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Rock-Art Sites of Tadrart Acacus

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Paintings adorn the interior of Tadrart Acacus that date from 12,000 BC to 100 AD. These spectacular pieces of art record the cultural and natural changes in the area. Many of the designs and carvings are of animals and men involved in their daily routines. Each of the paintings is unique and they’re created in many different styles. A useful resource for those seeking answers to prehistoric questions.

Written by  Mary Kate Alfieri.

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“Rock-Art Sites of Tadrart Acacus”

'On the borders of Tassili N'Ajjer in Algeria, also a World Heritage site, this rocky massif has thousands of cave paintings in very different styles, dating from 12,000 B.C. to A.D. 100. They reflect marked changes in the fauna and flora, and also the … Read more...

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