119 Recommended Books — Marc Andreessen

Marc Lowell Andreessen is an American entrepreneur, investor, and software engineer. He is the co-author of Mosaic, the first widely used Web browser; co-founder of Netscape; and co-founder and general … Wikipedia


  1. Singularity Sky by Charles Stross
  2. The Jennifer Morgue by Charles Stross
  3. Glasshouse by Charles Stross
  4. Accelerando (Singularity) by Charles Stross
  5. Iron Sunrise (Singularity) by Charles Stross
  6. The Atrocity Archives (Laundry Files) by Charles Stross
  7. Polity Agent (Ian Cormac, Book 4) by Neal Asher
  8. Prador Moon: A Novel of the Polity by Neal Asher
  9. Brass Man (Ian Cormac, Book 3) by Neal Asher
  10. Gridlinked: The First Agent Cormac Novel by Neal Asher
  11. The Voyage of the Sable Keech (Spatterjay, Book 2) by Neal Asher
  12. The Skinner by Neal Asher
  13. Redemption Ark by Alastair Reynolds
  14. Century Rain by Alastair Reynolds
  15. Chasm City (Revelation Space Book 2) by Alastair Reynolds
  16. The Prefect (GollanczF.) by Alastair Reynolds
  17. Revelation Space by Alastair Reynolds
  18. Absolution Gap by Alastair Reynolds
  19. The Stone Canal (The Fall Revolution Series) by Ken MacLeod
  20. The Cassini Division (The Fall Revolution Series) by Ken MacLeod
  21. The Sky Road (Fall Revolution) by Ken MacLeod
  22. The Star Fraction by Ken MacLeod
  23. The Execution Channel by Ken MacLeod
  24. Thirteen by Richard K. Morgan
  25. Broken Angels by Richard K. Morgan
  26. Altered Carbon (Takeshi Kovacs Novels) by Richard K. Morgan
  27. Venture Deals: Be Smarter Than Your Lawyer and Venture Capitalist by Brad Feld
  28. Rainbows End by Vernor Vinge
  29. The Last Colony by John Scalzi
  30. Old Man’s War by John Scalzi
  31. The Ghost Brigades (A Sci Fi Essential Book) by John Scalzi
  32. Pandora’s Star (The Commonwealth Saga) by Peter F. Hamilton
  33. Judas Unchained (The Commonwealth Saga) by Peter F. Hamilton
  34. True Names: And the Opening of the Cyberspace Frontier by Vernor Vinge
  35. Neuromancer by William Gibson
  36. Spin State by Chris Moriarty
  37. Spin Control by Chris Moriarty
  38. Counting Heads by David Marusek
  39. The Big Score: The Billion Dollar Story of Silicon Valley by Michael S. Malone
  40. Blindsight by Peter Watts
  41. Mirror Worlds: or the Day Software Puts the Universe in a Shoebox…How It Will Happen and What It Will Mean by David Gelernter
  42. Chase, Chance, and Creativity: The Lucky Art of Novelty (MIT Press) by James H. Austin
  43. Venture Capital and the Finance of Innovation, 2nd Edition by Andrew Metrick
  44. Who Really Matters: The Core Group Theory of Power, Privilege, and Success by Art Kleiner
  45. High Output Management by Andrew S Grove
  46. Emanuel Goldberg and His Knowledge Machine: Information, Invention, and Political Forces (New Directions in Information Management) by Michael Buckland
  47. Born Standing Up: A Comic’s Life by Steve Martin
  48. Pioneering Portfolio Management: An Unconventional Approach to Institutional Investment, Fully Revised and Updated by David F. Swensen
  49. A Great Leap Forward: 1930s Depression and U.S. Economic Growth (Yale Series in Economic and Financial History) by Alexander J. Field Ph.D.
  50. The Four Steps to the Epiphany by Steve Blank
  51. The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies by Erik Brynjolfsson, Andrew McAfee
  52. Marketing High Technology by William H. Davidow
  53. Infinite Loop by Michael Malone
  54. The Master Switch: The Rise and Fall of Information Empires by Tim Wu
  55. Debt — Updated and Expanded: The First 5,000 Years by David Graeber
  56. The Paranoid Style in American Politics by Richard Hofstadter
  57. Head First Python by Paul Barry
  58. The Halo Effect: . . . and the Eight Other Business Delusions That Deceive Managers by Phil Rosenzweig
  59. The Innovator’s Dilemma by Clayton M. Christensen
  60. Master Of The Senate: The Years of Lyndon Johnson by Robert A. Caro
  61. Unconventional Success: A Fundamental Approach to Personal Investment by David F. Swensen
  62. Crossing the Chasm by Geoffrey A. Moore
  63. Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition by Daniel Okrent
  64. Rainbows End by Vernor Vinge
  65. Dogs and Demons: Tales from the Dark Side of Japan by Alex Kerr
  66. The Age of Cryptocurrency: How Bitcoin and Digital Money Are Challenging the Global Economic Order by Paul Vigna, Michael J. Casey
  67. The Myth of America’s Decline: Politics, Economics, and a Half Century of False Prophecies by Josef Joffe
  68. The Other Path: The Economic Answer to Terrorism by Hernando De Soto
  69. Me and Ted Against the World : The Unauthorized Story of the Founding of CNN by Reese Schonfeld
