Descartes: The World and Other Writings by Rene Descartes

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Little is known of the clearing operations of the Museum Society in Litovel from 1911 to 1922, or of the subsequent excavations by J. Fürst, E. Smékal, H. Rohm, and others (Fürst 1922, 1923–1924; Smyˇcka 1922, 1925). It is impossible to locate the sites where the human remains were found, except for a mark made by Rohm on a cave plan (in Weiser 1928: 281, Point 3). , lithics and all bones published by Szombathy 1925: figure 9; and the fragments of “bone awls” from the old exposition near the cave, cf.

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