40 Books Elon Musk Recommends

Artificial Intelligence

Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies

Nick Bostrom

Source: http://www.adweek.com/galleycat/the-science-fiction-books-that-inspired-elon-musk/68213

Fundamentals of Astrodynamics

Roger R. Bate, Donald D. Mueller, Jerry E. White

Source: https://www.quora.com/What-are-the-books-that-Elon-Musk-used-to-self-study-rocket-science/answer/Jim-Cantrell

Elements of Propulsion: Gas Turbines and Rockets by J. Mattingly

Source: https://www.quora.com/What-are-the-books-that-Elon-Musk-used-to-self-study-rocket-science/answer/Jim-Cantrell

International Reference Guide to Space Launch Systems

S. Isakowitz, J. Hopkins, J. Hopkins Jr.

Source: https://www.quora.com/What-are-the-books-that-Elon-Musk-used-to-self-study-rocket-science/answer/Jim-Cantrell

Rocket Propulsion Elements

George P. Sutton, Oscar Biblarz


Aerothermodynamics of Gas Turbine and Rocket Propulsion

Gordon C. Oates, J.S. Przemieniecki

Source: http://www.businessinsider.in/Former-SpaceX-Exec-Explains-How-Elon-Musk-Taught-Himself-Rocket-Science/articleshow/44918922.cms


Lord of the Flies

William Golding

Source: https://www.cnbc.com/2017/02/21/billionaire-elon-musk-credits-his-success-to-these-8-books.html

Acts of Love

Talulah Riley

The Lost Planet (The Lost Planet Series)

Rachel Searle

Kill Decision

Daniel Suarez



Sam Harris

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