By Barb Karg, John K Young
From the illustrious George Washington and the notorious J. Edgar Hoover to outstanding imaginer Walt Disney and undesirable boy of baseball Ty Cobb, Freemasons have encouraged each point of yankee existence. but this mystery society continues to be as arguable and mysterious as ever. during this publication, you are going to examine the reality about:
- The energy and which means in the back of the symbols, rites, and rituals
- Alleged connections with Jack the Ripper, the KKK, and the Holy Grail
- Freemasons vs. the Nazis
- The centuries-long contention with the Catholic Church
- Freemasonry's turning out to be impression the following and abroad
because the greatest - and oldest - fraternal association, the Freemasons will proceed to form the realm we are living in for the foreseeable destiny. With this tell-all consultant, you will get to the bottom of the secret of this fascinating society - one mystery at a time!
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