This book details the ancient lineages IE: " bloodlines" maintained down through the ages by what collectively today is called "Illuminati". Further back in time, prior to the advent of this term, these lineages were known by various titles that spoke of their practice in the ancient mystery religions, gnosticism, black magic, inventions of false gods and subsequently invention of religions to partner with these false gods. Among these families there are are 13 considered to be the top, but there are others as well, not necessarily at the top (for instance, Disney) but who have come into prominence in more recent (relatively) times to contribute important roles. This book can probably still be gotten in it's original hard copy. There are many people who have gratuitously attached themselves to this book by using it as some sort of draw / attraction to get people to their web site, some of which may in fact be worthy web sites.