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Prehistoric children as young as eight worked as brickmakers and miners

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Nature 561, 445-446 (2018)


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  • Correction 21 September 2018: The picture caption incorrectly stated that the image was of Bronze Age children: it's an illustration of Iron Age kids. Also, the affiliation for Mélie Le Roy should be the Mediterranean Laboratory of Prehistory in Europe and Africa-UMR 7269.


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