Books Reviewed by Steve Jobs

Be Here Now

- October 12, 1971

A social scientist recreates his search for expanded consciousness, through the psychedelia of LSD to the final calm and inner wisdom of Rajah Yoga A social scientist recreates his search for expanded consciousness, through the psychedelia of LSD to the final calm and inner wisdom of Rajah Yoga Read More

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Autobiography of a Yogi (Self-Realization Fellowship)

- January 5, 1998

The life story of spiritualist Yogananda from his childhood in India to the thirty years he lived and taught in America. The life story of spiritualist Yogananda from his childhood in India to the thirty years he lived and taught in America. Read More

Atlas Shrugged (Centennial Ed.)

- April 21, 2005

Government leaders seeking control over all business become increasingly frantic as major industrial companies are being thrown into chaos following the sudden disappearance of their leaders. Government leaders seeking control over all business become increasingly frantic as major industrial com... Read More

1984

- April 4, 2017

In 1984, London is a grim city where Big Brother is always watching you and the Thought Police can practically read your mind. Winston is a man in grave danger for the simple reason that his memory still functions. Drawn into a forbidden love affair, Winston finds the courage to join a secret rev... Read More

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Only the Paranoid Survive: How to Exploit the Crisis Points That Challenge Every Company

- March 16, 1999

Discusses corporate transformation and demonstrates how to foresee the changes ahead that can spell success or disaster Discusses corporate transformation and demonstrates how to foresee the changes ahead that can spell success or disaster Grove underscores his message by examining his own recor... Read More

Mucusless Diet Healing System: Scientific Method of Eating Your Way to Health

- November 9, 2013

This scientific method of eating, developed by Ehret in 1922, presents a complete, workable program for cleansing, repairing, rebuilding, and maintaining a healthy body. This book lays out Professor Ehret's simple and logical plan in plain, understandable language so that anyone can apply the Ehr... Read More

Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism

- October 22, 2002

This modern spiritual classic highlights a trick we play on ourselves and offers a brighter reality: liberation by letting go of the self rather than working to improve it The Tibetan meditation master Chögyam Trungpa calls attention to the commonest pitfall to which every aspirant on the spiritu... Read More

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The Collected Poems of Dylan Thomas: The Original Edition

- April 23, 2010

Presents poems compiled by the author as representations of his best work, including the poems "In The Beginning" and "Vision and Prayer." Presents poems compiled by the author as representations of his best work, including the poems "In The Beginning" and "Vision and Prayer." Read More

King Lear (Folger Shakespeare Library)

- October 20, 2015

Shakespeare’s King Lear challenges us with the magnitude, intensity, and sheer duration of the pain that it represents. Its figures harden their hearts, engage in violence, or try to alleviate the suffering of others. Lear himself rages until his sanity cracks. What, then, keeps bringing us back ... Read More

Diet for a Small Planet (20th Anniversary Edition)

- May 12, 1985

Here again is the extraordinary bestselling book that taught America the social and personal significance of a new way of eating-- one that remains a complete guide for eating well in the 90s. Featuring: simple rules for a healthy diet; a streamlined, easy-to-use format; delicious food combinatio... Read More

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Inside the Tornado: Strategies for Developing, Leveraging, and Surviving Hypergrowth Markets (Collins Business Essentials)

- December 14, 2004

In this, the second of Geoff Moore's classic three-part marketing series, Moore provides highly useful guidelines for moving products beyond early adopters and into the lucrative mainstream market. Updated for the HarperBusiness Essentials series with a new author's note. Once a product "crosses ... Read More

Moby-Dick (Word Cloud Classics)

- May 1, 2014

“…for there is no folly of the beast of the earth which is not infinitely outdone by the madness of men.”--Herman Melville, Moby-Dick “Call me Ishmael” is the iconic opening line of Herman Melville’s classic American novel, Moby-Dick. Ishmael is a seaman aboard the whaling vessel, Pequod, under t... Read More

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Meetings with Remarkable Men

- March 19, 2012

These are the memoirs of the great mystic and teacher who inspired a generation of disciples and followers before, during and briefing after the Second World War. In Meetings With Remarkable Men Gurdjieff introduces us to some of the companions he encountered in his travels to the most remote reg... Read More

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Self-Help | Memoirs

The Way of the White Clouds

- November 17, 2005

A classic account of a man's spiritual pilgrimage through Tibet just before the Chinese invasion of 1950 features a new introduction that places the author's experiences and discoveries in a historical context. A classic account of a man's spiritual pilgrimage through Tibet just before the C... Read More

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Anthem: 50th Anniversary Edition

- August 1, 1995

Equality 7-2521 dares to defy the ideals of collectivism in a futuristic state Equality 7-2521 dares to defy the ideals of collectivism in a futuristic state Read More

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Ramakrishna & His Disciples

- July 30, 2002

Excerpt: This is the story of a phenomenon. I will begin by calling him simply that, rather than 'holy man', 'mystic', or 'saint', all emotive words with mixed associations which may attract some readers, repel others. A phenomenon is always a fact, an object of experience. That is how I shall tr... Read More

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Hinduism

Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind

- October 4, 2011

The Zen master explains the practice, nature, and basic attitudes of Zen meditation. The Zen master explains the practice, nature, and basic attitudes of Zen meditation. Read More