The stone age people had a huge influence on the development of civilization. The stone age lasted from the beginning to the end of the last major ice age. During this time early humans persisted against harsh weather conditions. As the ice age ended and the ice thawed new flora and fauna developed that presented new opportunities and new dangers for our stone age ancestors. Arguably the stone age people are amongst the greatest people of any era. Do you think that the achievements of the stone age people are remembered highly enough?
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