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The exhibition was curated by Chris Spring of the British Museum and by the famous South African artist, Karel Nel.

The two curators who David has known for many years gave him a preview of the exhibition.

The San were traditionally semi-nomadic, moving seasonally within certain defined areas based on the availability of resources such as water, game animals, and edible plants.

As of 2010, the San population in Botswana numbers about 50,000 to 60,000.

From the 1950s through the 1990s, the San switched to farming because of government-mandated modernisation programs.

Despite the lifestyle changes, they have provided a wealth of information in anthropology and genetics.

Rock art is a rather vague term which denotes prehistoric man-made markings on natural stone.David Levin, a sheep farmer, who moved to the area in 1947 and had to rely on unreliable water spring.There is a shelter where paintings of human figures can be seen.There is a significant linguistic difference between the northern people living between the Okavango River in Botswana and Etosha National Park in northwestern Namibia, extending up into southern Angola; the central people of most of Namibia and Botswana, extending into Zambia and Zimbabwe; and the southern people in the central Kalahari towards the Molopo River, who are the last remnant of the previously extensive indigenous San of South Africa.The ancestors of the hunter-gatherer San people are considered to have been the first inhabitants of what is now Botswana and South Africa.

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