Top 501–600 books mentioned in comments on Hacker News


Part 6 of 9

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501. The Feeling Good Handbook


502. The New Market Wizards: Conversations with America’s Top Traders


503. Garner’s Modern American Usage


504. Think Like a Programmer: An Introduction to Creative Problem Solving


505. The Codebreakers: The Comprehensive History of Secret Communication from Ancient Times to the Internet


506. Nothing to Hide: The False Tradeoff between Privacy and Security


507. Enemies: A History of the FBI


508. The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin


509. Measuring and Managing Performance in Organizations


510. Blindsight


511. Why Don’t Students Like School?: A Cognitive Scientist Answers Questions About How the Mind Works and What It Means for the Classroom


512. The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon


513. Ready Player One


514. The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph


515. Options as a Strategic Investment


516. The Tangled Web: A Guide to Securing Modern Web Applications


517. Contextual Design: Defining Customer-Centered Systems (Interactive Technologies)


518. Game Engine Architecture, Second Edition


519. Operating System Concepts


520. The Willpower Instinct: How Self-Control Works, Why It Matters, and What You Can Do to Get More of It


521. Governing the Commons: The Evolution of Institutions for Collective Action (Political Economy of Institutions and Decisions)


522. Geek Heresy: Rescuing Social Change from the Cult of Technology


523. No One Would Listen: A True Financial Thriller


524. A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1)


525. The Mystery of Capital: Why Capitalism Triumphs in the West and Fails Everywhere Else


526. Dark Sun: The Making of the Hydrogen Bomb


527. The Inner Game of Tennis: The Classic Guide to the Mental Side of Peak Performance


528. Mastering Algorithms with C


529. Newtonian Casino


530. Algorithms in a Nutshell (In a Nutshell (O’Reilly))


531. The Complete Guide to Capital Markets for Quantitative Professionals (McGraw-Hill Library of Investment and Finance)


532. Capital in the Twenty First Century


533. That Every Man Be Armed: The Evolution of a Constitutional Right (Independent Studies in Political Economy)


534. The Art of Intrusion: The Real Stories Behind the Exploits of Hackers, Intruders and Deceivers


535. Reading in the Brain: The New Science of How We Read


536. Database Design for Mere Mortals: A Hands-On Guide to Relational Database Design


537. The Nature of Order: An Essay on the Art of Building and the Nature of the Universe, Book 1 — The Phenomenon of Life (Center for Environmental Structure, Vol


538. Devil Take the Hindmost: a History of Financial Speculation


539. Copycats: How Smart Companies Use Imitation to Gain a Strategic Edge


540. Axiomatic


541. Infinitesimal Calculus (Dover Books on Mathematics)


542. The Puzzle Palace: Inside the National Security Agency, America’s Most Secret Intelligence Organization


543. Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End


544. Functional JavaScript: Introducing Functional Programming with Underscore.js


545. Learning the bash Shell


546. Practical Vim: Edit Text at the Speed of Thought (Pragmatic Programmers)


547. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks


548. Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet


549. Computers & Typesetting, Volume B: TeX: The Program


550. The Terror Factory: Inside the FBI’s Manufactured War on Terrorism


551. Universal Principles of Design, Revised and Updated: 125 Ways to Enhance Usability, Influence Perception, Increase Appeal, Make Better Design Decisions, and Teach through Design


552. The Art of UNIX Programming (The Addison-Wesley Professional Computng Series)


553. Design Patterns in Ruby


554. Eat That Frog!: 21 Great Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get More Done in Less Time


555. Large-Scale C++ Software Design


556. Top Secret America: The Rise of the New American Security State


557. Mind Performance Hacks: Tips & Tools for Overclocking Your Brain


558. Foundations of Statistical Natural Language Processing


559. Thinking with Type, 2nd revised and expanded edition: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students


560. The Machinery of Freedom: Guide to a Radical Capitalism


561. A Small Matter of Programming: Perspectives on End User Computing


562. The Score Takes Care of Itself: My Philosophy of Leadership


563. Diffusion of Innovations, 5th Edition


564. Ruby Under a Microscope: An Illustrated Guide to Ruby Internals


565. An Island to Oneself


566. Normal Accidents: Living with High-Risk Technologies


567. Chaos Monkeys: Obscene Fortune and Random Failure in Silicon Valley


568. Computer Architecture: A Quantitative Approach, 4th Edition


569. The Mother Tongue — English And How It Got That Way


570. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing


571. Anything You Want


572. Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs


573. The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark


574. CYBERPUNK: Outlaws and Hackers on the Computer Frontier, Revised


575. How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character


576. Framework Design Guidelines: Conventions, Idioms, and Patterns for Reusable .NET Libraries (2nd Edition)


577. The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom


578. Consciousness and the Social Brain


579. Mere Christianity


580. Introduction to Linear Algebra, Fourth Edition


581. Why Men Earn More: The Startling Truth Behind the Pay Gap — and What Women Can Do About It


582. Million Dollar Consulting


583. The Elements of Style (4th Edition)


584. Information Dashboard Design: The Effective Visual Communication of Data


585. Catching Fire: How Cooking Made Us Human


586. Transaction Processing: Concepts and Techniques (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Data Management Systems)


587. Different: Escaping the Competitive Herd


588. Mathematics for the Million: How to Master the Magic of Numbers


589. Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood Through Adulthood


590. Readings in Database Systems (MIT Press)


591. The New Way Things Work


592. A Whirlwind Tour of Python


593. Meditations: A New Translation (Modern Library)


594. Language Implementation Patterns: Create Your Own Domain-Specific and General Programming Languages (Pragmatic Programmers)


595. Effective Modern C++: 42 Specific Ways to Improve Your Use of C++11 and C++14


596. How to Talk to Anyone: 92 Little Tricks for Big Success in Relationships


597. The Charisma Myth: How Anyone Can Master the Art and Science of Personal Magnetism


598. Joe Celko’s SQL for Smarties, Fourth Edition: Advanced SQL Programming (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Data Management Systems)


599. Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything


600. Ask the Headhunter: Reinventing the Interview to Win the Job


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