Books Recommended by Shane Parrish
Filters Against Folly
How To Survive Despite Economists, Ecologists, and the Merely Eloquent
Source: "One man’s attempt to answer the question of how we, as laymen, can survive in a world increasingly dominated by experts." - Shane Parrish
The Making of an American Capitalist
Source: "By pure luck I came across this book and it introduced me to the thinking of Warren Buffett and his partner Charlie Munger." - Shane Parrish
The Ten Golden Rules of Leadership
Classical Wisdom for Modern Leaders
Source: "Offers a practical philosophical underpinning that fosters mental discipline and a spirit of critical self-examination." - Shane Parrish
The Almanack of Naval Ravikant
A Guide to Wealth and Happiness
Source: "Packed with unforgettable wisdom and penetrating insights, your mental gears will be working overtime." - Shane Parrish
How to Read a Book
The Classic Guide to Intelligent Reading
Mortimer J. Adler
Source: "If you believe that you’re not getting everything out of your reading that you should, this book is awesome." - Shane Parrish
City of the Century
The Epic of Chicago and the Making of America
Donald L. Miller
Source: "The most referenced book I could find [about the history of the Chicago fire] and it did not disappoint." - Shane Parrish
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