Europe's Oldest Civilization "Found"

Society | June 11, 2005, Saturday // 00:00| Views: | Comments: 0

Archaeologists have discovered Europe's oldest civilisation, a network of dozens of temples, 2,000 years older than Stonehenge and the Pyramids, the Independent reported.

"More than 150 gigantic monuments have been located beneath the fields and cities of modern-day Germany, Austria and Slovakia. They were built 7,000 years ago, between 4800BC and 4600BC."

The discovery is expected to bring about a revolution in the study of prehistoric Europe, where an appetite for monumental architecture was thought to have developed later than in Mesopotamia and Egypt.

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