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Rock-art - the traditional photos which nonetheless scatter the rocky landscapes of Europe - is a unique form of archaeological proof. mounted in position, it doesn't stream approximately as artefacts as alternate gadgets do. Enigmatic in its which means, it uniquely deals an instantaneous list of the way prehistoric Europeans observed and anticipated their very own worlds.
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