I Seem to Be a Verb by R. Buckminster Fuller

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"For the first time, man has the chance to be a complete success in his environment." This startling thesis is supported in I SeemTo Be A Verb, by the out-of-the-ordinary authors: R. Buckminster Fuller: Comprehensive designer, inventor, engineer, mathematician, architect, cartographer, philosopher, poet, cosmogonist, choreographer, visionary -- celebrated for developing geodesic houses that fly and for dysmaxion ways of living. Jerome Agel: Conceived and produced The Medium is the Massage, produced War and Peace in the Global Village, wrote The Making of Kubricks 2001, is writing with Arthur C. Clarke Arthur C. Clarke Meets Hieronymus Bosch, conceived and wrote the CBS lp record based on The Medium is the Massage. Quentin Fiore: Graphics designer and author, co-author with Marshall McLuhan of The Medium is the Massage and War and Peace in the Global Village, media and telecommunications consultant, Director of By Other Means Foundation.
 

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Richard Buckminster Fuller, the innovative thinker, engineer, and inventor, was born July 12, 1895 in Milton, Mass. Despite early failures and tragedies, including his being expelled from Harvard University twice and the death of his four-year-old daughter, Fuller went on to achieve many successes. He is best known for inventing the geodesic dome; his design has been used in structures all over the world. Besides Harvard, Fuller also attended the U.S. Naval Academy, and was a professor at Southern Illinois University. He is the author of Synergetics: Explanations in the Geometry of Thinking, a book that discusses the utopic role technology will play in the future. Critical Path is the book Fuller felt was his most important. It outlined his plan to rejuvenate earth through the use of technology. His last book, Grunch of Giants, summarizes his most important ideas. Jerome Agel's more than forty major books include collaborations with Marshall McLuhan, Carl Sagan, Stanley Kubrick, Herman Kahn, and Issac Asimov. His most recent works include the nonfiction novel Deliverance in Shanghai and The U.S. Constitution for Everyone.
 
Published September 15, 2015 by Gingko Press Inc.. 192 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Computers & Technology, Science & Math, Law & Philosophy.