Originally Posted by Euripidez
The New Complete Joy of Brewing is a tad out of date, but there are some valuable tables and information in it. Plus it helps reinforce relax and don't worry.
1. Palmer's book, How to Brew
2. The New Complete Joy of Home Brewing by Papazian.
I recently bought both, and i've only been doing this three months.
Palmer's a touch better, but the Papazian book is sort of a "requirement"