Mark Woodward wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> This is not 'yet another recommended ruby books' question, but more a
> 'general programming' one.
>
> I often read a reference to non language specific books here and was just
> wondering what peoples favourites are.
>
> I'm asking this after reading the '... pretending to be a computer
> scientist' post and the reference to Bertrand Meyers' OO Software
> Construction. I've seen this recommended quite a few times now.
>
> So, what are some others you'd recommend to improve programming in
> general?
>
>
> happy new year,
>
>
>   

Andy Hunt and Dave Thomas' _The_Pragmatic_Programmer_
http://www.pragmaticprogrammer.com/ppbook/index.shtml