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On Dromomania // articles

Many Other Shoes Are Dropping

Venkatesh Rao // articles

Templater Snippets

Zach Young // articles


Neal Stephenson // books

Hardcore Software

Steven Sinofsky // books

Design Fiction as Pedagogic Practice

matthewward // articles

The Art of Gig, Volume 1

Venkatesh Rao, Grace Witherell, and Jenna Dixon // books

There Is No Antimemetics Division

qntm // books

Belief-Based Planning

andrewlb | writing on design and practice // articles

Leading by Weak Signals

Peter Gomez and Mark Lambertz // books

Make Your Own Rules

Andrew Huang // books

Finn Family Moomintroll

Tove Jansson // books

In Praise of Shadows

Jun'ichirō Tanizaki // books

Submit to Datascience // articles

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

J.K. Rowling // books

Static Ruin

Corey J. White // books

The Tao Is Silent

Raymond M. Smullyan // books

Void Black Shadow

Corey J. White // books

Killing Gravity

Corey J. White // books

New Coach

Lis Paice // books

Product Leadership

Richard Banfield, Martin Eriksson, Nate Walkingshaw // books

Chip War

Chris Miller // books


Haruki Murakami, Alfred Birnbaum, and Philip Gabriel // books

Design for Dasein

Thomas Wendt // books

Designing Wargames - Introduction

George Phillies // books

Theories of International Politics and Zombies

Daniel W. Drezner // books

How to Write One Song

Jeff Tweedy // books

Space Forces

Fred Scharmen // books

Music Theory for Electronic Music Producers

J. Anthony Allen // books

Just Enough Design

Taku Satoh and Linda Hoaglund // books

The Tatami Galaxy

Tomihiko Morimi and Emily Balistrieri // books

Beginner's Guide to Reading Schematics

Stan Gibilisco // books

Write Useful Books

Rob Fitzpatrick und Adam Rosen // books

The Pathless Path

Paul Millerd // books


Adam Grant // books

Making Music

Dennis DeSantis // books

Mixed Methods

Sam Ladner // books

Swann's Way

Marcel Proust // books

Rendezvous With Rama

Arthur C. Clarke // books

The High Frontier

Gerard O'Neill, Donald Davis, Pat Rawlings, and Kathy Sullivan // books

Causal Inference

Scott Cunningham // books

Benchmarking the User Experience

Jeff Sauro // books

Qualitative Research

Sharan B. Merriam and Elizabeth J. Tisdell // books

Rituals for Virtual Meetings

Kursat Ozenc and Glenn Fajardo // books

Burning Country

Robin Yassin-Kassab, Leila Al-Shami // books


David W. Lesch // books

The Origins of the Syrian Conflict

Marwa Daoudy // books

Security and Environmental Change

Simon Dalby // books

Alien Phenomenology, or What It's Like to Be a Thing

Ian Bogost // books

Environment, Scarcity, and Violence

Thomas F. Homer-Dixon // books

Limits to Growth

Donella H. Meadows // books

The Making of a Manager

Julie Zhuo // books

Weep, Shudder, Die

Robert Levine // books

Blender 2.8 Parametric Modeling

Allan Brito // books

The Prop Builder's Molding & Casting Handbook

Thurston James // books

Decision Making Under Deep Uncertainty

Vincent A. W. J. Marchau, Warren E. Walker, Pieter J. T. M. Bloemen, and Steven W. Popper // books

Lovecraft Country

Matt Ruff // books

The Substance of Style

Virginia Postrel // books

Why Intelligence Fails

Robert Jervis // books

You're Not Listening

Kate Murphy // books

The Ocean Reader

Eric Paul Roorda // books

Strategic Warning Intelligence

John A. Gentry and Joseph S. Gordon // books

How to Future

Scott Smith and Madeline Ashby // books

Bananas, Beaches and Bases

Cynthia Enloe // books

Oath Keepers

Sam Jackson // books

Zero History

William Gibson // books

Creating a Culture of Innovation

Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino // books

Distrust That Particular Flavor

William Gibson // books

Corporate Warriors

P. W. Singer // books

The Politics of Protection

Elizabeth G. Ferris // books

Fashion History

Linda Welters and Abby Lillethun // books

Mending Matters

Katrina Rodabaugh // books

Pattern Design

Jennifer Matthews-Fairbanks // books

From Freedom Fighters to Jihadists

Vera Mironova // books

The ISIS Reader

Haroro J. Ingram, Craig Whiteside, and Charlie Winter // books

Design, Ecology, Politics

Joanna Boehnert // books

Modern Military Strategy

Elinor C. Sloan // books

Writing Is Designing

Michael J. Metts, Andy Welfle // books

The Jobs to Be Done Playbook

Jim Kalbach, Micahel Tanamachi, and Michael Schrage // books

Libya's Fragmentation

Wolfram Lacher // books

Our Women on the Ground

Zahra Hankir and Christiane Amanpour // books

How Patterns Work

Assembil Books // books

The Looming Tower

Lawrence Wright // books

On War

Carl von Clausewitz, Michael Eliot Howard (Translator), Peter Paret (Translator) // books

