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Freemasonry : symbols, secrets, significance

Author: W Kirk MacNulty
Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"With its ancient ritual, closely guarded secrets, arcane symbols and intriguing regalia, Freemasonry has fascinated people for almost three hundred years--but the mystery has led to myth and often to misunderstanding...The picture is completed with coverage of the various Higher Degrees and affiliated organizations around the world, including the Shriners, the Order of the Eastern Star, the Knights Templar, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Kirk MacNulty
ISBN: 0500513023 9780500513026 9780500513026
OCLC Number: 70764738
Notes: "With 386 illustrations, 327 in color."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-312) and index.
Description: 320 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Contents: The broken column: the dawn of Freemasonry --
Rebuilding the temple: the history of Freemasonry --
The making of a Mason: the chart degrees --
The Freemason's path: higher degrees --
Liberty, equality, fraternity: Freemasonry in society --
'Novus ordo seclorum': masonic puzzles and secrets --
Brothers in craft: prominent Freemasons.
Responsibility: W. Kirk MacNulty.

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Written by a practising Freemason, this illustrated survey explores the origins, history, beliefs and symbolism of the famously secretive and often misunderstood Order.  Read more...

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