  70. Startup Rising: The Entrepreneurial Revolution Remaking the Middle East by Christopher M. Schroeder
  71. The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers by Ben Horowitz
  72. Rainbow’s End: The Crash of 1929 (Pivotal Moments in American History) by Maury Klein
  73. Cybernation: The Silent Conquest: A Report to the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions by Donald N. Michael
  74. Breaking The News: How the Media Undermine American Democracy by James Fallows
  75. In All His Glory: The Life and Times of William S. Paley and the Birth of Modern Broadcasting by Sally Bedell Smith
  76. Keynes and the Market: How the World’s Greatest Economist Overturned Conventional Wisdom and Made a Fortune on the Stock Market by Justyn Walsh
  77. Knowledge and the Wealth of Nations: A Story of Economic Discovery by David Warsh
  78. The Billionaire Who Wasn’t: How Chuck Feeney Secretly Made and Gave Away a Fortune by Conor O’Clery
  79. The Weightless World by Diane Coyle
  80. The Wilderness: Deep Inside the Republican Party’s Combative, Contentious, Chaotic Quest to Take Back the White House by McKay Coppins
  81. Satisfaction: The Science of Finding True Fulfillment by Gregory Berns
  82. American Hippopotamus Industry by Jon Mooallem
  83. Doing Capitalism in the Innovation Economy: Markets, Speculation and the State by Dr William H. Janeway
  84. Oh Yeah! by The Viking Press
  85. The Way We Never Were: American Families And The Nostalgia Trap by Stephanie Coontz
  86. No: The Only Negotiating System You Need for Work and Home by Jim Camp
  87. The Half-Life of Facts: Why Everything We Know Has an Expiration Date by Samuel Arbesman
  88. Nostalgia for the Absolute (CBC Massey Lecture) by George Steiner
  89. We Were Burning: Japanese Entrepreneurs And The Forging Of The Electronic Age by Bob Johnstone
  90. Bad for You: Exposing the War on Fun! by Kevin C. Pyle, Scott Cunningham
  91. Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder (Incerto) by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  92. Confidence Game: How Hedge Fund Manager Bill Ackman Called Wall Street’s Bluff by Christine S. Richard
  93. The Great Mirror of Folly: Finance, Culture, and the Crash of 1720 (Yale Series in Economic and Financial History) by William N. Goetzmann, Catherine Labio, K. Geert Rouwenhorst Ph.D., Timothy Young, Robert Shiller
  94. The Maverick and His Machine: Thomas Watson, Sr. and the Making of IBM by Kevin Maney
  95. Up Your Game: 6 Timeless Principles for Networking Your Way to the Top by David Bradford
  96. Putin’s Kleptocracy: Who Owns Russia? by Karen Dawisha
  97. How to Castrate a Bull: Unexpected Lessons on Risk, Growth, and Success in Business by Dave Hitz
  98. The Power of Productivity: Wealth, Poverty, and the Threat to Global Stability by William W. Lewis
  99. The Song Machine: Inside the Hit Factory by John Seabrook
  100. Infamous Scribblers: The Founding Fathers and the Rowdy Beginnings of American Journalism by Eric Burns
  101. Millionaire : The Philanderer, Gambler, and Duelist Who Invented Modern Finance by Janet Gleeson
  102. The Ultimate Resource 2 by Julian Lincoln Simon
  103. The Panic of 1907: Lessons Learned from the Market’s Perfect Storm by Robert F. Bruner
  104. Life: The Movie: How Entertainment Conquered Reality by Neal Gabler
  105. And the Money Kept Rolling In (and Out) Wall Street, the IMF, and the Bankrupting of Argentina by Paul Blustein
  106. This Time Is Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly by Carmen M. Reinhart
  107. The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements (Perennial Classics) by Eric Hoffer
  108. The Lever of Riches: Technological Creativity and Economic Progress by Joel Mokyr
  109. The Gifts of Athena: Historical Origins of the Knowledge Economy by Joel Mokyr
  110. The Enlightened Economy: An Economic History of Britain 1700–1850 (The New Economic History of Britain seri) by Joel Mokyr
  111. The Go-Go Years: The Drama and Crashing Finale of Wall Street’s Bullish 60s by John Brooks
  112. Anti-Intellectualism in American Life by Richard Hofstadter
  113. Nixonland: The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America by Rick Perlstein
  114. Cable Cowboy: John Malone and the Rise of the Modern Cable Business by Mark Robichaux
  115. Bourgeois Dignity: Why Economics Can’t Explain the Modern World by Deirdre N. McCloskey
  116. More Money Than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite by Sebastian Mallaby
  117. Confessions of an Economic Hit Man by John Perkins
  118. Joseph P. Kennedy Presents: His Hollywood Years by Cari Beauchamp
  119. Ingenious Pursuits: Building the Scientific Revolution by Lisa Jardine

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