Best Books on David Hume

We set out to create the final list of David Hume Books. We spent several hours researching the expert’s advice on what to read on David Hume. In Forums, Newspapers, blogs, bestseller lists, and articles.

The result was a list of more than 38 recommended books on David Hume. We have then structured it by the most recommended books first – so what you see – is a prioritized list of the best books on David Hume. A clear winner with a 50% recommendation rate is An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding.

#1 An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding

recommended by 50%


#2  A Treatise of Human Nature

recommended by 43%

#3 Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion

recommended by 36%


#4 The Life of David Hume

recommended by 14%


#5 The Philosophy of David Hume

recommended by 14%

#6 An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals

recommended by 14%


#7 Selected Essays

recommended by 14%


#8 Dialogues And Natural History Of Religion

recommended by 14%

#9 Critique Of Pure Reason

recommended by 14%

#10 A Treatise On Human Nature, Volume 1

recommended by 14%

Best Books on Socrates

#1 Apology

recommended by 25%


#2 The Trial And Death Of Socrates

recommended by 25%


#3  Complete Works

recommended by 25%

#4 Socrates

recommended by 25%


#5 The Clouds

recommended by 13%


#6 Theaetetus

recommended by 13%

#7 Socrates: Ironist And Moral Philosopher

recommended by 13%


#8 The Art Of Living

recommended by 13%


#9 The Symposium

recommended by 13%


#10 The Republic

recommended by 13%

Best Books on Pollution

#1 Harry Saves The Ocean!: Teaching Children About Sea Pollution And Recycling

recommended by 17%


#2 What A Waste: Rubbish, Recycling, And Protecting Our Planet

recommended by 17%


#3 Living Downstream: An Ecologist’s Personal Investigation Of Cancer And The Environment

recommended by 8%

#4 Dumping In Dixie

recommended by 8%


#5 Voices From Chernobyl

recommended by 8%

#6 Silent Snow: The Slow Poisoning Of The Arctic

recommended by 8%


#7 Plastic Ocean

recommended by 8%

#8 Metals And Society: An Introduction To Economic Geology

recommended by 8%


#9 Environmental Policy Law: Problems, Cases And Readings

recommended by 8%


#10 Principles Of Environmental Engineering And Science 4th Edition

recommended by 8%

Best Books on Rene Descartes

We spent several hours researching the most recommended books about Descartes and his philosophy. A very important philosopher that you could approach in different ways. So what books on Descartes should you read? What books from Descartes are recommended the most? Here you go – a top list with the most recommended books on Rene Descartes:

#1 Meditations On First Philosophy

recommended by 50%


#2 Discourse On Method

recommended by 13%


#3 Selected Philosophical Writings

recommended by 25%


#4 Prinzipien Der Philosophie

recommended by 25%

#5 Meditations And Other Metaphysical Writings

recommended by 25%


#6 Discourse On Method And Related Writings

recommended by 25%

#7 Principles Of Philosophy

recommended by 25%


#8 The Essential Descartes

recommended by 25%

#9 Descartes: A Very Short Introduction

recommended by 25%


#10 Descartes: An Intellectual Biography

recommended by 25%

Best Philosophy Books

We spent several hours researching recommended philosophy books. While we understand this is a huge topic – it’s still interesting to see what philosophy books are recommended the most. We reviewed sources on social media, articles and blogs to find the best philosophy books. In total we reviewed more than 141 books related to philosophy. The result is a list of 10 philosophy books. Prioritized by the most recommended. Here you go: The best books in philosophy

#1 Meditations

recommended by 21%


#2 Nicomachean Ethics

recommended by 18%


#3 Beyond Good and Evil

recommended by 18%


#4 Meditations On First Philosophy

recommended by 14%

#5 The Republic

recommended by 14%


#6 The Problems Of Philosophy

recommended by 14%

#7 Letters From A Stoic

recommended by 11%


#8 The Republic Of Plato

recommended by 11%


#9 Tao Te Ching

recommended by 11%

#10 The Prince

recommended by 11%

#11 Sophie’s World

recommended by 11%

#12 Confessions

recommended by 11%

Best Books on Taxes

We spent several hours researching the most recommended books on the topic of “tax” – here it is – a top list with the most recommended books on tax

