Just north of Damaraland there are a number of tribes that bear a strong resemblance to the Damaras.
In Damaraland missionaries have labored earnestly for many years, but the results thus far have been meagre.
Damaraland is alternatively known as Hereroland, both names being derived from the tribes inhabiting the region.
The genus is confined to certain localities in Damaraland and adjoining territory on the west coast of tropical South Africa.
The rainfall in Damaraland and Namaqualand averages only about three inches a year.
When Andersson visited Damaraland he found the natives an exceedingly fine-looking race.
From Walfish Bay there are tracks which lead inland to a mission station in Damaraland.
Even along the generally arid shores of Damaraland there are spots where it is to be feared.
You shall have the tail, if I have to ride a ‘camel’ right through to Damaraland to secure it.