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Göbekli Tepe, Turkey


Fiona Richards
by Zhengan
published on 16 July 2020
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Area surrounding the site of Göbekli Tepe, Turkey. The archaeological site of Göbekli Tepe dates back to the end of the last Ice Age, 12,000 years ago, and was discovered in 1995 CE. It is the world's oldest example of monumental architecture with remarkable carved and decorated monoliths.

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Zhengan, . (2020, July 16). Göbekli Tepe, Turkey. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Zhengan, . "Göbekli Tepe, Turkey." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 16, 2020.

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Zhengan, . "Göbekli Tepe, Turkey." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 16 Jul 2020. Web. 28 Feb 2021.

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