His previous title, The Da Vinci Code, has sold more than 80 million copies worldwide, making it one of the bestselling novels of all time. Today we will review and share the link of a bestseller The Lost Symbol. This new Rough Guide has the key to understanding The Lost Symbol. Dan Brown and his phenomenally bestselling books often send readers searching for more information on secret societies, forgotten history, and more. Dan Brown's new thriller sends symbologist detective Robert Langdon through the capital to unravel its Masonic secrets. Indeed, one of the main arguments in this book is that Dan Brown has hidden much of the true meaning of 'The Lost Symbol' behind various veils of allegory, much as the Masons do with regards to their secrets, and like the Symbologist Robert Langdon, Alex reveals these meanings to you. But within minutes of his arrival, a gruesome and disturbing discovery is made at the epicentre of the Rotunda.
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Langdon recognizes the object as an ancient invitation. Formats - Epub and Mobi. This new Rough Guide has the key to understanding The Lost Symbol. What is the actual role of Freemasons in American history? From Alex's assessment of the novel, it is very much apparent that Dan Brown has not only been adhering to his own formula, but that he has also been following Joseph Campbell's concept of the hero's journey. They have all been international blockbusters.
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