By Ian Armit
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Werner Herzog's 2011 movie Cave of Forgotten goals, concerning the painted caves at Chauvet, France introduced a glimpse of Europe's awesome prehistory to a well-liked viewers. yet paleolithic cave work, beautiful as they're, shape only a a part of a narrative that starts off with the coming of the 1st people to Europe 1.
The belief of prehistory dates from the 19th century, yet Richard Bradley contends that it really is nonetheless a necessary region for examine. He argues that it's only via a mix of oral culture and the event of encountering old fabric tradition that folks have been in a position to formulate a feeling in their personal pasts with no written files.
Scandinavia, a land mass comprising the trendy international locations of Denmark, Sweden, and Norway, was once the final a part of Europe to be inhabited through people. now not until eventually the tip of the final Ice Age while the melting of big ice sheets left at the back of a clean, barren land floor, approximately 13,000 BC, did the 1st people arrive and settle within the area.
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