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Paleolithic Age - New World Encyclopedia

Rock paintings were "painted" on rock and were more naturalistic depictions than petroglyphs. In paleolithic times, the representation of humans in cave paintings was rare. Mostly, animals were painted: not only animals that were used as food but also animals that represented strength like the rhinoceros or large cats (as in the Chauvet Cave ). Signs like dots were sometimes drawn. Rare human...

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Date: 2017-12-20 00:00:04

Atlas Mountains - New World Encyclopedia

Aurès Mountains.

Middle Atlas range

Located in the central portion of Morocco , the Middle Atlas Range lies north of the High Atlas and west of the Tell Atlas, stretching for 700 kilometers. Overall, it is distinguished by a high average peak height, with many individual mountains reaching altitudes upward of 8,000 feet. The highest peak for this section of the Atlas Mountain range is Jbel Bou...

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Date: 2017-12-20 00:00:04

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