A collection of 8 lectures by Rudolf Steiner in Dornach, from December 2 - 22, 1917. (CW 179)

For your convenience, below is a zip file of this entire set of lectures. It does require that you have an unzipping utility of some kind on your computer. For you mac people this is built in.

The Entire Book The Influence of the Dead on Destiny


1. On the Functions of the Nervous System and the Threshold of the Spiritual World (12-2-1917)

2. Concerning the World of the Dead (12-9-1917)

3. Our Life with the Dead (12-10-1917)

4. The Rhythmical Relationship of the Human Being with the Universe and with the World of the Dead (12-11-1917)

5. The Members of the Human Being and the Periods of Life (12-15-1917)

6. New Spiritual Impulses in History - Their Rejection by the Materialistic World Conception and the Result of the Catastrophic Events of World War I (12-16-1917)

7. The Inadequacy of Natural Science for the Knowledge of the Life of the Soul (12-17-1917)

8. Intellectuality and Will - The Necessity of New Forces of Knowledge (12-22-1917)