Top 101–200 books mentioned in comments on Hacker News

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101. The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable

102. The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business

103. Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets (Incerto)

104. Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs — 2nd Edition (MIT Electrical Engineering and Computer Science)

105. The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing

106. The Paradox of Choice: Why More Is Less

107. Operating Systems Design and Implementation (3rd Edition)

108. The Dream Machine: J.C.R

109. The Now Habit: A Strategic Program for Overcoming Procrastination and Enjoying Guilt-Free Play

110. Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach

111. The Pragmatic Programmer: From Journeyman to Master

112. The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature

113. The Principles of Product Development Flow: Second Generation Lean Product Development

114. Show Stopper!: The Breakneck Race to Create Windows NT and the Next Generation at Microsoft

115. The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers

116. Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity

117. The Princeton Companion to Mathematics

118. Slack: Getting Past Burnout, Busywork, and the Myth of Total Efficiency

119. The Ruby Programming Language

120. Grid Systems in Graphic Design: A Visual Communication Manual for Graphic Designers, Typographers and Three Dimensional Designers

121. Republic, Lost: How Money Corrupts Congress — and a Plan to Stop It

122. Learned Optimism: How to Change Your Mind and Your Life

123. Difficult Conversations: How to Discuss What Matters Most

124. The Master Switch: The Rise and Fall of Information Empires

125. Trading and Exchanges: Market Microstructure for Practitioners

126. The Linux Programming Interface: A Linux and UNIX System Programming Handbook

127. Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies

128. The Talent Code: Greatness Isn’t Born

129. Traffic: Why We Drive the Way We Do (and What It Says About Us)

130. Making Software: What Really Works, and Why We Believe It

131. Beautiful Code

132. The Inmates Are Running the Asylum: Why High Tech Products Drive Us Crazy and How to Restore the Sanity

133. Impro: Improvisation and the Theatre

134. The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

135. Computer Systems: A Programmer’s Perspective (2nd Edition)

136. What Is Mathematics? An Elementary Approach to Ideas and Methods

137. Hackers & Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age

138. Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning (Information Science and Statistics)

139. Growing Object-Oriented Software, Guided by Tests

140. Calculus, Vol

141. Clojure Programming

142. The Art of Computer Programming, Volumes 1–4

143. Ending Aging: The Rejuvenation Breakthroughs That Could Reverse Human Aging in Our Lifetime

144. Corporate Confidential: 50 Secrets Your Company Doesn’t Want You to Know — -and What to Do About Them

145. Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business

146. The Innovator’s Dilemma: The Revolutionary Book That Will Change the Way You Do Business

147. The Black Swan: Second Edition: The Impact of the Highly Improbable: With a new section: “On Robustness and Fragility” (Incerto)

148. The Web Application Hacker’s Handbook: Finding and Exploiting Security Flaws

149. 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus

150. Dark Pools: The Rise of the Machine Traders and the Rigging of the U.S

151. The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation

152. How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big: Kind of the Story of My Life

153. Anarchy, State, and Utopia

154. Computer Architecture, Fifth Edition: A Quantitative Approach (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Computer Architecture and Design)

155. Mathematics: From the Birth of Numbers

156. What Every BODY is Saying: An Ex-FBI Agent’s Guide to Speed-Reading People

157. This Time Is Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly

158. Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins Of The Internet

159. The Art of Electronics

160. The Collapse of Complex Societies (New Studies in Archaeology)

161. Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage

162. How to Prove It: A Structured Approach, 2nd Edition

163. The Humane Interface: New Directions for Designing Interactive Systems

164. Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America

165. Linear Algebra Done Right (Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics)

166. Domain-Driven Design: Tackling Complexity in the Heart of Software

167. The Non-Designer’s Design Book

168. When Genius Failed: The Rise and Fall of Long-Term Capital Management

169. The Drunkard’s Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives

170. The Founder’s Dilemmas: Anticipating and Avoiding the Pitfalls That Can Sink a Startup (The Kauffman Foundation Series on Innovation and Entrepreneurship)

171. The Non-Designer’s Design Book: Design and Typographic Principles for the Visual Novice

172. Programming Language Pragmatics, Third Edition

173. Modernist Cuisine: The Art and Science of Cooking

174. Effective Java (2nd Edition)

175. The Facebook Effect: The Inside Story of the Company That Is Connecting the World

176. Growing a Business

177. Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die

178. Atomic Accidents: A History of Nuclear Meltdowns and Disasters: From the Ozark Mountains to Fukushima

179. A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language (General Grammar)

180. Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X (3rd Edition)

181. Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety

182. The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century

183. The Unix Programming Environment (Prentice-Hall Software Series)

184. Nudge: Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth, and Happiness

185. It’s Not Carpal Tunnel Syndrome!: RSI Theory and Therapy for Computer Professionals

186. Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water, Revised Edition

187. Titan: The Life of John D

188. High Output Management

189. Quantum Computing since Democritus

190. QED: The Strange Theory of Light and Matter

191. The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood

192. Linux Kernel Development (3rd Edition)

193. The Dip: A Little Book That Teaches You When to Quit (and When to Stick)

194. Modern C++ Design: Generic Programming and Design Patterns Applied

195. PostgreSQL 9.0 High Performance

196. How Buildings Learn: What Happens After They’re Built

197. Class: A Guide Through the American Status System

198. The Practice of System and Network Administration, Second Edition

199. How To Win Friends and Influence People

200. The Grammar of Graphics (Statistics and Computing)

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