หนึ่งคนร้อยเล่มหนังสือดีๆที่ Bill Gates อยากให้คุณอ่าน

หนึ่งคนร้อยเล่มหนังสือดีๆที่ Bill Gates อยากให้คุณอ่าน

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List นี้รวมไว้ตั้งแต่ปี 2012-2016 นะครับ

My Favorite Books of 2016

String Theory by David Foster Wallace

Shoe Dog by Phil Knight

The Gene by Siddhartha Mukherjee

The Myth of the Strong Leader by Archie Brown

The Grid by Gretchen Bakke

 

5 Books to Read This Summer, 2016

Seveneves by Neal Stephenson

How Not to be Wrong by Jordan Ellenberg

The Vital Question by Nick Lane

The Power to Compete by Ryoichi Mikitani and Hiroshi Mikitani

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Noah Yuval Harari

The Best Books I Read in 2015

The Road to Character by David Brooks

Thing Explainer: Complicated Stuff in Simple Words by Randall Munroe

Being Nixon: A Man Divided by Evan Thomas

Sustainable Materials With Both Eyes Open by Julian M. Allwood, Jonathan M. Cullen, et al.

Eradication: Ridding the World of Diseases Forever? by Nancy Leys Stepan

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck

The Vital Question by Nick Lane

 

Beach Reading (and More), 2015

Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh

The Magic of Reality by Richard Dawkins

What If? by Randall Munroe

XKCD by Randall Munroe

On Immunity by Eula Biss

How to Lie With Statistics by Darrell Huff

Should We Eat Meat? by Vaclav Smil

 

6 Books I Recommended for TED 2015

Business Adventures by John Brooks

The Bully Pulpit by Doris Kearns Goodwin

On Immunity by Eula Biss

Making the Modern World by Vaclav Smil

How Asia Works by Joe Studwell

How to Lie with Statistics by Darrell Huff

 

The Best Books I Read in 2014

Business Adventures by John Brooks

Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Piketty

How Asia Works by Joe Studwell

The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion

Making the Modern World: Materials and Dematerialization by Vaclav Smil

 

Good Disease Books, 2014

The Fever: How Malaria Has Ruled Humankind for 500,000 Years by Sonia Shah

House on Fire: The Fight to Eradicate Smallpox by William H. Foege

Smallpox: The Death of a Disease by D.A. Henderson

Infections and Inequalities: The Modern Plagues by Paul Farmer

 

6 Books I’d Recommend, 2014

Business Adventures by John Brooks

Stress Test by Timothy F. Geithner

The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism by Doris Kearns Goodwin

(Bonus: Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin)

The Rosie Project: A Novel by Graeme Simsion

The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbert

Reinventing American Health Care: How the Affordable Care Act Will Improve Our Terribly Complex, Blatantly Unjust, Outrageously Expensive, Grossly Inefficient, Error Prone System by Ezekiel J. Emanuel

 

10 Books Melinda and I Recommended to the TED Crowd, 2014

The Better Angels of Our Nature by Steven Pinker

Getting Better by Charles Kenny

Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo

The Man Who Fed the World by Leon Hesser

Energy Myths and Realities by Vaclav Smil

The Last Hunger Season by Roger Thurow

However Long the Night by Aimee Molloy

In the Company of the Poor by Paul Farmer and Gustavo Gutierrez

Change by Design by Tim Brown

Mighty Be Our Powers by Leymah Gbowee

The Best Books I Read in 2013

The Box by Marc Levinson

The Most Powerful Idea in the World by William Rosen

Harvesting the Biosphere by Vaclav Smil

The World Until Yesterday by Jared Diamond

Poor Numbers by Morten Jerven

Why Does College Cost So Much? by Robert B. Archibald and David H. Feldman

The Bet by Paul Sabin

 

My Summer Reading List, 2013

The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies? by Jared Diamond

(Bonus: Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond)

