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  1. George Bachman, Introduction to p-adic Numbers and Valuation Theory
  2. Frank deMeyer and Edward Ingraham, Separable Algebras over Commutative Rings
  3. Carl Faith, Rings and Things and a Fine Array of Twentieth Century Associative Algebra
  4. Paul Halmos, I Want to be a Mathematician
  5. Irving Kaplansky, Commutative Rings
  6. Steven Levy, Crypto
  7. Ian Stewart, From Here to Infinity (Guest Post)
  8. Charles Weibel, An Introduction to Homological Algebra

Science and Technology

  1. Walter Isaacson, Steve Jobs
  2. Glenn Greenwald, No Place to Hide
  3. Feng-Hsiung Hsu, Behind Deep Blue
  4. Ray Jayawardhana, Neutrino Hunters
  5. Melanie Swan, Blockchain: Blueprint for a New Economy
  6. G. Pascal Zachary, Showstopper!

All the reviews here are of books I liked, and so can be considered recommendations.