NEOLITHIC ARCHITECTURE


Historical Dictionaries of Literature and the Arts. . 2008.

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  • Neolithic architecture — Excavated dwellings at Skara Brae Neolithic architecture is the architecture of the Neolithic period. In Southwest Asia, Neolithic cultures appear soon after 10000 BC, initially in the Levant (Pre Pottery Neolithic A and Pre Pottery Neolithic B)… …   Wikipedia

  • Architecture of Portugal — refers to the architecture practised in the territory of present day Portugal since before the foundation of the country, in the 12th century. The term may also refer to buildings created under Portuguese influence or by Portuguese architects… …   Wikipedia

  • Neolithic British Isles — The Neolithic site of Silbury Hill in Wiltshire, southern England, is one example of the large ceremonial monuments constructed across the British Isles in this period. The Neolithic British Isles refers to the period of British, Irish and Manx… …   Wikipedia

  • Neolithic — An array of Neolithic artifacts, including bracelets, axe heads, chisels, and polishing tools. Neolithic stone implements are by definition polished and except for specialty items not chipped. The Neolithic …   Wikipedia

  • Neolithic long house — The Neolithic long house was a long, narrow timber dwelling built by the first farmers in Europe beginning at least as early as the period 5000 to 6000 BC.[1] This type of architecture represents the largest free standing structure in the world… …   Wikipedia

  • Neolithic Revolution — The Neolithic This box: view · talk · edit ↑ Mesolithic …   Wikipedia

  • ARCHITECTURE AND ARCHITECTS — Archaeology has provided information about Israelite architectural practices from the 10th to 6th centuries B.C.E., and to Jewish styles of building and decoration from the late Hellenistic period (1st century B.C.E.) and later. In Antiquity The… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Architecture of Ireland — The architecture of Ireland is one of the most visible features in the Irish countryside with remains from all eras since the stone age abounding. Ireland is famous for its ruined and intact Norman and Anglo Irish castles, small whitewashed… …   Wikipedia

  • Architecture of Denmark — Renaissance styled Frederiksborg Palace completed by Hans van Steenwinckel the Younger in 1620 …   Wikipedia

  • Architecture of the United Kingdom — The architecture of the United Kingdom has a long and diverse history from beyond Stonehenge to the designs of Norman Foster and the present day. Below are listed some architects and examples of their work typical of the era in which they were… …   Wikipedia

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