Favorite non-fiction of influential investor Piter Thiel

Paypal founder and Facebook investor on his favorite books
Buy on amazon "Things Hidden Since the Foundation of the World" by René Girard
- from interview to Tim Ferriss
What is the book (or books) you’ve most often gifted to other people?
PETER: Lots and lots of them... I like the genre of past books written about the future, e.g.: Francis Bacon, The New Atlantis JJ Servan-Schreiber, The American Challenge Norman Angell, The Great Illusion Neal Stephenson, The Diamond Age"
- Thiel's reddit AMA
Buy on amazon "The New Atlantis" by Sir Francis Bacon

Buy on amazon "The American Challenge" by Jean-Jacques Servan-Schreiber

Buy on amazon "The Great Illusion: A Study of the Relation of Military Power to National Advantage" by Norman Angell

Buy on amazon "The Diamond Age: Or, a Young Lady's Illustrated Primer" by Neal Stephenson

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