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| Hunting the San |
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|Description ||One of the last cave paintings of the San Bushmen. Fleeing San are shot at by a mounted European, probably a Boer settler. When the Europeans arrived, they hunted and enslaved the Bushmen even more efficiently than the Bantu tribes had done when they invaded from the north a few centuries earlier.|
For more on the incredible rock art of the San - see "Discovering Southern African Rock Art" by JD Lewis-Williams and "The Hunter's Vision" by Peter Garlake (available from the Megalithic Bookshop.
Image by Peter Herring. One of an ongoing series of copies of ancient art.
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