The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger by Marc Levinson

However Long the Night: Molly Melching’s Journey to Help Millions of African Women and Girls by Aimee Molloy

How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character by Paul Tough

Japan’s Dietary Transition and Its Impacts (Food, Health, and the Environment) by Vaclav Smil and Kazuhiko Kobayashi

Made in the USA: The Rise and Retreat of American Manufacturingby Vaclav Smil

Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do (Issues of Our Time) by Claude Steele

Patriot and Assassin by Robert Cook

 

Great Books on Science and Innovation, 2013

Smallpox: The Death of a Disease by D. A. Henderson

The Man Who Fed the World: Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Norman Borlaug and His Battle to End World Hunger by Leon Hesser (Book Review)

House on Fire: The Fight to Eradicate Smallpox by William H. Foege

Where Good Ideas Come From by Steven Johnson (Book Review)

For the Love of Physics by Walter Lewin (Book Review)

Feynman Lectures on Physics, Vol. 1: Mainly Mechanics, Radiation, and Heat by Richard P. Feynman, Robert B. Leighton and Matthew Sands

Feynman Lectures on Physics, Vol 2: Mainly Electromagnetism and Matter by Richard P. Feynman, Robert B. Leighton and Matthew Sands

Feynman Lectures on Physics, Vol 3: Quantum Mechanics by Richard P. Feynman, Robert B. Leighton and Matthew Sands

Harvesting the Biosphere by Vaclav Smil

Energy Myths and Realities by Vaclav Smil (Book Review)

The New Science of Strong Materials by J.E. Gordon (Book Review)

The Hair of the Dog and other Scientific Surprises by Karl Sabbagh

13 Things That Don’t Make Sense by Michael Brooks

 

A Year-End Reading List, 2013

The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail—but Some Don’t by Nate Silver

The Price of Inequality: How Today’s Divided Society Endangers Our Future by Joseph E. Stiglitz

Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty by Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson

The Most Powerful Idea in the World: A Story of Steam, Industry and Invention by William Rosen

Tap Dancing to Work: Warren Buffett on Practically Everything, 1966-2013 by Carol J. Loomis

 

My Top Reads of 2012

The Better Angels of our Nature: Why Violence has Declined by Steven Pinker

Deng Xiaoping by Ezra Vogel

The Quest by Daniel Yergin

Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer

Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo

One Billion Hungry: Can We Feed the World? by Gordon Conway

A World-Class Education by Vivien Stewart

Academically Adrift by Richard Arum & Joshipa Roksa

This Time is Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly by Carmen Reinhart & Kenneth Rogoff

The City That Became Safe: New York’s Lessons for Urban Crime and Its Control by Franklin Zimring

Books I Read this Summer, 2012

A Nation of Wusses: How America’s Leaders Lost the Guts to Make Us Great by Ed Rendel

The Art of Being Unreasonable: Lessons in Unconventional Thinking by Eli Broad

Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything by Joshua Foer

Academically Adrift: Limited Learning on College Campuses by Richard Arum and Josipa Roksa

Awakening Joy: 10 Steps That Will Put You on the Road to Real Happiness by James Baraz and Shoshana Alexander

 

More Great Summer Reading, 2012

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson

The Art of War by Sun Tzu

Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson

Think & Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill

The Grand Design by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow

Life of Pi by Yann Martel

A New Kind of Science by Stephen Wolfram

A Rogue’s Guide to Acquisition by Ranak Jones, Jayesh Mehta, Anish Sikri

The Alchemist by Paul Coelho

Great Summer Reading, 2012

The Better Angels of our Nature Steven Pinker

The Quest by Daniel Yergin

Deng Xiaoping and the Transformation of China by Ezra Vogel

The Cost of Hope by Amanda Bennett

Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo

Limits to Growth: The 30-Year Update by Donella Meadows

Abundance: The Future is Better Than You Think by Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler

Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman

The Man Who Stayed Behind by Amanda Bennett

 

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