Lindy Book

A selection of the best and most relevant books in time

Author Title
George Orwell1984
Philippe Ariès and Georges DubyA History of Private Life
Rory SutherlandAlchemy
Nassim Nicholas TalebAntifragile
Aldous HuxleyBrave New World
STEM Academic PressCOVID-19: A Complex Systems Approach
Tom HollandDominion
Michel de MontaigneEssays
Ray BradburyFahrenheit 451
Jorge Luis BorgesFictions
Nassim Nicholas TalebFooled by Randomness
John GrayGray's Anatomy
Gerd GigerenzerGut Feelings
Karl KrausHalf-Truths and One-and-a-Half Truths
Morton A. MeyersHappy Accidents: Serendipity in Major Medical Breakthroughs in the Twentieth Century
ThucydidesHistory of the Peloponnesian War
Yaneer Bar-YamMaking Things Work
Marcus AureliusMeditations
Emmanuel Le Roy LadurieMontaillou: The Promised Land of Error
George OrwellNotes On Nationalism
Harry FrankfurtOn Bullshit
Patrick SüskindPerfume
Edward BernaysPropaganda
James C. ScottSeeing like a State
Nassim Nicholas TalebSkin in The Game
Emil CioranTears and Saints
Anna KomneneThe Alexiad
Carlo CipollaThe Basic Laws of Human Stupidity
Nassim Nicholas TalebThe Bed of Procrustes
Nassim Nicholas TalebThe Black Swan
Carlo GinzburgThe Cheese and the Worms
Graham RobbThe Discovery of France
Peter FrankopanThe First Crusade
Lewis DartnellThe Knowledge: How to Rebuild Our World from Scratch
Chris AndersonThe Long Tail
Christopher AlexanderThe Nature of Order
Niccolo MachiavelliThe Prince
Peter FrankopanThe Silk Roads
Michael MarmotThe Status Syndrome: How Social Standing Affects Our Health and Longevity
John GallThe Systems Bible: The Beginner's Guide to Systems Large and Small
Stefan ZweigThe World of Yesterday
Yevgeny ZamyatinWe
David ReichWho We Are and How We Got Here