Synopses & Reviews
Written by the grandson of a high-ranking Mason, this is a fascinating look inside an enigmatic institution Starting with a detailed look at the visible structure of international Freemasonry and the myths and legends that surround it, the book moves on to examine the meaning of Freemasonryits mythological and real history, its social context, and the symbolism and philosophy that illuminate every aspect of the Craft. Finally, the book examines the current state of Freemasonry, including some of the scandals and intrigues that have become associated with it, and the trials facing the ancient order as it approaches the challenges of the 21st century. The book also includes features on famous Masons of the past and present.
About the Author
Tim Dedopulos is an anthropologist, esoteric researcher, and historian. He has been studying the subject of Freemasonry ever since discovering that his grandfather was a 33o Master Mason and former Worshipful Master of the island of Corfu in Greece. He is the author of numerous books, including Kabbalah and Wizards.