Outline of World Prehistory 3
Formed around a narrow belt of
agricultural land around the Nile.
By 5,000 B.C. the character of Egyptian
civilization begins to develop.
Special treatment of dead in cemeteries with
Some cold hammer
Advances in the Palaeolithic
In addition to developments in stone tools,
advances in the Palaeolithic include
housing, fire, burial and art.
We can therefore begin with a look at
potential models of Palaeolithic lifeways:
This is necessarily
Outline of Prehistory 2
By 9,000 B.C. we find groups collecting wild
wheat and barley.
Along the Mediterranean coast they continue
to hunt gazelle.
In the mountains in Iraq and Iran they are
beginning to herd sheep and goat.
By 6,500 B.C. w