26 Good Books

Astronomy, Cosmology
Arp, Halton; Quasars, Redshifts and Controversies, Insteller Media, 1987
Arp, Halton; Seeing Red: Redshifts, Cosmology, and Academic Science, Apeiton, 1998
Contopoulos, G., Kotsakis, D.; Cosmology, Springer-Verlag 1987
Unsold, A., Baschek, B., The New Cosmos, Springer-Verlag 1991, 4th ed.
Biology, Evolution
Dawkins, Richard, The Selfish Gene, Granada 1978

Dawkins, Richard, The Ancestor's Tale, Weidenfield and Nicolson, 2004

Dennett, Daniel C., Darwin's Dangerous Idea, Smon & Schuster, 1995

Dennett, Daniel C., Breaking the Spell, VIKING Penguin, 2006

Pinker, Steven - How the Mind Works, W. W. Nortow, New York, London 1997 
Sagan, Carl and Druyan, Ann, Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors, Ballantine 1992

Sagan, Carl - The Demon-Haunted World, Random House, New York 1995 
Wilson Edward O. - The Diversity of Life, W. W. Norton, New York, London, 1992 
Wright, Robert, The Moral Animal", Vintage Books, 1994
Economics, History, Sociology
Bernstein, Peter L., Against the Gods - the Remarkable Story of Risk, Wiley 1996

Evans. Richard J., The Third Reich in Power 1933 - 1939, Penguin New York 2005 
Figes, Orlando, A People's Tragedy - The Russian Revolution 1891-1924, Pimlico, 1996 
Friedman, Milton & Rose - Free to Choose, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York and London, 1979
Grossman, Vasily, Life and Fate, NYRB Classics, 2006, 896 pages
Hitchens, Christopher, Argualbly, Essays by, Signal/McClelland & Stewart, 2011
Levitt, Steven D. and Dubner, Stephen J, Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explors the Hidden Side of Everything, Morrow, 2005
Ridley, Matt, The Rational Optimist, Harper Collins 2010
Steil, Benn and Hinds, Manuel, Money, Markets and Sovereignty, Yale University Press, 2009
Wolf, Martin, Fixing Global Finance, John Hopkins University Press, 2010
Lee, M. Owen, First Intermissions, Oxford University Press, 1995

Lee, M. Owen, A Season of Opera, University of Toronto Press, 1998

Loesser, Arthur, Men, Women and Pianos, Simon & Schuster, 1954