History of Freemasonry: Its Legendary Orgins by Albert Mackey, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
History of Freemasonry: Its Legendary Orgins

History of Freemasonry: Its Legendary Orgins

by Albert Mackey
     
 
The fraternal order of Freemasons has been a mysterious organization since its origins centuries ago. Many historical figures such as Voltaire, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, George Washington, and Benjamin Franklin were Freemasons and made the society all the more intriguing. This classic text illuminates the society's origins as well as the philosophical and ritual

Overview

The fraternal order of Freemasons has been a mysterious organization since its origins centuries ago. Many historical figures such as Voltaire, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, George Washington, and Benjamin Franklin were Freemasons and made the society all the more intriguing. This classic text illuminates the society's origins as well as the philosophical and ritual foundations on which it is built. Readers can explore the mythical tales about Freemasonry and learn how they relate to the historical truth. Included are excerpts from rare sacred documents along with explanations of their significance, plus black and white illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780517149829
Publisher:
Random House Value Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/28/2005
Edition description:
A BarnesandNoble Book Bargain
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
8.37(w) x 10.26(h) x 1.36(d)

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