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Andrew Jackson Davis : The Summerland Reader

Andrew Jackson Davis

Publisher: Lulu.com

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Summary

This reader is a condensed summation of some of the great themes taken from two of his books - ‘Answers to ever recurring questions’ and ‘The Harmonial Philosophy’. Our hope is that it will whet your appetite to read more of Andrews works.

Some of the many subjects covered - Principles of Nature, Consciousness, Inner and Outer Worlds, Mind, Reason, Spirit, Soul, Spirit Body, Memory, Birth, Death, Hauntings, Dreams, Truth, Will, Religion, The Bible, Jesus, Pantheism, Progress, The afterlife, The central Laws, Creation, Marriage, Philosophy, Personal Power.

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