Top 401–500 books mentioned in comments on Hacker News


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401. Computer Graphics: Principles and Practice (3rd Edition)


402. The Making of Prince of Persia: Journals 1985–1993


403. Practical Object-Oriented Design in Ruby: An Agile Primer (Addison-Wesley Professional Ruby)


404. Just for Fun: The Story of an Accidental Revolutionary


405. The Elements of Typographic Style


406. Building Hypermedia APIs with HTML5 and Node


407. The Curve of Binding Energy: A Journey into the Awesome and Alarming World of Theodore B


408. Style: Toward Clarity and Grace (Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing, and Publishing)


409. Self-Discipline in 10 days: How To Go From Thinking to Doing


410. Effective JavaScript: 68 Specific Ways to Harness the Power of JavaScript (Effective Software Development Series)


411. Sam Walton: Made In America


412. The Physics of Wall Street: A Brief History of Predicting the Unpredictable


413. Scratch Beginnings: Me, $25, and the Search for the American Dream


414. Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt


415. TCP/IP Illustrated, Volume 1: The Protocols (2nd Edition) (Addison-Wesley Professional Computing Series)


416. Algorithms Unlocked (MIT Press)


417. The Go Programming Language (Addison-Wesley Professional Computing Series)


418. Stay Awhile and Listen: How Two Blizzards Unleashed Diablo and Forged a Video-Game Empire — Book I


419. No More Mr Nice Guy


420. Garbage Collection: Algorithms for Automatic Dynamic Memory Management


421. The Memory Book: The Classic Guide to Improving Your Memory at Work, at School, and at Play


422. The Dictator’s Handbook: Why Bad Behavior is Almost Always Good Politics


423. In Search of Stupidity: Over Twenty Years of High Tech Marketing Disasters


424. Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation


425. Death March (2nd Edition)


426. TCP/IP Illustrated: The Implementation, Vol


427. Stories of Your Life and Others


428. The Slaughter of Cities: Urban Renewal As Ethnic Cleansing


429. Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise


430. The Happiness Advantage: The Seven Principles of Positive Psychology That Fuel Success and Performance at Work


431. How an Economy Grows and Why It Crashes


432. Compilers: Principles, Techniques, and Tools


433. Understanding Digital Signal Processing (3rd Edition)


434. Feynman Lectures On Computation


435. Heard on the Street: Quantitative Questions from Wall Street Job Interviews


436. The C++ Programming Language, 4th Edition


437. The Grand Chessboard: American Primacy And Its Geostrategic Imperatives


438. Linchpin: Are You Indispensable?


439. Cracking the Coding Interview: 189 Programming Questions and Solutions


440. Basic Mathematics


441. Battle of Wits: The Complete Story of Codebreaking in World War II


442. Patterns of Software: Tales from the Software Community


443. Who Moved My Cheese?: An Amazing Way to Deal with Change in Your Work and in Your Life


444. The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power


445. The New Turing Omnibus: Sixty-Six Excursions in Computer Science


446. Pragmatic Thinking and Learning: Refactor Your Wetware (Pragmatic Programmers)


447. What’s the Matter with Kansas?: How Conservatives Won the Heart of America


448. The Art of Readable Code (Theory in Practice)


449. The Game: Penetrating the Secret Society of Pickup Artists


450. The Bogleheads’ Guide to Investing


451. Seeing like a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed


452. The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life


453. Code Reading: The Open Source Perspective (v


454. Mastery: The Keys to Success and Long-Term Fulfillment


455. Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea


456. Python for Kids: A Playful Introduction to Programming


457. An Introduction to Functional Programming Through Lambda Calculus (Dover Books on Mathematics)


458. Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference


459. The Truth About the Drug Companies: How They Deceive Us and What to Do About It


460. Probabilistic Graphical Models: Principles and Techniques (Adaptive Computation and Machine Learning series)


461. Sources of Power: How People Make Decisions


462. The Cult of Statistical Significance: How the Standard Error Costs Us Jobs, Justice, and Lives (Economics, Cognition, and Society)


463. Scarcity: Why Having Too Little Means So Much


464. Regional Advantage: Culture and Competition in Silicon Valley and Route 128


465. Digital Design and Computer Architecture, Second Edition


466. The Moral Landscape: How Science Can Determine Human Values


467. The Man Who Knew Infinity: A Life of the Genius Ramanujan


468. Anatomy of an Epidemic: Magic Bullets, Psychiatric Drugs, and the Astonishing Rise of Mental Illness in America


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


470. Rip-Off! The Scandalous Inside Story of the Management Consulting Money Machine


471. We Were Burning: Japanese Entrepreneurs And The Forging Of The Electronic Age


472. The Art of the Metaobject Protocol


473. Power, Sex, Suicide: Mitochondria and the Meaning of Life


474. RESTful Web Services Cookbook: Solutions for Improving Scalability and Simplicity


475. The Outsiders: Eight Unconventional CEOs and Their Radically Rational Blueprint for Success


476. Gates: How Microsoft’s Mogul Reinvented an Industry — and Made Himself the Richest Man in America


477. Ratio: The Simple Codes Behind the Craft of Everyday Cooking


478. Who Says Elephants Can’t Dance? Inside IBM’s Historic Turnaround


479. Unlocking the Clubhouse: Women in Computing (MIT Press)


480. A Mind For Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science (Even If You Flunked Algebra)


481. Hackers and Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age


482. Pirate Cinema


483. Mastering Bitcoin: Unlocking Digital Cryptocurrencies


484. The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness


485. Peter Norton’s Assembly Language Book for the IBM PC


486. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life


487. The Design and Implementation of the FreeBSD Operating System (2nd Edition)


488. Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life


489. Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World


490. DNS and BIND (5th Edition)


491. The Master Algorithm: How the Quest for the Ultimate Learning Machine Will Remake Our World


492. Repetitive Strain Injury: A Computer User’s Guide


493. Advanced Compiler Design and Implementation


494. A Deepness in the Sky (Zones of Thought)


495. Discipline & Punish: The Birth of the Prison


496. Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life, 3rd Edition: Life-Changing Tools for Healthy Relationships (Nonviolent Communication Guides)


497. Assholes: A Theory


498. The Field Guide to Understanding ‘Human Error’


499. Smart and Gets Things Done: Joel Spolsky’s Concise Guide to Finding the Best Technical Talent


500. Negotiating Your Salary: How to Make $1000 a Minute Revised



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