Books you have to know! getAbstract presents you with important classics in world history – from literature, philosophy, psychology, economics and other fields. This is an indispensable library for anyone who wants to familiarize themselves with the masterpieces of the people who have left their mark on history with their ideas, analyses and stories.

Related Channels


9 Book
Joseph A. Schumpeter
Routledge, 2008
10 Book
John Maynard Keynes
Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
9 Book
Walter Lippmann
Free Press, 2010
9 Book

The Economist's View of the World

And the Quest for Well-Being
Steven E. Rhoads
Cambridge UP, 2021
8 Book
Frances Hodgson Burnett
New York, London, 1911
9 Book

Progress and Poverty

An Inquiry into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and of Increase of Want with Increase of Wealth; The Remedy
Henry George
CreateSpace, 2017
8 Book

Changing on the Job

Developing Leaders for a Complex World
Jennifer Garvey Berger
Stanford UP, 2011
9 Book

Free to Choose

A Personal Statement
Milton Friedman and Rose Friedman
Mariner Books, 1990
8 Book
Karl Popper
Routledge, 2002
9 Book
Carl Gustav Jung
Princeton UP, 1976
8 Book

Law, Legislation and Liberty

A New Statement of the Liberal Principles of Justice and Political Economy (Routledge Classics)
F. A. Hayek
Routledge, 2012
Sun Tzu
China, 5th century BC