Based upon interviews with hundreds of returning German soldiers from the damara campaign.
Both in the damara and in the Transcaspian deserts, a Gecko has been turned into a runner upon sand!
But a still more exceptional degree of merit may sometimes be met with among the many thousands of damara cattle.
When a damara woman is asked in marriage, she covers her face for a time with the flap of a headdress made for this purpose.
They also sing rude epic verses, accompanied by the dance in honour of men distinguished in the late Namaqua and damara war.
The political influence of the Cape spread meantime northward to the land of the Herero (damara).
The so-called damara consist of two probably distinct peoples.