The defacto reference on Ruby itself."
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Best of Ruby Quiz (Pragmatic Programmers)
5.  Best of Ruby Quiz (Pragmatic Programmers) by James Edward Gray II
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  "Ruby Quiz is an awesome way to learn Ruby. They are little challenges that help you learn. Much of this content is available for free online but book is still nice to have."
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CSS: The Definitive Guide
6.  CSS: The Definitive Guide by Eric A. Meyer
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  "Pretty good guide for CSS, which is an essential tool."
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HTML & XHTML: The Definitive Guide (6th Edition)
7.  HTML & XHTML: The Definitive Guide (6th Edition) by Chuck Musciano
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  "HTML mastery is absolutely required of just about any web developer."
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The CSS Anthology: 101 Essential Tips, Tricks & Hacks
8.  The CSS Anthology: 101 Essential Tips, Tricks & Hacks by Rachel Andrew
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  "I've heard this is a good intro CSS/HTML book."
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Rails Recipes (Pragmatic Programmers)
9.  Rails Recipes (Pragmatic Programmers) by Chad Fowler
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  "Gives neat little "recipes" for how to get certain common tasks done."
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Advanced Rails Recipes
10.  Advanced Rails Recipes by Mike Clark
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  "More advanced recipes."
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Rails Cookbook (Cookbooks (O'Reilly))
11.  Rails Cookbook (Cookbooks (O'Reilly)) by Rob Orsini
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  "Similar to the Pragmatic book."
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Ruby Cookbook (Cookbooks (O'Reilly))
12.  Ruby Cookbook (Cookbooks (O'Reilly)) by Leonard Richardson
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  "Non rails-specific recipes that are nice to have for learning."
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Does this cover the latest in CSS? 0 Jul 14, 2014
Relevance of the book... 0 Jul 30, 2011
Same reviews for two books 0 May 21, 2010
Amazon has screwed up my biography 0 Dec 9, 2009
Worthwhile for someone who's read _Ruby For Rails_? 0 Sep 18, 2009
Should be called how to use outdated Rails plugins 0 May 3, 2009
Does this cover Rails 2.0? 1 Apr 12, 2008
How popular is Ruby on Rails ? 0 Feb 12, 2008
How popular is Ruby on Rails ? 0 Feb 12, 2008
Wrong edition 0 Sep 4, 2007
when will this book released? 3 Jul 24, 2006
but will it help the experienced programmer? 1 Jul 17, 2006
 
   

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