Fifty-ton stones are piled on top of each other and lined up like dominoes waiting to fall. Reuben Grima, an archaeologist from the University of Malta.
"According to Maltese folklore, it was once the belief that only giants could actually have built such temples." The giant builders theory may have been debunked, but the riddle remains.
Spade and Archer is the name of a San Francisco detective agency. The two men are partners, but Sam doesn't like Miles much. It seems Miss Wonderly is surrounded by dangerous men.
A knockout, who goes by the name of Miss Wonderly, walks into their office; and by that night everything's changed. There's Joel Cairo, who uses gardenia-scented calling cards.
Carbon dating has revealed that the Ggantija temples outside the rustic village of Xaghra (Maltese names are tricky because the language is an amalgam of Arabic, Latin, and Greek) are roughly 6,000 years old, making them some of the oldest free-standing structures on Earth.
And traveling to them, a trip through the graceful capital of Valletta and across a narrow straight of bright blue water to the farming island of Gozo, is itself a joy.
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With a brilliant script, talented direction and some outstanding performances, The Maltese Falcon stands up today as well as it did upon release.
When Sam Spade -- played brilliantly by Humphrey Bogart -- and his partner Archer are hired to tail a rich eccentric by a woman who claims her sister is being unwittingly kept separated from her by the rich eccentric, it seems like just another case.
There's Kasper Gutman, with his enormous girth and feigned civility.
Her only hope of protection comes from Sam, who is suspected by the police of one or the other murder.