The Linux Reading List HOWTO

Eric Steven Raymond

Thyrsus Enterprises

Revision History
Revision 1.202001-06-14Revised by: esr
Removed "Practical Unix Security"; it's five years old and the material is now covered better by other books.
Revision 1.192001-06-14Revised by: esr
Added Ross Anderson's "Security Engineering". Corected ISBNs.

This document lists the books I think are most valuable to a person trying to learn Unix (especially Linux) top to bottom.

Table of Contents
1. Introduction
1.1. Purpose of this document
1.2. New versions of this document
1.3. Feedback and Corrections
1.4. Related Resources
1.5. Conventions Used In This Document
Basic Linux and Unix bibliography
A. Administrivia
A.1. Terms of Use
A.2. History