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  • (See Stone Monuments, Barrow and Cairn.) The custom of constructing sepulchral tumuli was widely prevalent throughout the prehistoric ages and is referred to in the early literature of various races as a fitting commemoration of the illustrious dead.
  • Prehistoric tumuli are found abundantly in almost all parts of Europe and Asia from Britain to Japan.
  • The process of fermentation in the preparation of wine, vinegar, beer and bread was known and practised in prehistoric times.
  • Deurne, a few miles east of Helmond, the site of a prehistoric burial-ground, was an early fen colony.
  • In the aeneolithic necropolis of Anghelu Ruju, near Alghero, of 63 skulls, 53 belong to the" Mediterranean " dolico-mesocephalic type and i o to a Eurasian brachycephalic type of Asiatic origin, which has been found in prehistoric tombs of other parts of Europe.

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