200 best non-fiction books according to Afisha Magazine

Given by Afisha Magazine

149 Works 392,899 Livros 7,398 Críticas 4.0
Беседы о русской культурe : быт и традиции русского дворянства (XVIII - начало XIX века) / (1994) por Юрий Михайлович Лотман
60-е: Мир советского человека (1988) por Александр Генис
Хлыст Секты, лит. и революция (1998) por Александр Маркович Эткинд
В поисках Константинополя. Путеводитель по византийскому Стамбулу и окрестностям por Sergey A. Ivanov
Русский язык на грани нервного срыва (2007) por Максим Кронгауз
Музпросвет (2010) por Андрей Горохов
Записи и выписки (2000) por Mikhail Gasparov
Самодержец пустыни (2010) por Леонид Юзефович
Тюрьма и воля (2012) por Михаил Ходорковский
Дневники, 1973-1983 por Александр Дмитриевич Шмеман
Академик Ландау. Как мы жили. (2000) por Кора Ландау-Дробанцева
London: The Biography (2000) por Peter Ackroyd
Tokyo Vice (2009) por Jake Adelstein
The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business Is Selling Less of More (2006) por Chris Anderson
Apologiya matematiki (2012) por Uspenskiy Vladimir Andreevich
Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil (1963) por Hannah Arendt
Holy Blood, Holy Grail (1982) por Michael Baigent
House of Versace: The Untold Story of Genius, Murder, and Survival (2010) por Deborah Ball
Mythologies (1957) por Roland Barthes
Leo Tolstoy: Flight from Paradise (2010) por Pavel Basinsky
VOLOKOLAMSKIN VALTATIE (1944) por Aleksandr Bek
Ways of Seeing (1972) por John Berger
Easy riders, raging bulls : how the sex-drugs-and-rock 'n' roll generation saved Hollywood (1998) por Peter Biskind
In Search of Perfection (2006) por Heston Blumenthal
The Climb: Tragic Ambitions on Everest (1997) por Anatoli Boukreev
Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly (2000) por Anthony Bourdain
Doyle Brunson's Super System: A Course in Power Poker (1979) por Doyle Brunson
A Short History of Nearly Everything (2003) por Bill Bryson
Boris Pasternak (2006) por Dmitriĭ Bykov
Slightly Out of Focus (1947) por Robert Capa
In Cold Blood (1965) por Truman Capote
The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York (1974) por Robert A. Caro
The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains (2010) por Nicholas Carr
In Patagonia (1977) por Bruce Chatwin
The Gun (2010) por C. J. Chivers
Government in the Future (1999) por Noam Chomsky
The Infinity Puzzle: Quantum Field Theory and the Hunt for an Orderly Universe (2011) por Frank Close
Grace: A Memoir (2012) por Grace Coddington
The Fashion Conspiracy: A Remarkable Journey Through the Empires of Fashion (1988) por Nicholas Coleridge
Europe: A History (1996) por Norman Davies
The Selfish Gene (1976) por Richard Dawkins
Prime Obsession: Bernhard Riemann and the Greatest Unsolved Problem in Mathematics (2003) por John Derbyshire
The Fabric of Reality: The Science of Parallel Universes and Its Implications (1997) por David Deutsch
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies (1997) por Jared Diamond
The Beautiful Fall: Lagerfeld, Saint Laurent, and Glorious Excess in 1970s Paris (2006) por Alicia Drake
Confessions of a Hero-Worshiper (2003) por Stephen J. Dubner
The Complete Black Book of Russian Jewry (1999) por Ilja Ehrenburg
The Battle That Shook Europe: Poltava and the Birth of the Russian Empire (1988) por Peter Englund
Citizen Newhouse: Portrait Of A Media Merchant (1998) por Carol Felsenthal
The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World (2008) por Niall Ferguson
Surely You're Joking, Mr Feynman! Adventures of a Curious Character (1985) por Richard Feynman
News from Tartary (1936) por Peter Fleming
The Birth of Biopolitics: Lectures at the Collège de France, 1978-1979 (2004) por Michel Foucault
Watching the English: The Hidden Rules of English Behaviour (2004) por Kate Fox
The Golden Bough (1890) por James George Frazer
The End of History and the Last Man (1992) por Francis Fukuyama
Perfect Rigor: A Genius and the Mathematical Breakthrough of the Century (2009) por Masha Gessen
The Cheese and the Worms: The Cosmos of a Sixteenth-Century Miller (1976) por Carlo Ginzburg
Violence and the Sacred (1972) por René Girard
Outliers: The Story of Success (2008) por Malcolm Gladwell
The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood (2011) por James Gleick
The Story of Art (1950) por E. H. Gombrich
Hackers and Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age (2004) por Paul Graham
Four Fish: The Future of the Last Wild Food (2010) por Paul Greenberg
The Total Art of Stalinism: Avant-Garde, Aesthetic Dictatorship, and Beyond (1992) por Boris Groys
Jerry Hall's Tall Tales (1985) por Jerry Hall
A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes (1988) por Stephen Hawking
The Trail of War: On the Track of Big Horse in Central Asia (2002) por Sven Hedin
The Worldly Philosophers: The Lives, Times, and Ideas of the Great Economic Thinkers (1953) por Robert L. Heilbroner
A Moveable Feast (1964) por Ernest Hemingway
Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific in a Raft (1948) por Thor Heyerdahl
Hitch-22 (2010) por Christopher Hitchens
The Age of Extremes: A History of the World, 1914-1991 (1994) por Eric Hobsbawm
The Invention of Tradition (1983) por Eric Hobsbawm
The Oligarchs: Wealth And Power In The New Russia (2002) por David E. Hoffman
