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"This is a collection of eleven short stories, three of which can be found for free on Bacigalupi’s website.

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Zero to One by Peter Thiel
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On Inequality by Harry G. Frankfurt
On Inequality
by Harry G. Frankfurt
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Harry Frankfurt’s “On Inequality” is a cogent and compelling argument against the commonly accepted assumption that economic equality is a morally compelling ideal. While it’s more of an essay than a book - it’ll take you an hour or two to finish - i ...more
Your Body Doesn't Lie by John  Diamond
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Make It Stick by Peter C. Brown
" > This disconnect causes us to favor study strategies that fail to produce results, but which feel good, like re-reading, or going over our notes

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Selected Papers on Computer Science by Donald Ervin Knuth
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“Selected Papers on Computer Science” is a poorly curated collection of essays, speeches, and articles authored by Donald Knuth (the father of algorithmic analysis in computer science). There are a few interesting chapters that stand on their own, bu ...more
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