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Mesolithic Flint Tool (Microlith)

The most recent Ice Age ended some 11,000 years ago. This marks the transition from the Palaeolithic 'Old Stone Age' to the Mesolithic 'Middle Stone Age'; the period that lasted until around 6,000 years ago (4,000 BC). Mesolithic people appear to have lived a nomadic lifestyle, hunting game, fishing, and gathering plants.

We think that they lived in temporary homes similar to tents, which leave …