The Secret Lives of Buildings: From the Ruins of the Parthenon to the Vegas Strip in Thirteen Stories (2009) por Edward Hollis
The Great Game: On Secret Service in High Asia (1990) por Peter Hopkirk
The contemporary cinema (1963) por Penelope Houston
Steve Jobs (2011) por Walter Isaacson
The Death and Life of Great American Cities (1961) por Jane Jacobs
Med livet som insats : berättelsen om Vladimir Majakovskij och hans krets (2007) por Bengt Jangfeldt
Churchill: A Biography (2001) por Roy Jenkins
Thinking, Fast and Slow (2011) por Daniel Kahneman
The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism (2007) por Naomi Klein
Vesper, Ensslin, Baader: Urszenen des deutschen Terrorismus (2003) por Gerd Koenen
Delirious New York: A Retroactive Manifesto for Manhattan (1978) por Rem Koolhaas
Russkiˆi baletnyˆi teatr nachalea dvad&tacute;&sgrave;atogo veka por Vera Krasovskaya
Soccernomics: Why England Loses, Why Germany and Brazil Win, and Why the U.S., Japan, Australia, Turkey--and Even Iraq--Are Destined to Become the Kings of the World's Most Popular Sport (2009) por Simon Kuper
Dnevnik 1934 goda (1998) por M. A. Kuzmin
Journey to the East (1987) por Le Corbusier
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (2005) por Steven D. Levitt
Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World (2011) por Michael Lewis
Tchétchénie, An III (2009) por Jonathan Littell
Word for Word: A Memoir (2009) por Lilianna Lungina
The Mind of a Mnemonist: A Little Book about a Vast Memory (1968) por Aleksandr R. Luria
Operation Mincemeat (2010) por Ben Macintyre
In the Freud Archives (1984) por Janet Malcolm
Hope Against Hope: A Memoir (1970) por Nadezhda Mandelstam
Обезьяны, кости и гены (2011) por Alexander Markov
Chickenhawk (1983) por Robert Mason
Tintin and the secret of literature (2006) por Tom McCarthy
The Greatest Footballer You Never Saw: The Robin Friday Story (1997) por Paul McGuigan
Maximum City: Bombay Lost and Found (2004) por Suketu Mehta
The Culture of Food (1993) por Massimo Montanari
The Naked Ape: A Zoologist's Study of the Human Animal (1967) por Desmond Morris
Underground (1997) por Haruki Murakami
Front Row: Anna Wintour: The Cool Life and Hot Times of Vogue's Editor in Chief (2005) por Jerry Oppenheimer
Homage to Catalonia (1938) por George Orwell
Культура Два (2006) por Vladimir Papernyj
Medioevo simbolico (2004) por Michel Pastoureau
The Emperor's New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics (1989) por Roger Penrose
Shadows of the Mind (1994) por Roger Penrose
Paper Lion: Confessions of a Last-String Quarterback (1966) por George Plimpton
Почему языки такие разные (2010) por V. A. Plungyan
The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals (2006) por Michael Pollan
Taliban: Militant Islam, Oil and Fundamentalism in Central Asia (2000) por Ahmed Rashid
The Orientalist: Solving the Mystery of a Strange and Dangerous Life (2005) por Tom Reiss
Retromania: Pop Culture's Addiction to Its Own Past (2011) por Simon Reynolds
Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex (2008) por Mary Roach
Some of Me (1997) por Isabella Rossellini
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales (1970) por Oliver Sacks
Caviar: The Strange History and Uncertain Future of the World's Most Coveted Delicacy (2002) por Inga Saffron
Cosmos: The Story of Cosmic Evolution, Science and Civilisation (1980) por Carl Sagan
Venice Is a Fish: A Sensual Guide (1998) por Tiziano Scarpa
Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal (2001) por Eric Schlosser
The Journals of Father Alexander Schmemann, 1973-1983 (2000) por Alexander Schmemann
Nobrow : The Culture of Marketing, the Marketing of Culture (2000) por John Seabrook
Campo Santo (2003) por W. G. Sebald
Beyond Zuccotti Park: Freedom of Assembly and the Occupation of Public Space (2012) por Ron Shiffman
Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body (2008) por Neil Shubin
Weirdo. Mosher. Freak (2010) por Catherine Smyth
The Irony Tower: Soviet Artists in a Time of Glasnost (1991) por Andrew Solomon
The Gulag Archipelago (Parts I-IV) (1973) por Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Reborn: Journals and Notebooks, 1947-1963 (2008) por Susan Sontag
" Poėtika rannevizantiĭskoĭ literatury". por S.S. Averint͡sev
The Precariat: The New Dangerous Class (2011) por Guy Standing
The friendly Arctic; the story of five years in Polar regions (1921) por Vilhjalmur Stefansson
A Russian Journal (1948) por John Steinbeck
Eminent Victorians (1918) por Lytton Strachey
The Wisdom of Crowds: Why the Many Are Smarter Than the Few and How Collective Wisdom Shapes Business, Economies, Societies and Nations (2004) por James Surowiecki
Opit Biografii (2006) por Феликс Светов
The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable (2007) por Nassim Nicholas Taleb
The Kingdom of Infinite Space: A Portrait of Your Head (2008) por Raymond Tallis
The Origins of the Second World War: 1919-1939 (1961) por A. J. P. Taylor
Trauberg Natalya. Sama zhizn (2008) por N. Trauberg
The Forsaken: An American Tragedy in Stalin's Russia (2008) por Tim Tzouliadis
D.V. (1984) por Diana Vreeland
Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World (2004) por Jack Weatherford
The Sublime Object of Ideology (1989) por Slavoj Žižek


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