Origin of Bronze Age
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Why did these bronze-age people burn instead of burying their dead?Falling in Love|Grant Allen
They developed to the bronze-age culture of the civilizations they overthrew, and then, more slowly, to an iron-age culture.Temple Trouble|Henry Beam Piper
The leaf-shaped type was the typical Bronze-Age sword of western and northern Europe.The Bronze Age in Ireland|George Coffey
- a technological stage between the Stone and Iron Ages, beginning in the Middle East about 4500 bc and lasting in Britain from about 2000 to 500 bc, during which weapons and tools were made of bronze and there was intensive trading
- (as modifier)a Bronze-Age tool
A period of history from roughly 4000 b.c. to the onset of the Iron Age. During the Bronze Age, people learned to make bronze tools. In the Bronze Age in Mesopotamia, the wheel and the ox-drawn plow were in use.