The Riddle of Humanity: The Spiritual Background of Human History : Fifteen Lectures Given in Dornach to Members of the Anthroposophical Society, 29 July to 3 September 1916
Steiner adds new insights to such topics as the evolution and development of our physical body, our senses, and our relationship to the cosmos. Steiner's view of the human being and the significance of aesthetic creativity and enjoyment clearly reveals the bankruptcy of conventional materialism.
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LECTURE ONE 29 July 1916
LECTURE TWO 30 July 1916
LECTURE FOUR 5 August 1916
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