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DECEMBER, 1996
Updated JUNE, 2007

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Flints and Stones : Real Life in Prehistory
http://museums.ncl.ac.uk/flint/menu.html

B CONTENT:
An exhibition of the lives of the inhabitants of prehistoric Britain and northwest Europe

B AESTHETICS:
Largely spaced sections, each with its own representative graphic button.

B+ ORGANIZATION:
The home page is divided into uncluttered sections, each with a text and graphic link.

B REVIEW:
This website is a result of the work of an archaeologist who used remains, vegetation and climate change evidence and information of recent hunter gatherer groups to try to recreate the lives of prehistoric man. The site is divided into sections about the daily lives of prehistoric man including their homes, technology, food, migrating habits and rituals. Each is explained in simple terms so that students and adults could understand. One interesting section is called "Clear Away the Misunderstandings" which dispels many of the myths around prehistoric life, including the idea that man and dinosaurs roamed the earth at the same time. The information in many sections is accompanied by graphics and illustrations. Well worth a look for those interested in prehistoric times and those who don't know they are.