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The Lund Also Rises

...then and as I coaxed the Big Fish closer, Jacque Jean Mari Paul Gaston, my old Basque companion from the halcyon days of the Kalahari, watched me from beneath hooded eyes, whites of the color of the Alaskan Amber empties that rolled in the bottom of the Lund...
This is Africa: A semester in Botswana

...surrounded by the largely inhospitable Kalahari Desert, while the eastern border is...the Okavango River dispersed into the Kalahari Desert. The water that ends up soaking...evaporating from the upper reaches of the Kalahari Desert originates in the high altitude...
A plethora of audio books available at public library

...Same bestsellers, new format: "The Lovely Bones" by Alice Sebold, "The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency" and "The Kalahari Typing School for Men" by Alexander McCall Smith, "Unnatural Exposure" by Patricia Cornwell, "Tourist Season" by Carl...
Juneau fisheries scientist offers photo-filled story of South Africa

...Delta, an amazing contrast to the arid desert areas of the Kalahari surrounding it. They camped in safari-style canvas tents. "This is a unique, isolated ecosystem in the middle of the Kalahari desert," McPherson said. "It had tons of birds and large...
Spring cleaning - only if it shows do any kind of math problem, I still don't know what a barometer is for, and the social mores of the bushmen of the Kalahari are a closed book to me. But I distinctly remember Mrs. McKinney, wearing a green skirt and vest with a crisply pressed...
Juneau Empire Online Preview: 'Explorations 1998' is now available 7/16/98

...magazine. ``I'm interested in human behavior, and I'm fascinated by cultural groups like the Inuit, Eskimos, and the Kalahari bushmen,'' said Jarda Cervenka in a heavy Czech accent. ``Groups that in old times lived without chiefs, lived in family...


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