GRUNCH OF GIANTS. Get any book for free on: 1. Grunch of Giants. By R. Buckminster Fuller. Get any book for free on: Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only. Yet another restatement of the Fuller message: technology plus awareness of the synergy of the universe can save us from disaster.

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Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. However, for me, this book failed in too many ways for me to give it anything other than one star. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. He is so succinct – in spite of “repetition” that I thi Buckminster Fuller has been gone for nearly 30 years and the planet and human fullwr cry out for minds like his.

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. As an inventor and designer he has a brilliant mind. Share your thoughts with other customers. Patricia Ravasio Author, activist, mother of three.

Otherwise, redundant even by Fuller’s repetitive standards. As an ancestor of Bucky, I continue to engineer, design, and build regenerative production systems for the benefit of humanity. Though Grunch’s machinations have brought us to the brink of economic collapse and atomic war, there is hope: I have held the highest security licence in the country, but this book taught me new information I wish I’d known 25 years ago.


Return to Book Page. However, by insisting on his idiosyncratic vocabulary world-around instead of worldwide, e. I will need to read it again for futher understanding. Now, allow me to give my review, Ahem: Oct 20, Buckminater rated it it was amazing. Is it genius or madness?

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This is an inspirational read for anybody even remotely interested in science and humanity in general. Get Smarter with Your Money.

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Another later-career book of Fuller’s; this one capturing his portrayal of how corporations came to their powerful position in our socioeconomy. Fantastic information on how the human mind works. This book was extremely difficult to follow.

This, though familiar, is not Fuller at his best. Yet another restatement of the Fuller message: It is a vision firmly rooted in his mindset as an engineer: Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. grnch


The Creature from Jekyll Island: To ask other buckminstsr questions about Grunch of Giantsplease sign up. May 26, Jason rated it it was ok. If that’s the case, we might as well all be communist. Great book, mark to re-read it. Jul 23, Macfrickins rated it liked it.

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Jul 08, Jonnythrombosis rated it it was amazing. And, to recommend this book as the product of a “visionary” is rather laughable. He identifies the present state as massively and inefficiently controlled by “giants”: Seeing my involvement in the eighty-year-old Socialist Party and probably pitying my antiquated sympathies, he recommended this, Fuller’s last book, as a more modern and relevant diagnosis of social problems and potential solutions. Gruncj reminded me of reading the book after the year had already passed to see how someone envisioned the future and how much of it has come to fruition and not.

Sep 15, Kelly rated it liked it.

Grunch of Giants by R. Buckminster Fuller

The best thing is that Fuller was asking deeper questions than most people venture to on their own, even if his conclus Weird book, read fulller because Robert Kiyosaki talks a lot about it. Aug 05, Brian rated it really liked it Shelves: Add all three to Cart Add all three to List.

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