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Unformatted text preview: heating) o Rock selter with ston wall architecture and hanging laundry great place to live Dwellings Carved and chiseled from bedrock about 50 million people live in caves year round (Andalucia, Spain) Dwellings of gypsies, immigrants and romantics Granada Spain Loire Valle, France: modification of cave with doors and windows in the front Towns built of tufa rock Cappadocia and Anatolia, Turkey Built cave dwellings, Shaanxi, China o Voussoir (wedge-shaped stones)construction of archesused to construct an arch that is covered with glacial loess and grassed over so animals can graze on the surface Warmer in winter, cool in summer because sub-terrain Next time: habitat changes at end of the peostocene...
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