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archeology

studying remains of past human life

excavate

To remove by digging or scooping out carefully

Iceman

found in 1991 near the border of austria and italy was were the iceman was found. preseved in ice for some 5,000 years. the tool kit found with him included a six-foot longbow and a deerskin case with fourteen arrows. it also contained a stick with an antler tip for sharpening flint blades, a small flint dagger in a woven sheath, and a copper ax.

Konrad Spindler

German archeologist who anaylyed the 5,000 year old" iceman" found in the Alps 1991

Alps

a large mountain system in south-central Europe, (Place) Major European mountain range, extending in an arch from the Mediterranean coast to the Blakan Peninsula

prehistory

the time during the development of human culture before the appearance of the written word

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