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The Pre-Croatian Period If we were to judge by the caves existing in the area, like the Bajan Cave , we can be certain of habitation as far back as the older Stone Age period and it is also assumed that The Cro-Magnon man lived here 13 thousand years ago. From the later Stone Age period, there is material proof of the existence of a pre-Illyrian culture and civilisation in the area. In the older Bronze Age, there is evidence of Illyrian tribes. Copper objects found in the area are proof of an intensive lifestyle. Some walled settlements on the higher points, so-called "gradine" more..