A Brief History of Secret Societies: The Hidden Powers of Clandestine Organizations and Elites from the Ancient World to the Present Day

A Brief History of Secret Societies: The Hidden Powers of Clandestine Organizations and Elites from the Ancient World to the Present Day

by David V. Barrett
     
 

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Throughout history there have been societies of closed membership and covert purpose. From the Knights Templars to the freemasons, an intimate look at the inner workings of secret societies.  See more details below

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Throughout history there have been societies of closed membership and covert purpose. From the Knights Templars to the freemasons, an intimate look at the inner workings of secret societies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786719839
Publisher:
Running Press Book Publishers
Publication date:
06/28/2007
Series:
Running Press Brief History Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
732,697
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 1.00(d)

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David V. Barrett is the author of The New Believers and Sects, 'Cults', & Alternative Religions, and his work has appeared in the TLS, Independent, Literary Review, Spectator, and New Scientist, among other publications. His books have been published in thirteen languages and seventeen countries. He lives in London, UK.

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