The photos of the ruin Ġgantija, remind me of the ruins at the knap of howar.
In 'The Knap of Howar and the Origins of Geometry' Nicholas Cope demonstrates with precise and exhaustive analysis that geometry, in particular the mathematical ratio we know as the Golden Mean, is a primary element within the architecture of the Knap of Howar. The book is illustrated with detailed drawings describing how the Neolithic builders unified ideas of geometry, proportion, mathematics and symbolism in a structure such as this early dwelling
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