Tangential comments about Software Development

Monday, February 29, 2016

My bookshelf

In chronological order:

The Hunting of the SnarkLewis Carroll1876
The Mythical Man MonthFrederick P. Brooks, Jr.1975
PeoplewareTom DeMarco & Timothy Lister1987
SPIN-SellingNeil Rackham1987
The Design of Everyday ThingsDonald A. Norman1988
Code CompleteSteve McConnell1993
Data MiningIan H. Witten, Eibe Frank & Mark A. Hall1999
Extreme Programming ExplainedKent Beck2000
Why Not?Barry Nalebuff & Ian Ayres2003
Extreme Programming Explained 2nd EditionKent Beck & Cynthia Andres2005
JavaScript: The Good PartsDouglas Crockford2008
The Art of Agile ProgrammingJames Shore & Shane Warden2008
Information is BeautifulDavid McCandless2009
ReWorkJason Fried & David Heinemeier Hansson2010
R CookbookPaul Teetor2011
The Lean StartupEric Ries2011

All recommended. 

The bookcase itself is a 1960 design by Vitsoe. Also recommended.