Separates myth from truth and describes the development of the society from its origins amongst the masons working upon the great cathedrals of the Middle Ages
Jasper Ridley is a highly acclaimed historian. He is the author of a number of titles including A Brief History of the Tudor Age. He died in 2004.
Although some of his revelations are surprising and perhaps controversial, his greatest service is in dispelling many of the myths and fears surrounding freemasonry. This work of popular history sheds light on a frequently obscure subject. - Book List