Rudolf Steiner: An Illustrated Biography by Johannes Hemleben

By Johannes Hemleben

Rudolf Steiner's legacy is notable. around the globe, millions of projects were outfitted up round his proposal and inspiration, together with Steiner Waldorf colleges, certain schooling institutions, clinical clinics, biodynamic farms, cultural centres, and lots more and plenty extra. on the middle of this outer paintings stands the clinical and non secular course which Steiner known as anthroposophy - a philosophy and process which he expounded and constructed all through his existence. Hemleben's concise but informative biography throws a transparent mild on Steiner's existence and his quite a few struggles and achievements. starting with Steiner's youth, Hemleben courses us via his younger years as a revered Goethean student and thinker in Weimar; his paintings within the Theosophical Society and the later setting up of the Anthroposophical Society; the advance of anthroposophy as a non secular technological know-how; the construction of non secular projects in paintings, the social sciences, schooling, drugs, agriculture, faith and structure; the $64000 Christmas starting place convention, and his eventual demise in 1925. Hemleben's biography - visible by way of many because the most interesting account of Steiner's existence and paintings - encompasses a chronology, own tributes, an intensive part for extra interpreting, in addition to an index. it's also profusely illustrated, with sixty nine images and photographs

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