On Tactics

B.A. Friedman // books

Masters of War

Michael I. Handel // books

Text Analytics With Python

Dipanjan Sarkar // books

Rules for Rebels

Max Abrahms // books

Critical Design in Context

Matt Malpass // books

The Terrorist's Dilemma

Jacob N. Shapiro // books

Invisible Women

Caroline Criado Perez // books

Road Warriors

Daniel Byman // books

Small Wars, Big Data

Eli Berman, Joseph H. Felter, Jacob N. Shapiro // books

What Makes a Terrorist

Alan B. Krueger // books

The Things They Carried

Tim O'Brien // books

The Canadian Regime

Patrick Malcolmson, Richard Myers, Gerald Baier, Tom Bateman // books

The Allure of Battle

Cathal Nolan // books

Startup Rising

Christopher M. Schroeder and Marc Andreessen // books


J. M. Berger // books

Understanding Privacy

Daniel J. Solove // books

101 Things I Learned in Architecture School

Matthew Frederick // books

Tenth Legion "White Edition"

Tom Kelly // books

In a Time of Monsters

Emma Sky // books

Beyond Fair Chase

Jim Posewitz // books

Bytes, Bombs, and Spies

Herbert Lin and Amy Zegart // books

Unholy Land

Lavie Tidhar // books


Jessica Bruder // books

The Upside of Down

Thomas Homer-Dixon // books

Starting Strength

Mark Rippetoe // books

Survival in Auschwitz

Primo Levi // books

The Checklist Manifesto

Atul Gawande // books

Good Clean Fun

Nick Offerman // books

Disasters in Field Research

Gillian H. Ice, Darna L. Dufour, and Nancy J. Stevens // books

Starship Troopers

Robert A. Heinlein // books


Jeff VanderMeer // books

Understanding Wood

R. Bruce Hoadley // books


Jeff VanderMeer // books

Broken Angels

Richard K. Morgan // books


Jeff VanderMeer // books

Design as Art

Bruno Munari // books


China Mieville // books

Fluent Forever

Gabriel Wyner // books

Woken Furies

Richard K. Morgan // books


The Mountaineers // books

The Stone Sky

N. K. Jemisin // books

Co-Active Leadership

Karen Kimsey-House, Henry Kimsey-House // books

The Book of the Unnamed Midwife

Meg Elison // books

Altered Carbon

Richard K. Morgan // books


Nick Bostrom // books

Advanced Bushcraft

Dave Canterbury // books

Designing Bots

Amir Shevat // books

GTD With Things 3

Eric Bowers // books

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

Robert M. Pirsig // books


Yuval Noah Harari // books

All the Pretty Horses

Cormac McCarthy // books

Getting Beyond Better

Roger Martin, Sally Osberg, Arianna Huffington // books

The 4-Hour Body

Timothy Ferriss // books

The Manager's Path

Camille Fournier // books

Hidden in Plain Sight

Jan Chipchase and Simon Steinhardt // books

Seeing Like a State

James C. Scott // books

The Starfish and the Spider

Ori Brafman and Rod A. Beckstrom // books

Design for Care

Peter Jones // books

Against the Smart City

Adam Greenfield e Nurri Kim // books


Neal Stephenson // books


Dave Gray, Sunni Brown, and James Macanufo // books

Peer Participation and Software

David R. Booth // books

The Backpacker's Field Manual

Rick Curtis // books


William Gibson // books

It Will Be Exhilarating

Dan Provost, Tom Gerhardt, and Clay Shirky // books

The Diamond Age

Neal Stephenson // books

Concepts of Modern Mathematics

Ian Stewart // books

OpenCV 2 Computer Vision Application Programming Cookbook

Robert Laganière // books


Dan Saffer // books

Dark Matter and Trojan Horses

Dan Hill // books


Adam Greenfield // books


Sam Harris // books

The Design of Everyday Things

Don Norman // books

The City & the City

China Miéville // books

Behavior in Public Places

Erving Goffman // books


Umair Haque and Umair // books

Getting to Yes

Roger Fisher // books

Alone Together

Sherry Turkle // books

Emotional Design

Don Norman // books

How We Decide

Jonah Lehrer // books

Truth, Lies, and Advertising

Jon Steel // books

The Art of the Start

Guy Kawasaki // books

Web Anatomy

Jared Spool, Robert Hoekman // books

Don't Make Me Think

Steve Krug // books


Neal Stephenson // books

Snow Crash

Neal Stephenson // books