Lecture 1: Prehistoric Italy

 

Mediterranean

Vitelia

Alps

Apennines

catena metallifera

Tyrrhenian Sea

Adriatic Sea

Ionian Sea

    Po (ancient Padus) River

Arno (ancient Arnus) River

Tiber River

stratification

stratigraphy

Lower Paleolithic (500,000-100,000 BC)

hand axes

Middle Paleolithic (100,000-35,000 BC)

Neanderthal

Upper Paleolithic (35,000-8000 BC)

steatopygous

Levanzo

Mesolithic (8000-6000 BC)

 Neolithic (6000-3000 BC)

Tavoliere

Apulia

Passo di Corvo

Liguria

scarnitura