#1 How to Pay Zero Taxes

recommended by 30%


#2 475 Tax Deductions for Businesses and Self-Employed Individuals

recommended by 20%


#3 1001 Deductions and Tax Breaks

recommended by 20%


#4 Taxes Made Simple

recommended by 20%

#5 U.S. Master Tax Guide

recommended by 20%


#6 Tax-Free Wealth

recommended by 20%

#7 Essentials of Federal Income Taxation for Individuals and Business

recommended by 20%


#8 Examples & Explanations: Corporate Taxation

recommended by 20%


#9 Taxing the Rich: A History of Fiscal Fairness in the United States and Europe

recommended by 10%

#10 The Income Tax: A Study of the History, Theory and Practice of Income Taxation at Home and Abroad

recommended by 10%

Best War Photography Books

#1 It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life Of Love And War

recommended by 50%

#2 Vietnam Photographs From North Carolina Veterans

recommended by 25%

#3 Shooting Vietnam

recommended by 25%

#4 We Shot The War

recommended by 25%

#5 1000 Yard Stare

recommended by 25%

#6 Focus On Vietnam

recommended by 25%

#7 Snakes, Rain, And The Tet Offensive

recommended by 25%

#8 Contrasts Of War

recommended by 25%

#9 Regarding The Pain Of Others

recommended by 25%

#10 The Photographer

recommended by 25%

#11 Lens Of An Infantryman: A World War Ii Memoir With Photographs From A Hidden Camera

recommended by 25%

#12 Koen Wessing (monographs On Dutch Photographers)

recommended by 25%

#13 Eyewitness To The Civil War: The Complete History From Secession To Reconstruction

recommended by 25%

#14 Civil War Battlefields: Walking The Trails Of History

recommended by 25%

#15 Lens Of War: Exploring Iconic Photographs Of The Civil War (uncivil Wars Ser.)

recommended by 25%

#16 Gardner’s Photographic Sketchbook Of The Civil War

recommended by 25%

#17 The Civil War: A Visual History

recommended by 25%

#18 War Photographs Taken On The Battlefields Of The Civil War

recommended by 25%

#19 Time-life The Civil War In 500 Photographs

recommended by 25%

#20 Silent Witness: The Civil War Through Photography And Its Photographers

recommended by 25%

#21 The Irish At Gettysburg (civil War Series)

recommended by 25%

#22 The Fountains Of Silence

recommended by 25%

Best Books On Cryptocurrency

#1 Mastering Bitcoin: Programming The Open Blockchain

recommended by 36%

#2 The Bitcoin Standard: The Decentralized Alternative To Central Banking

recommended by 23%

#3 The Book Of Satoshi: The Collected Writings Of Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto

recommended by 23%

#4 The Internet Of Money

recommended by 23%

#5 Digital Gold: Bitcoin And The Inside Story Of The Misfits And Millionaires Trying To Reinvent Money

recommended by 23%

#6 Cryptoassets: The Innovative Investor’s Guide To Bitcoin And Beyond

recommended by 18%

#7 The Age Of Cryptocurrency: How Bitcoin And Digital Money Are Challenging The Global Economic Order

recommended by 18%

#8 Blockchain Revolution: How The Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Changing Money, Business, And The World

recommended by 14%

#9 Blockchain Basics: A Non-technical Introduction In 25 Steps

recommended by 14%

#10 Blockchain: Blueprint For A New Economy

recommended by 14%

#11 Mastering Ethereum: Implementing Digital Contracts

recommended by 14%

Best Books On Economic Development

#1 The Theory Of Economic Growth

recommended by 17%

#2 Redistribution With Growth

recommended by 17%

#3 Resources, Values And Development

recommended by 17%

#4 Saving America’s Cities

recommended by 17%

#5 Randomized Control Trials In The Field Of Development

recommended by 17%

#6 A Small Farm Future

recommended by 17%

#7 Social Entrepreneurship And Enterprises In Social And Economic Development

recommended by 17%

#8 Toxic Politics

recommended by 17%

#9 Egypt’s Occupation

recommended by 17%

#10 The Nature Of Nature

recommended by 17%

#11 Tourism

recommended by 17%

#12 The Great Rupture

recommended by 17%

#13 The Deficit Myth

recommended by 17%

#14 Competition In The Promised Land

recommended by 17%

#15 The Business Of Changing The World

recommended by 17%

#16 Brain Magnet

recommended by 17%

#17 Golden Gates

recommended by 17%

#18 Triumph Of The City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, And Happier

