Whenever I finish a book, I force myself to write a summary of it here. These are often meant for myself (as I find the exercise invaluable for connecting concepts and themes) and for sharing book recommendations with friends. Historically I've used the Goodreads platform but find it a bit too vain.
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The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon (November 2018)
An insightful look into one of today's most influential companies and the relentless founder behind it.
Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging
Journalist Sebastian Junger's inquiry into the country's growing problems with depression, political polarization, and lack of community.
Out of the Mountains: The Coming Age of the Urban Guerrilla
David Kilcullen is a counterinsurgency expert who has served in advisory roles for the Department of Defense, NATO, and the White House. This book, published in 2013, is an exploration into the future of counterinsurgency strategy and conflict studies more broadly.