Old Stone Age


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Old Stone Age:

see Paleolithic periodPaleolithic period
or Old Stone Age,
the earliest period of human development and the longest phase of mankind's history. It is approximately coextensive with the Pleistocene geologic epoch, beginning about 2 million years ago and ending in various places between
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The content of his Prehistory (1921, 1925) shows remarkable similarities to that of The Old Stone Age (1933), despite their publication more than a decade apart.
Kagawa led a survey in 1962 which defined Hijiridaki Cave as dating to the Old Stone Age.
Every age since the Old Stone Age has been an Age of Paradox, just as every age has been an Age of Transition.
They were made between 30,000 and 10,000 years ago, during the Old Stone Age.
Constitution, and that women ruled in the old Stone Age than that creationism will ever meet the standards of verifiability by which the contents of our nation's textbooks are supposedly judged.
But it's infinitely more likely that incontrovertible evidence will someday show that the Egyptians really were black, that the Iroquois really did inspire the US Constitution and that women ruled in the Old Stone Age than that creationism will ever meet the standards of verifiability by which the contents of our nation's textbooks are supposedly judged.
AS few as 40 people could have inhabited Warwickshire during the Old Stone Age, when small family groups roamed in search of food and used simple stone tools.
The sequence of rooms moved ineluctably from the Old Stone Age, through Romans, Angles, Danes and Middle Ages, to the domestic textile system and the Industrial Revolution.