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Dolmen - Monuments For The Cult Of The Dead?

Many were those that have always said that the objective of Dolmens, was merely for funeral purposes,taking into account the large number of human remains found inside many of them. 753 more words

European History

The Mysterious Dolmens of the Caucasus

The Western Caucasus, extending over 275,000 ha of the extreme western end of the Caucasus mountains and located 50 km north-east of the Black Sea, is one of the few large mountain areas of Europe that has not experienced significant human impact. 779 more words

ARCHITECTURE

Portugal And The Neolithic Past

Portugal is the European country which has more megalithic and prehistoric monuments and sites than anyother country, it is a drean land for archaeologists.
There are a lot of monuments from other eras and from many other European cultures such as Celtic monuments in a very high quantity and concentrated to the north of Portugal all the way to the its center, Roman monuments from the south to the very capital of the country ( Lisbon ) and to the east near the border with Spain, Germanic archeological sites in the north and their architecturalstyle is still very much visible in early christian churches when the Germanic tribe of the Vandals settled in Portugal with their origins in Sweden, migrating to the east of Europe and then into Portugal running away from the Huns. 827 more words

European History

The Mysterious Dolmens of the Caucasus

The Western Caucasus, extending over 275,000 ha of the extreme western end of the Caucasus mountains and located 50 km north-east of the Black Sea, is one of the few large mountain areas of Europe that has not experienced significant human impact. 788 more words

Old Europe

Hierarchies in the Neolithic?

 

 

Carn Wnda Cromlech (Dolmen), Pembrokeshire, Wales

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The Heritage Trust

 

Did Neolithic people have hierarchies? Almost certainly. Writing in the New Historian, Irina Slav, reports that – 80 more words

Ancient Monuments

Three Weeks in Northern Málaga Province

We spent our final three weeks in Spain with a fantastic family in Málaga province that needed Workaway help to get their rental property ready for their summer guests. 1.541 more words

Spain

The Dolmen Theory by John Jenson

A survivor population following the Last Great Cataclysm, 7,000 years ago would have lost most or all of its technology within a few generations, probably not more than 4 or 5, or certainly within 150 years of the event. 58 more words