Oceania-> Origin and Spread of Oceania's Peoples

Prehistoric People of Oceania

  About 40,000 to 8,000 years ago, the islands of New Guinea were inhabited by dark-skinned people with curly hair. Their physical characteristics can be divided into two types. One is the modern type and the other is called Sundanoids, who lived by hunting and gathering. Most of their tools were made from wood, shells, antlers, and stoneware. The language they use is the origin of Australian and Papuan.


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