Palaeolithic Age (500,000 B.C.–8000 B.C)

The term Palaeolithic is derived from two Greek words meaning old stone. This name is applied to the earliest people, as the only evidence of their existence is furnished by a number of crude stone implements. Tools of the Early Stone Age (ESA) or Palaeolithic period comprised of hand-axes, cleavers, discoids, etc. The early man … Read more Palaeolithic Age (500,000 B.C.–8000 B.C)