Check out this site – forgotten technology for amazing one-man physics feats of building. Just reading the story is interesting, but those of you with faster internet connections can get more. See also this YouTube Video.
I have found that only simple wooden tools and gravity is needed for moving heavy weight. Nothing rigid is necessary. You do not need to lift weight to move it from place to place. Stones make excellent fulcrums and pivot points.
Thanks to Michael Heiser’s Did the Egyptians need alien technology to build the pyramids? He bought the DVD and thought it was well worth it.
I like Steve Runge‘s commentary which concludes, “. . . the Ancients deserve a little more RESPECT than we give them.”