\the funniest thing i find with caucasian americans is they cannot accept that all their culture and everything they know at high levels of intellect came from US when i say us i mean all people of color as i am mixed (not with caucasian) you see the white mans lust to be the originator or the most civilized has caused him to lie cheat steal all to feel adequate..
Really!? Well... I would say quite the opposite!!
That early European intellect, advancement & civilization has been neglected.
See ancient inventions Ukraine including the invention of the house & ovens for cooking food ect
See Dolni Vestonice Czech Republic including the first woven fabric & ceramics in the world.
See Kamyana Mohyla Ukraine with the first evidence of the basis of writing & number systems in the world.
See Vinca culture with the first copper age, metal tools, earliest spa & earliest of writing systems.
See Cucuteni-Trpillian culture with the earliest Salt mines, Modern type houses, Earliest city in Europe a city larger & older than Sumer & with sophistication beyond that of other areas at the same period with advanced pottery, art & even utensils for eating!