“The Sheltering Dessert” by Henno Martin

“The Sheltering Dessert” by Henno Martin

Two young German men, doctors of geology, reached Namibia in September 1935. They wanted to conduct geological research in the Naukluft Mountains and wanted to explore water resources for farmers. Henno Martin and Hermann Korn fled fearing the impending internment after the beginning of World War II in the desert and survived more than two years there. (more…)
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