Books are a real companion to anybody. Whether you are indoor or outdoor, it always keeps you connected with other people's thought. Not only this, you come across with new ideas, processes and a different perspective of looking at things. The market is flooded with so many books that make us confused as what to read and what not. However, when recommendations of readable books come from a legend then you have got a real guideline for reading. Here we bring you some of the books, Microsoft Co-Founder and the second Richest man in the world recommend you.
Upheaval: By Jared Diamond
The First in his list is " Upheaval by Jared Diamond". He tells that the book explores societies' reaction when a crisis takes place. The book takes us through some of the interesting cases where nations coped up with situations like civil war, malaises or any external threats.
Nine Pints: By Rose Georg
Nine pints tells us the tale of blood running in our body. Rose George narrates nine different stories of the red fluid. It's a real revelation of the wonder and richness of the blood in the human body.
A Gentleman in Moscow: By Amor Towles
This is a story of a Count who goes under House arrest during Russian upheaval which continued about a decade. Gates says that it's fun reading it with clever instances.
Presidents of War: By Michael Beschloss
The book gives an insight into presidential leadership. The story runs around the instances of conflicts the US went through between 19th to the 20th century. The author discussed nine major conflicts including with Vietnam.
The Future of Capitalism: By Paul Collier
Gates recommends this book on Capitalism by Paul Collier. However, he mentioned that he doesn't agree with the solution provided by the author but he did like the author's analysis of the problem.
The Moment of Lift: By Melinda Gates
The Moment of Lift by Melinda Gates is the best book Gates read in this year, as he says. However, he did tell that he is biased by picking up this book.