Drawing on original findings, and exhibiting a rich, in-depth understanding of the political and philosophical realities of the time, acclaimed author Nicholas Hagger argues that the new nation, conceived in liberty, was the Freemasons’ first step towards a new world order. He charts the connections between secret societies and libertarian ideals, explains how the influence of German Illuminati worked on the framers of the new republic, and shows the hand of freemasonry at work at every turning point in America’s history—from the Civil War to the Cold War to today’s global struggles for democracy.
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The Mayflower Compact was drawn up and signed in 1620 by the males among the Pilgrims who crossed the Atlantic on the Mayflower. The Puritans were highly religious people who dissented from the Church of England and sought freedom of worship in the New World. The first permanent English settlement in America was Jamestown in Virginia, first settled in 1607.