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Approaching the benign environment

R. Buckminster Fuller

Approaching the benign environment

by R. Buckminster Fuller

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Published by Collier Books in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science and civilization -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Technology and civilization -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] R. Buckminster Fuller, Eric A. Walker [and] James R. Killian, Jr. Pref. by Taylor Littleton.
    ContributionsWalker, Eric A. 1910-, Killian, James Rhyne, 1904-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ171 .F96 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4548420M
    LC Control Number77016681

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