## 103 Books Recommended by Patrick Collison

## A Pattern Language

### Christopher Alexander

Source: "Particularly great." - Patrick Collison

## Wind, Sand and Stars

### Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

3 recommenders## Whole Earth Discipline

### Stewart Brand

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

3 recommenders## Weather of the San Francisco Bay Region

### Harold Gilliam

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Tuxedo Park

### Jennet Conant

Source: "It’s very good." - Patrick Collison

2 recommenders## Toward a Theory of Instruction

### Jerome Bruner

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Scramble for Africa

### Thomas Pakenham

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Rise and Fall of American Growth

### Robert J. Gordon

Source: "Particularly great." - Patrick Collison

3 recommenders## The Princeton Companion to Applied Mathematics

### Nicholas J. Higham

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Planet Remade

### Oliver Morton

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Paris Review Interviews, I

### The Paris Review

Source: "Particularly great." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Old Way

### Elizabeth Marshall Thomas

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

3 recommenders## The Ocean of Life

### Callum Roberts

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Nature of Mathematical Modeling

### Neil Gershenfeld

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Man Behind the Microchip

### Leslie Berlin

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

2 recommenders## The Long Way

### Bernard Moitessier

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Journalist And The Murderer

### Janet Malcolm

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Inner Game of Tennis

### W. Timothy Gallwey

Source: "A really good book that I very highly recommend." - Patrick Collison

2 recommenders## The Hunters

### James Salter

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Feminine Mystique

### Betty Friedan

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Enlightened Economy

### Joel Mokyr

Source: "It's very good." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Educated Mind

### Kieran Egan

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Cowshed

### Ji Xianlin

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Count of Monte Cristo

### Alexandre Dumas

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

2 recommenders## The City in History

### Lewis Mumford

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

2 recommenders## The Chip

### T. R. Reid

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Book of Dust

### Philip Pullman

Source: "Going to own up to being very excited that there's a new Philip Pullman book." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Big Score

### Michael S. Malone

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Arabs

### Eugene Rogan

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## The Adventures of Hajji Baba of Ispahan

### James Morier

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Technics and Civilization

### Lewis Mumford

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Sum

### David Eagleman

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

2 recommenders## Stuff Matters

### Mark Miodownik

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

2 recommenders## Structure and Interpretation of Classical Mechanics

### Gerald Jay Sussman

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Stories of Your Life and Others

### Ted Chiang

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

3 recommenders## Spastic Diplegia--Bilateral Cerebral Palsy

### Lily Collison MA MSc

Source: "Congrats, Mom!" - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Spacetime and Geometry

### Sean Carroll

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Something Incredibly Wonderful Happens

### K. C. Cole

Source: "Particularly great." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Season of the Witch

### David Talbot

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Science

### John Gribbin

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## River Town

### Peter Hessler

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Quantum Computing since Democritus

### Scott Aaronson

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Postcards from Tomorrow Square

### James Fallows

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Popper Selections

### Karl R. Popper

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Poor Charlie's Almanack

### Charlie Munger

Source: "Particularly great." - Patrick Collison

## Plato at the Googleplex

### Rebecca Goldstein

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Plagues and Peoples

### William McNeill

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

2 recommenders## Perspective on McKinsey

### Marvin Bower

Source: "Can’t shake the feeling that a consultant wrote this book." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Paradigms of Artificial Intelligence Programming

### Peter Norvig

Source: "In the aggregate [with other programming books] hugely shaped me." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender## Pacific

### Simon Winchester

Source: "Substantially above average." - Patrick Collison

1 recommender