Introduction 1. The historical and spiritual origins of Chartres 2. The great Fulbertus and the genesis of the cathedral 3. Teachings carved in stone and fashioned in glass 4. The seven liberal arts as a path of inner development 5. Macrocosm and microcosm -- Bernadus Silvestris 6. The spiritual hierarchies -- Dionysius the Areopagite 7. Seven keys of spiritual development -- John of Salisbury 8. The redemption of the earth -- Alanus ab Insulis 9. The Platonic and Aristotelian streams 10. The School of Chartres and the end of the twentieth century
Rene M. Querido was a seminal figure in Waldorf education for a half century. He was educated in Holland, Belgium, France, and England and studied mathematics and physics at London University. He lectured throughout the world on historical and educational topics and was director of Rudolf Steiner College (Fair Oaks, California). He was also Secretary of the Anthroposophical Society in America.