Prehistory means literally "before history", from the Latin word for "before," præ,
and Greek ιστορία. Human prehistory is the period from ...
The Prehistoric Period consists of time periods in the origin and evolution of ...
Humans have walked the Earth for 190,000 years, a mere blip in Earth's 4.5-
billion-year history. A lot has happened in that time. Earth formed and oxygen
Divisions of Prehistoric Times.--The long period of prehistoric times is divided into
different ages which are named from the material which man used in the ...
In India, the prehistoric period is divided into the Paleolithic (Old Stone Age),
Mesolithic (Middle Stone Age), Neolithic (New Stone Age) and the Metal Age.
Prehistory is the period that begins with the appearance of the human being,
about five million years ago, and finishes with the invention of writing, about
Prehistoric Culture • Human Evolution: From Axes to Art • Paleolithic Period •
Lower Paleolithic (c.2.5 million - 200,000 BCE) • Middle Paleolithic (c.200,000 ...
Prehistoric Art Timeline: Stone Age Chronology of Paleolithic, Mesolithic,
Neolithic ... The first of three time periods of the Paleolithic - an era which
Our species, Homo sapiens, first appeared about 200,000 years ago during what
is called the Paleolithic period. There are three major periods of prehistory, the ...
The prehistoric period is divided into three 'ages'. They are known as the Stone
Age, the Bronze Age and the Iron Age. Click on the image to find out more.