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Sacred geometry of the Earth : the ancient matrix of monuments and mountains / Mark Vidler and Catherine Young.

Vidler, Mark, author. (Author). Young, Catherine, 1958- author. (Added Author).
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Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville 930.14 VIDLER (Text) 34706001515164 Non-Fiction 900-999 Checked out 11/09/2016

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  • ISBN: 9781620554685 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1620554682 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xiii, 270 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Rochester, Vermont : Inner Traditions, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Signposts in the Landscape -- Patterns in the Hills -- Measured Monuments -- Earth Measurements -- Circular Reasoning -- Mountains and Monuments -- Almendres -- A Line to Everest -- Intercontinental -- American Monuments -- Copying Nature -- Cold Continent -- Angkor -- Neolithic Language -- Pi and the Songlines -- Views from the Past.
Summary, etc.: "From continent to continent across the globe, Mark Vidler and Catherine Young reveal that order is everywhere on Earth. On remote islands, soaring summits, and level deltas, they unveil natural topographic patterns related to pi, the golden ratio, and right-triangle geometry. And as the planet's design emerges, it becomes clear that this hidden order in nature decided the location of ancient monuments the world over, "
Subject: Megalithic monuments.
Neolithic period.

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