This is an attempt to list down the books available on Freedom of Knowledge, Free Software, Free Culture & all other ideas associated with Commons (eg: Creative commons, Public Domain, etc.,).
I wish this to be an collaborative effort, so that anyone can suggest a book here that you think goes with the one of the above mentioned principles or philosophies.
Suggested books will be appended to this list, if you are not able to edit this original post.
- Free Software, Free Society - Selected essays of Richard Mathew Stallman (2nd Edition)
- Cypherpunks: Freedom and the Future of the Internet
- No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, The NSA & the US Surveillance State by Glenn Greenwald (Official Website)
- Digital Disconnect: How Capitalism is Turning the Internet Against Democracy
- Code 2.0 by Lawrence Lessig
- When Google Met Wikileaks - Julian Assange, Eric Schmidt & co. (Free Audio book)
- Coding Freedom by Gabriella Coleman (PDF - EBook)
- Cathedral and the Bazaar by Eric. S. Raymond
- Just for Fun: The Story of an Accidental Revolutionary by Linus Torvalds
- Two Bits: The Cultural Significance of Free Software
- The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in the Connected World by Lawrence Lessig
- The Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the World (EBook - PDF, EPub)
- Hacking Capitalism: The Free and Open Source Movement
- Consent of the Networked: The Worldwide Struggle for Internet Freedom
- Free as in Freedom: RMS crusade on Free Software
- Free Culture by Lawrence Lessig
- After the Software Wars by Keith Curtis
- The Art of Community by Jono Bacon
- The People’s Platform: Taking back Power and Culture in the Digital Age by Astra Taylor