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Questions tagged [prehistoric]

Refers to a time before recorded history, i.e. before the appearance of the written word (which occurred around 8000 BC).

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Did the First Slayer face Turok-Han?

"As Neanderthals are to humans, so the Turok-Han are to vampires." So says Giles in Season 7 of Buffy. I'm wondering, do we have a timeline on the Turok-Han's presence on the Earth? Actual ...
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What SciFi series(?) of books features humans time traveling into prehistory where an alien race is already in residence? [duplicate]

There is no return for the humans. I seem to remember that the humans and aliens find a way to get on, or I could be wrong. A small house in the Camargue of France is the link between the present and ...
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Pre-Historic Time Travel Short Story

I read a short story around 1989 in which a man somewhere in Europe (London/Paris maybe) sent a pocket watch somewhere (in time) and it came back a few minutes later rusted. The man decided to send ...
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Short story set during the Neolithic / Agricultural Revolution

I'm trying to track down a short story I read, on paper, at some point between (very approximately) 1980 and 2000. It was set during the Neolithic (aka First Agricultural) Revolution, the "wide-scale ...
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2 time traveling young men

I read this book ages ago, probably in the 60s: Two young men go back in time to prehistoric times. I can't remember how they got there, but they meet up with a young man from a tribe of people and ...
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Short story about meeting different intelligent species that have all evolved on Earth

Please help find a short story that deals with the following: Human time travellers go back to the time of the dinosaurs. I cannot remember if they encounter intelligent dinosaurs, but they do meet up ...
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Fantasy story about Neanderthals having moon magic

I'm trying to remember the title of a fantasy novel I read about 15-20 years ago that featured both Neanderthals and Homo sapiens. The Neanderthals had a magical connection to the land and some form ...
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A book series about a Prehistoric Man versus Intelligent Reptilians [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Trying to Remember a Book that explored evolution of Dinosaurs to intelligence and then encountering humans In this series prehistoric man is constantly fighting a reptilian ...
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Looking for '70s era Time Traveling Young Adult Novel

I vividly recall this book I read when I was a kid in the '70s. I thought it was called Saturday the 14th, but I am having no luck with that title. It's about an adolescent girl having a really bad ...
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Short story about two brothers leading an expedition to the prehistoric past, one (Orren? Owen?) is killed and erased from history

I read this story (must have been in an anthology; I didn't read SF/F magazines) when I was a kid, which puts the publication date before 1975. I remember it as being much older than that, though, not ...
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TV series about pre-historic travel

I saw somewhere a new TV series. Here's what I remember: Sometime in the future, when the Earth could no longer support life (or something similar), a group of people goes to the past of the Earth. ...