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The Resource The architects of America : Freemasons and the growth of the United States, Russell Charles Blackwell

The architects of America : Freemasons and the growth of the United States, Russell Charles Blackwell

Label
The architects of America : Freemasons and the growth of the United States
Title
The architects of America
Title remainder
Freemasons and the growth of the United States
Statement of responsibility
Russell Charles Blackwell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Did the Freemasons consciously affect the geographical growth of the USA in order to invest the layout of the states with a deeper, symbolic meaning? The narrative concentrates on the development of Masonic ritual during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries-especially their description of the 'ideal building' or Temple-the concurrent construction of America and the role Freemasons played in it, and the emergence of a simple but highly symbolic mathematical formula that recurs regularly throughout the history of the Republic. Maps and diagrams illustrate the surprising coherence of the theor
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blackwell, Russell
Dewey number
366/.10973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HS517
LC item number
.B53 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Freemasonry
  • Freemasonry
  • Freemasonry
  • Architecture
  • United States
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Architecture
  • Freemasonry
  • Freemasonry
  • Freemasonry
  • United States
Label
The architects of America : Freemasons and the growth of the United States, Russell Charles Blackwell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Foundations -- pt. 2. Entrance -- pt. 3. Floor -- pt. 4. Roof
Control code
797821607
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 312 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780875869087
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)797821607
Label
The architects of America : Freemasons and the growth of the United States, Russell Charles Blackwell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Foundations -- pt. 2. Entrance -- pt. 3. Floor -- pt. 4. Roof
Control code
797821607
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 312 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780875869087
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)797821607

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