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Published on February 10, 2009

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The Kalahari Desert : The Kalahari Desert By Laura D’Agati http://www.globosapiens.net/data/gallery/wa/pictures_468/--namibia--khomas--id=35725.jpg Geographic Location : Geographic Location The Kalahari desert is located in southern Africa. Latitude = 23.000 degrees Longitude = 22.000 degrees http://www.communitytraveler.com/forum/attachments/f46/23d1202036102-deserts-world-kalahari-desert.jpg :  http://images.encarta.msn.com/xrefmedia/aencmed/targets/maps/map/T028797A.gif :  http://grabstein.co.za/Graphics/kalahari.jpg Alternate Names of the Kalahari Desert : Alternate Names of the Kalahari Desert Woestyn http://www.getawayafrica.com/assets/dynamic/322/images/main/sunset.jpg Countries in which the Kalahari Desert is found: : Countries in which the Kalahari Desert is found: South Africa Botswana Namibia http://www.ngsprints.co.uk/images/M/707073.jpg Random facts about the Kalahari Desert : Random facts about the Kalahari Desert They film Meerkat Manor in the Kalahari Desert. Fossil dunes cover most of the western Kalahari interior. The Kalahari is the largest sand basin in the world. http://www.richardvize.net/web%20world%20trip%2004%20meercat.jpg http://www.emergentchaos.com/images/07-may/waldo.jpg Random facts about the Kalahari Desert Cont.. : Random facts about the Kalahari Desert Cont.. The Kalahari has a rainy season, as well as a dry season. Most of the sand in the Kalahari was originally soft kinds of stone that got eroded. http://www.richardvize.net/web%20world%20trip%2004%20meercat.jpg Kalahari Bushmen/women : Kalahari Bushmen/women The history of the Basarwa Bushmen is recorded in cave paintings, songs, and folktales. There are currently 3,000 Basarwa living off of hunting and gathering. They make temporary huts out of branches. They live in relatively small family groups. http://www.kalahari-desert.com/destination_bushmen.asp Works Cited: Internet Sources : Works Cited: Internet Sources Brown, John. "Filming Meerkat Manor." June 3, 2006. The International Association of Wildlife Filmmakers. 10 Feb 2009 http://www.iawf.org.uk/index.aspx?page=2&articleid=1005 . None listed, "CENTRAL KALAHARI GAME RESERVE (CKGR), BOTSWANA." Game-Reserve.com. 2002 - 2006. Feb 10, 2009 http://www.game-reserve.com/botswana_central-kalahari.html . None listed, "Kalahari desert." Tageo.com. no date listed. 10 Feb 2009 http://www.tageo.com/index-e-bc-v-00-d-m2005428.htm?Kalahari+desert . None listed, "Destination Information: Kalahari Desert Bushmen, the Basarwa." island-safari.com. No date listed. 10 Feb 2009 http://www.kalahari-desert.com/destination_bushmen.asp . http://www.game-reserve.com/images/screensavers/Desert_Palm_Sunset_1024x768.jpg Works Cited: Book Source : Works Cited: Book Source Several Writers/Authors. “History in the Landscape.” Encyclopedia of World Geography: Southern Africa. Ed. Peter Haggett. 24 vols. Tarrytown: Marshall Cavendish Corporation, 2002. Several Writers/Authors. “Rocks, Soils and Plants.” Encyclopedia of World Geography: Southern Africa. Ed. Peter Haggett. 24 vols. Tarrytown: Marshall Cavendish Corporation, 2002. http://www.game-reserve.com/images/screensavers/Desert_Palm_Sunset_1024x768.jpg

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