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The Clock of the Long Now book cover

The Clock of the Long Now

Time and Responsibility

By Stewart Brand

· 2000-03

· 190 pages

· Clocks and watches

Wanted: May 27, 2021

Gödel, Escher, Bach book cover

Gödel, Escher, Bach

An Eternal Golden Braid

By Douglas R. Hofstadter

· 1999

· 800 pages

· Artificial intelligence.

Wanted: May 27, 2021

The Scout Mindset book cover

The Scout Mindset

Why Some People See Things Clearly and Others Don't

By Julia Galef

· 2021

· 288 pages

· Business & Economics

Wanted: April 13, 2021

Noise book cover

Noise

A Flaw in Human Judgment

By Daniel Kahneman, Olivier Sibony, Cass R. Sunstein

· 2021-05-18

· 464 pages

· Psychology

Wanted: May 26, 2021

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Walden

Or, Life in the Woods

By Henry David Thoreau

· 1854

· 375 pages

· Literary Collections

Wanted: February 15, 2021

Civilization and Capitalism, 15th-18th Century, Vol. I book cover

Civilization and Capitalism, 15th-18th Century, Vol. I

The Structure of Everyday Life

By Fernand Braudel

· 1982

· 3 pages

· Business & Economics

Wanted: February 15, 2021

The Lessons of History book cover

The Lessons of History

By Will Durant, Ariel Durant

· 2012-08-21

· 128 pages

· History

Wanted: February 15, 2021

Think Again book cover

Think Again

The Power of Knowing What You Don't Know

By Adam Grant

· 2021-02-02

· 320 pages

· Business & Economics

Wanted: February 01, 2021

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Breath

The New Science of a Lost Art

By James Nestor

· 2020

· 304 pages

· Health & Fitness

Wanted: January 06, 2021

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Leisure

The Basis of Culture

By Josef Pieper

· 2015-08-07

· 169 pages

· Philosophy

Wanted: January 06, 2021

The Elephant in the Brain book cover

The Elephant in the Brain

Hidden Motives in Everyday Life

By Kevin Simler, Robin Hanson

· 2018

· 397 pages

· Cognitive psychology

Wanted: December 30, 2020

The Story of the Human Body book cover

The Story of the Human Body

Evolution, Health, and Disease

By Daniel Lieberman

· 2014

· 460 pages

· Science

Wanted: December 27, 2020

Tools of Titans book cover

Tools of Titans

The Tactics, Routines, and Habits of Billionaires, Icons, and World-class Performers

By Timothy Ferriss

· 2017

· 673 pages

· Business & Economics

Wanted: December 25, 2020

The Making of a Manager book cover

The Making of a Manager

What to Do When Everyone Looks to You

By Julie Zhuo

· 2019-03-19

· 288 pages

· Business & Economics

Wanted: December 21, 2020

Thinking, Fast and Slow book cover

Thinking, Fast and Slow

By Daniel Kahneman

· 2011-10-25

· 512 pages

· Psychology

Wanted: December 20, 2020

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Superforecasting

The Art and Science of Prediction

By Philip Eyrikson Tetlock, Dan Gardner

· 2016-09-13

· 352 pages

· Economic forecasting

Wanted: December 20, 2020

Focusing book cover

Focusing

By Eugene T Gendlin

· 2010-08-03

· 192 pages

· Psychology

Wanted: December 20, 2020

Predictably Irrational, Revised and Expanded Edition book cover

Predictably Irrational, Revised and Expanded Edition

The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions

By Dan Ariely

· 2010-04-27

· 384 pages

· Business & Economics

Wanted: December 20, 2020

Rationality and the Reflective Mind book cover

Rationality and the Reflective Mind

By Keith Stanovich

· 2011-02-03

· 328 pages

· Psychology

Wanted: December 20, 2020

Thinking and Deciding book cover

Thinking and Deciding

By Jonathan Baron

· 2007-10-22

· 600 pages

· Psychology

Wanted: December 20, 2020

The Intellectual Life book cover

The Intellectual Life

Its Spirit, Conditions, Methods

By A. G. Sertillanges

· 1998

· 266 pages

· Philosophy

Wanted: December 18, 2020

The Art of Doing Science and Engineering book cover

The Art of Doing Science and Engineering

Learning to Learn

By Richard Hamming

· 2020-02-14

· pages

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Wanted: December 18, 2020

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