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Fri, 16th Jul 2010

Cremation in the Bronze Age

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During a period of the Bronze Age around 2000-700BC there was a strong cultural tendancy to cremate the dead. Why was cremation used as a burrial ritual during this time, and what does it tell us about Bronze age culture and beliefs?

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