Top 201–300 books mentioned in comments on Hacker News


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201. Thinking in Systems: A Primer


202. Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience (Harper Perennial Modern Classics)


203. I Will Teach You To Be Rich


204. The Cuckoo’s Egg: Tracking a Spy Through the Maze of Computer Espionage


205. Physically Based Rendering, Second Edition: From Theory to Implementation


206. The PayPal Wars: Battles with eBay, the Media, the Mafia, and the Rest of Planet Earth


207. F’d Companies: Spectacular Dot-com Flameouts


208. On the Edge: the Spectacular Rise and Fall of Commodore


209. Facts and Fallacies of Software Engineering


210. The Myth of the Rational Voter: Why Democracies Choose Bad Policies


211. Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything


212. The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9–5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich


213. JavaScript Patterns


214. Make: Electronics (Learning by Discovery)


215. The Victorian Internet: The Remarkable Story of the Telegraph and the Nineteenth Century’s On-line Pioneers


216. The Origin of Wealth: The Radical Remaking of Economics and What it Means for Business and Society


217. Programming Interviews Exposed: Secrets to Landing Your Next Job


218. Dealers of Lightning: Xerox PARC and the Dawn of the Computer Age


219. The $12 Million Stuffed Shark: The Curious Economics of Contemporary Art


220. Crypto: How the Code Rebels Beat the Government Saving Privacy in the Digital Age


221. Concepts of Modern Mathematics (Dover Books on Mathematics)


222. Why People Believe Weird Things: Pseudoscience, Superstition, and Other Confusions of Our Time


223. Java Concurrency in Practice


224. Chinese: A Comprehensive Grammar (Routledge Comprehensive Grammars)


225. The Net Delusion: The Dark Side of Internet Freedom


226. DAEMON


227. Starting Strength: Basic Barbell Training, 3rd edition


228. Engineering a Compiler, Second Edition


229. Programming Rust


230. Compiling with Continuations


231. And Then I Thought I Was a Fish


232. Liar’s Poker (Norton Paperback)


233. Designing with the Mind in Mind: Simple Guide to Understanding User Interface Design Rules


234. The Mindbody Prescription: Healing the Body, Healing the Pain


235. Winning Through Intimidation


236. On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society


237. The Vital Question: Energy, Evolution, and the Origins of Complex Life


238. Calculus Made Easy


239. Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time


240. Crucial Conversations Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High, Second Edition


241. Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap…And Others Don’t


242. The Elements of Style, Fourth Edition


243. The Way of Zen


244. Gang Leader for a Day: A Rogue Sociologist Takes to the Streets


245. The Cartoon Guide to Statistics


246. The Road to Reality: A Complete Guide to the Laws of the Universe


247. Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In


248. Compilers: Principles, Techniques, and Tools (2nd Edition)


249. Fortune’s Formula: The Untold Story of the Scientific Betting System That Beat the Casinos and Wall Street


250. 23 Things They Don’t Tell You About Capitalism


251. Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time


252. The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature


253. Real-Time Rendering, Third Edition


254. Accelerated C++: Practical Programming by Example


255. The Mindful Way Through Depression: Freeing Yourself from Chronic Unhappiness (Book & CD)


256. A Tour of C++ (C++ In-Depth)


257. Buffett: The Making of an American Capitalist


258. The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion


259. Bad Pharma: How Drug Companies Mislead Doctors and Harm Patients


260. The Apollo Guidance Computer: Architecture and Operation (Springer Praxis Books)


261. Positioning: The Battle for Your Mind


262. The Death and Life of Great American Cities


263. Mastering Regular Expressions


264. The Seven-Day Weekend: Changing the Way Work Works


265. Red Plenty


266. The Circle


267. Talent is Overrated: What Really Separates World-Class Performers from Everybody Else


268. A Farewell to Alms: A Brief Economic History of the World


269. Game Engine Architecture


270. Beautiful Code: Leading Programmers Explain How They Think (Theory in Practice (O’Reilly))


271. Dumbing Us Down: The Hidden Curriculum of Compulsory Schooling, 10th Anniversary Edition


272. Causality: Models, Reasoning and Inference


273. The Motivation Hacker


274. The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Diseases in a World Out of Balance


275. Commodore: A Company on the Edge


276. Effective C++: 55 Specific Ways to Improve Your Programs and Designs (3rd Edition)


277. Building Scalable Web Sites


278. The Halo Effect: ..


279. The Design of Design: Essays from a Computer Scientist


280. Algorithms (4th Edition)


281. Failure Is Not an Option: Mission Control From Mercury to Apollo 13 and Beyond


282. Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin to Munger, 3rd Edition


283. The Data Warehouse Toolkit: The Complete Guide to Dimensional Modeling


284. Daily Rituals: How Artists Work


285. Hacking: The Art of Exploitation, 2nd Edition


286. The AWK Programming Language


287. Free to Choose: A Personal Statement


288. UNIX and Linux System Administration Handbook, 4th Edition


289. Turtle Geometry: The Computer as a Medium for Exploring Mathematics (Artificial Intelligence)


290. Where Are the Customers’ Yachts?: or A Good Hard Look at Wall Street


291. The Works: Anatomy of a City


292. Mindfulness in Plain English


293. The Power of Full Engagement: Managing Energy, Not Time, Is the Key to High Performance and Personal Renewal


294. Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World


295. The Rise and Fall of American Growth: The U.S


296. Ready Player One: A Novel


297. The Millionaire Fastlane: Crack the Code to Wealth and Live Rich for a Lifetime.


298. Building Web Reputation Systems


299. iWoz: Computer Geek to Cult Icon: How I Invented the Personal Computer, Co-Founded Apple, and Had Fun Doing It


300. Threaded Interpretive Languages: Their Design and Implementation




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