Julian Weisser

Books

A somewhat up-to-date log of what’s on my bookshelves.

Bhagavad Gita - As It Is
    A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
The Consolations of Philosophy
    Alain De Botton
Status Anxiety
    Alain De Botton
The Stranger
    Albert Camus
The Counterfeiters
    Andre Gide
The Invention of Nature
    Andrea Wulf
Mastering Bitcoin
    Andreas Antonopoulos
The Sleepwalkers
    Arthur Koestler
The Hard Thing About Hard Things
    Ben Horowitz
Designing Interations
    Bill Moggridge
Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth
    Buckminster Fuller
A Random Walk Down Wall Street
    Burton Malkiel
The Demon-Haunted World
    Carl Sagan
Pale Blue Dot
    Carl Sagan
Seven Brief Lessons on Physics
    Carlo Rovelli
Predictably Irrational
    Dan Ariely
Breaking Open the Head
    Daniel Pinchbeck
Ishmael
    Daniel Quinn
The Beginning of Infinity
    David Deutsch
Infinite Jest
    David Foster Wallace
The Design of Everyday
    Don Norman
The Secret History
    Donna Tartt
Godel, Escher, Bach: an Eternal Golden Braid
    Douglas R. Hofstadter
The Monkey Wrench Gang
    Edward Abbey
High Growth Handbook
    Elad Gil
The Goal
    Eliyahu Goldratt
Men of Mathematics
    Eric Temple Bell
Ecotopia
    Ernest Callenbach
A Moveable Feast
    Ernest Hemingway
Why We’re Polarized
    Ezra Klein
Wizard of the Upper Amazon
    F. Bruce Lamb
Up-Wingers
    F.M. Esfandiary
Dune
    Frank Herbert
The Trial
    Franz Kafka
The Case Against Sugar
    Gary Taubes
Animal Farm
    George Orwell
Steps to an Ecology of Mind
    Gregory Bateson
Mind and Nature
    Gregory Bateson
To Kill a Mockingbird
    Harper Lee
Kafka on the Shore
    Haruki Murakami
Moby Dick or The White Whale
    Herman Melville
Siddhartha
    Herman Hesse
The Rum Diary
    Hunter S. Thompson
Sprint
    Jake Knapp
The Ages of Gaia
    James Lovelock
Novacene
    James Lovelock
Finite and Infinite Games
    James Carse
Seeing Like A State
    James C. Scott
Sovereign Individual
    James Dale Davidson
The Economy of Cities
    Jane Jacob
The Burned-Out Bloggers Guide to PR
    Jason Kincaid
Founders at Work
    Jessica Livingston
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
    John Le Carre
Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes
    John Murray
Of Mice and Men
    John Steinbeck
The Moon is Down
    John Steinbeck
The Grapes of Wrath
    John Steinbeck
How the Poor Can Save Capitalism
    John Hope Bryant
The Neon Bible
    John Kennedy Toole
A Confederacy of Dunces
    John Kennedy Toole
Biosphere 2: The Human Experiment
    John P. Allen
The Power of Myth
    Joseph Campbell
The Fellowship of the Ring
    JRR Tolkien
The Two Towers
    JRR Tolkien
The Return of the King
    JRR Tolkien
The Wind in the Willows
    Kenneth Grahame
Feynman’s Thesis
    Laurie M. Brown
Shelter II
    Lloyd Kahn
The Dream Machine
    M. Mitchell Waldrop
Under the Volcano
    Malcolm Lowry
Swann’s Way
    Marcel Proust
Meditations
    Marcus Aurelius
The Complete Persepolis
    Marjane Satrapi
The Medium is the Massage
    Marshall McLuhan
The Revolt of the Public
    Martin Gurri
Why We Can’t Wait
    Martin Luther King Jr.
The Origins of Virtue
    Matt Ridley
Psycho-Cybernetics
    Maxwell Maltz
Greek Passion
    Nikos “Kazantzakis “
Zorba The Greek
    Nikos “Kazantzakis “
The Autobiography of a Brown Buffalo
    Oscar Zeta Acosta
The Most of P.G. Wodehouse
    P.G. Wodehouse
The Alchemist
    Paulo Coelho
Zero to One
    Peter Thiel
Silent Spring
    Rachel Carson
The Overstory
    Richard Powers
The Character of Physical Law
    Richard Feynman
“Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman”
    Richard Feynman
“What Do You Care What Other People Think?”
    Richard Feynman
Feynman’s Lost Lecture: The Motion of Planets Around the Sun
    Richard Feynman
Six Easy Pieces: Essentials of Physics Explained by Its Most Brilliant Teacher
    Richard Feynman
Six Not-So-Easy Pieces: Einstein’s Relativity, Symmetry, and Space Time
    Richard Feynman
The Color of Law
    Richard Rothstein
Jonathan Livingston Seagull
    Richard Bach
Illusions
    Richard Bach
The Power Broker
    Robert A. Caro
Treasure Island
    Robert Louis Stevenson
Waiting for Godot
    Samuel Beckett
The Holotrophic Mind
    Stanislav Grof
A Brief History of Time
    Stephen W. Hawking
The Stand
    Stephen King
Whole Earth Discipline: An Ecopragmatist Manifesto
    Stewart Brand
The Clock of the Long Now
    Stewart Brand
Literary Machine
    Ted Nelson
The Search for the Original Tree of Knowledge
    Terence McKenna
The Psychedelic Experience
    Timothy Leary and Ram Dass
Stubborn Attachments
    Tyler Cowen
King Henry VIII
    William Shakespeare
King Henvry IV Part Two
    William Shakespeare
King John
    William Shakespeare
King Richard II
    William Shakespeare
Songs of Innocence and of Experience
    William Blake
Barbarian Days A Surfing LIfe
    William Finnegan
Sapiens
    Yuval Noah Harari
Homo Deus
    Yuval Noah Harari