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400 Years Of Freethought
Samuel Porter Putnam
Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
Jon Meacham
Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: A New English Version
Philip Pullman, Jacob Grimm
Doubt: A History: The Great Doubters and Their Legacy of Innovation from Socrates and Jesus to Thomas Jefferson and Emily Dickinson
Jennifer Michael Hecht
The Kingdom of Matthias: A Story of Sex and Salvation in 19th-Century America
Paul E. Johnson, Sean Wilentz

Some Remarks: Essays and Other Writing

Some Remarks: Essays and Other Writing - Neal Stephenson Like Gibson's recent anthology of articles, this was fun to read and occasionally insightful. Some of the essays I had seen before. I liked the one about walking desks, and the final one about innovation: "Today’s belief in ineluctable certainty is the true innovation-killer of our age."