During the Middle Ages Asia had become home to some of the most advanced civilizations on Earth. These civilizations flourished while much of Western Europe was swallowed up in chaos, war, and poverty. As Europe declined, Asia excelled.
The difference between a helping hand and an outstretched palm is a twist of the wrist.
The Great Pyramid at Giza plateau is made up of about 2,500,000 stones. Theese stones weighing between 2-70 tons each.