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Re: [Groff] Problem with diversion

From: Tadziu Hoffmann
Subject: Re: [Groff] Problem with diversion
Date: Wed, 30 Apr 2003 16:58:26 +0200
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> > > [2] The Masai, who live in the Southern outskirts of the
> > > Kalahari...
> > 
> > Masai in the Kalahari?  Masai normally live somewhere in East
> > Africa (Kenya or thereabouts), whereas the Kalahari lies in
> > southwestern Africa (Namibia, Botswana)...  Perhaps you mean
> > the !Kung?
> No. Masai for sure. The range the Masai consider their home
> land limits with the Northern transition zone of the Kalahari
> in the South West (Zimbawe, Botswana...); being herders they
> used to move around a lot. The migration patterns of big
> hoofed herbivores ranges from Northern South Africa (Northern
> Transvaal and today's Bostswana) to Southern Kenya and
> Southeastern Zaire.

Yes, I realized from your later mail (warriors & scars) that you
probably didn't mean the Bushmen.  I'd just never have guessed
that the Masai ranged that far south...  it's amazing what you
can learn on the groff mailing list.

PS: I'll also vote for the Velociraptor.

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