recommended by 17%

#19 Georgia: A Political History Since Independence

recommended by 17%

#20 Understanding Global Trade

recommended by 17%

#21 The Idealist: Jeffrey Sachs And The Quest To End Poverty

recommended by 17%

#22 Nothing To Envy: Ordinary Lives In North Korea

recommended by 17%

#23 Nostromo: A Tale Of The Seaboard

recommended by 17%

#24 The Leopard

recommended by 17%

#25 Guns, Germs And Steel

recommended by 17%

#26 The American Political Tradition: And The Men Who Made It

recommended by 17%

#27 The Emperor: Downfall Of An Autocrat

recommended by 17%

#28 Why The West Rules-for Now: The Patterns Of History And What They Reveal About The Future

recommended by 17%

#29 The Writer And The World: Essays

recommended by 17%

#30 Capital In The Twenty-first Century

recommended by 17%

#31 I Didn’t Do It For You: How The World Betrayed A Small African Nation

recommended by 17%

Best Books On Emerging Markets

#1 Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty

recommended by 33%

#2 China 2030: Building a Modern, Harmonious, and Creative Society

recommended by 17%

#3 The Rise and Fall of Nations: Forces of Change in the Post-Crisis World

recommended by 17%

#4 Uprising: Will Emerging Markets Shape or Shake the World Economy?

recommended by 17%

#5 Emerging Markets in an Upside Down World

recommended by 17%

#6 Guide to Emerging Markets

recommended by 17%

#7 Dance of the Trillions

recommended by 17%

#8 Africa: The Ultimate Frontier Market

recommended by 17%

#9 Winning In Emerging Markets

recommended by 17%

#10 Climb! : The Pinstiped Backpack

recommended by 17%

#11 Emerging Markets: Strategies For Competing In The Global Value Chain

recommended by 17%

#12 Emerging Syria (Emerging Markets)

recommended by 17%

#13 Mobius On Emerging Markets

recommended by 17%

#14 Emerging Markets: Performance, Analysis And Innovation

recommended by 17%

#15 Emerging Markets: Resilience And Growth Amid Global Turmoil

recommended by 17%

#16 Emerging Powers, Emerging Markets, Emerging Societies

recommended by 17%

#17 Emerging Multinationals In Emerging Markets

recommended by 17%

#18 Emerging Financial Markets

recommended by 17%

#19 Emerging Technologies For Emerging Markets

recommended by 17%

#20 The Volatility Machine

recommended by 17%

#21 This Time Is Different

recommended by 17%

#22 The Bubble Economy

recommended by 17%

#23 Monetary Regimes and Inflation

recommended by 17%

#24 Money And Capital In Economic Development

recommended by 17%

#25 How To Make Money With Global Macro

recommended by 17%

#26 Business Cycles: History, Theory And Investment Reality

recommended by 17%

#27 Against The Gods

recommended by 17%

#28 Alchemy Of Finance

recommended by 17%

#29 The Fourth Turning: What The Cycles Of History Tell Us About America’s Next Rendezvous With Destiny

recommended by 17%

#30 Technological Revolutions And Financial Capital: The Dynamics Of Bubbles And Golden Ages

recommended by 17%

#31 Manias, Panics, And Crashes: A History Of Financial Crises

recommended by 17%

#32 Devil Take The Hindmost: A History Of Financial Speculation

recommended by 17%

#33 Civilization And Capitalism, 15th-18th Century, Vol. I: The Structure Of Everyday Life

recommended by 17%

#34 The Pursuit Of Power: Technology, Armed Force, And Society Since A.d. 1000

recommended by 17%

#35 The Wealth And Poverty Of Nations: Why Some Are So Rich And Some So Poor

recommended by 17%

#36 Energy And Civilization: A History

recommended by 17%

#37 Barriers To Riches (walras-pareto Lectures)

recommended by 17%

#38 The Great Convergence: Information Technology And The New Globalization

recommended by 17%

#39 Breakout Nations. In Pursuit Of The Next Economic Miracles

recommended by 17%

#40 The Birth Of Plenty : How The Prosperity Of The Modern World Was Created

recommended by 17%

#41 Why Did Europe Conquer The World?

recommended by 17%

#42 Empire Of Cotton: A Global History

recommended by 17%

#43 The White Tiger

recommended by 17%

#44 How To Get Filthy Rich In A Rising Asia

recommended by 17%

#45 Ai Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, And The New World Order

recommended by 17%

#46 Growth And Interaction In The World Economy

recommended by 17%