2011 Reading

December 2011

Fixing the Game by Roger L. Martin

The War for Korea, 1950-1951 by Allan R. Millett

This is Uncool by Garry Mulholland

A Murder of Quality by John Le Carré

November 2011

Synchronicity: The Inner Path of Leadership by Joseph Jaworski

Five Moral Pieces by Umberto Eco

Greenback Planet by H. W. Brands

The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande

Improve Your Project Management by Phil Baguley

Material Change by Eve Blossom

October 2011

God and Gold by Walter Russell Mead

On the Edge of the New Century by Eric Hobsbawm

Dead Funny by Rudolph Herzog

Breaking the Fear Barrier by Tom Rieger

Collected Poems by George Seferis

Record Collecting for Girls by Courtney E. Smith

The Conscience of the Eye by Richard Sennett

What Got You Here Won't Get You There by Marshall Goldsmith

September 2011

The History of Mathematics: Numbers by John Tabak

The Gutenberg Elegies by Sven Birkerts

Retromania by Simon Reynolds

Aerotropolis by John D. Kasarda and Greg Lindsay

August 2011

Too Much to Know by Ann M. Blair

СССР: Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed by Frédéric Chaubin

The Myth of the Electronic Library by William F. Birdsall

Future Science edited by Max Brockman

The Untied States of America by Juan Enriquez

Good Strategy / Bad Strategy by Richard P. Rumelt

Off the Books by Sudhir Alladi Venkatesh

Annals of the Former World by John McPhee

July 2011

Whole Earth Discipline by Stewart Brand

Hearts of the City by Herbert Muschamp

Atlas of Remote Islands by Judith Schalansky

Danube by Claudio Magris

June 2011

Among the Thugs by Bill Buford

The Numerati by Stephen Baker

The MLS Project by Boyd Keith Swigger

The Unaffordable Nation by Jeffrey D. Jones

May 2011

Blue Ocean Strategy by W. Chan Kim and Renée Mauborgne

The Long Tail by Chris Anderson

I Am the Market by Luca Rastello

The Next Decade by George Friedman

The Stillborn God by Mark Lilla

Owning It All by William Kittredge

In Defense of History by Richard J. Evans

April 2011

Liebling at The New Yorker edited by James Barbour and Fred Warner

From Bible Belt to Sun Belt by Darren Dochuk

March 2011

Amexica: War Along the Borderline by Ed Vulliamy

The Culture Code by Clotaire Rapaille

Street Player by Danny Seraphine

The Portland Edge edited by Connie P. Ozawa

Landscape and Memory by Simon Schama

Facts Are Subversive by Timothy Garton Ash

Earth (The Book) by The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

February 2011

The Flâneur by Edmund White

Whatever You Think, Think the Opposite by Paul Arden

France/Norway by John Maxtone-Graham

The Wicked Wine of Democracy by Joseph S. Miller

The Meadowlands by Robert Sullivan

The Endless City edited by Ricky Burdett and Deyan Sudjic

January 2011

Googled by Ken Auletta

Newsonomics by Ken Doctor

Poison Penmanship by Jessica Mitford

Downtown: Its Rise and Fall, 1880-1950 by Robert M. Fogelson

When the Luck of the Irish Ran Out by David J. Lynch

The Imperial Cruise by James Bradley

The First Moderns by William R. Everdell

Power and Plenty by Ronald Findlay and Kevin H. O'Rourke

Yakuza by David E. Kaplan and Alec Dubro