Book recs from the Almanack

Nancy Forbes Faraday, Maxwell, and the Electromagnetic Field: How Two Men Revolutionized Physics
John Gribbin Deep Simplicity: Bringing Order to Chaos and Complexity
Frank Partnoy F.I.A.S.C.O.: The Inside Story of a Wall Street Thader
John & Mary Gribbin Ice Age
Arthur Herman Hoa the Scots Inuented the Modern World: The Thue Story of How Western Europe’s Poorest Nation Created Our World & Everything in It
Herbert A. Simon Models of My Life
Gino Segre A Matter of Degrees:,What Temperature Reveals About thePast and Future of Our Species, Planet, and Universe
Joseph Frazier Wall Andrew Carnegie
Jared M. Diamond Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies
Jared M. Diamond The Third Chimpanzee: The Euolution and Future of the Human Animal
Robert B. Cialdini Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion
Benjamin Franklin The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
Garrett Hardin Liuing Within Limits: Ecology, Economics, and Population Taboos
Richard Dawkins The Seffish Gene
Ron Chernow Titan: The Life of John D. Rochefellen, Sr.
David S. Landes The Wealth and Poverty of Nations: Why Some Are So Rich and Some So Poor
Robert G. Hagstrom The Warren Buffitt Portfolio: Mastering the Power of the Focus Invtestment Strategy
Matt Ridley Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters
Roger Fisher Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In
Robert Wright Three Scientists and Their Gods: Looking for Meaning in an Age of Information
Andy Grove Only the Paranoid Survive
Judith Rich Harris No Two Alike: Human Nature and Human Individuality
Frank Ryan Darwin’s Blind Spot: Evolution Beyond Natural Selection
Viktor E. Frankl Man’s Search for Meaning
Richard Dawkins The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe Without Design
Steven Pinker The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language
Connie Bruck Master of the Game: Steve Ross and the Creation of Time Warner
Steven Levy In the Plex: How Google Thinks, Works, and Shapes Our Lives
Lawrence M. Krauss A Universe from Nothing: Why There Is Something Rather Than Nothing
Bryan Burrough Barbarians at the Gate: The Fall of RJR Nabisco
William N. Thorndike The Outsiders: Eight Unconventional CEOs and Their Radically Rational Blueprint for Success
Roberts, George A. Distant Force: A Memoir of the Teledyne Corporation and the Man Who Created It, with an Introduction to Teledyne Technologies
James Wallace Hard Drive: Bill Gates and the Making of the Microsoft Empire
William Poundstone Fortune’s Formula: The Untold Story of the Scientific Betting System That Beat the Casinos and Wall Street
Kurt Eichenwald Conspiracy of Fools: A True Story
Hargittai, István The Martians of Science: Five Physicists Who Changed the Twentieth Century
Isaacson, Walter Einstein: His Life and Universe
Roger Fisher Getting It Done: How to Lead When You’re Not in Charge
Garrett Hardin Filters against Folly
Charles T. Munger Poor Charlie’s Almanack: The Wit and Wisdom of Charles T. Munger
Les Schwab Les Schwab – Pride In Performance, Keep It Going!
James B. Stewart Den of Thieves
Noah J. Goldstein Yes!: 50 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Persuasive
Malcolm Gladwell Outliers: The Story of Success
The Origin of Species

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