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This has led many to neglect the common ethnic roots ofthe two, and to an emphasis instead on the means for the reproduction (either cattle and small-stock breeding or hunting and gathering). 34 lO. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. Colonialist-Capitalist Relations in Namibia According to their mode of production, impoverished 'Khoi-khoi' existed as 'San', and those' San' acquiring cattle received a new identity as 'Khoi-khoi'. For further information, especially on the invading Orlam, see Shula Marks and Anthony Athmore, 'Firearms in Southern Africa: A Survey', Journal of African History, 12 (1971), pp.
Henning Melber 21 But the German Empire at this time was mainly preoccupied with building its own internal capitalist system. It was not yet in a position to take a systematic advantage of its colonial possessions. Economic interests within Namibia were mainly represented by a number of private 'concessionary companies'. These existed in the main for speculative purposes only. They were designed to make short-term profits and were not interested in making capital investments, or in the development of a field of economic activity.
Ludwig Sander, Die Rinderpest und ihr Einfluss auf die wirtschaftlichen Verhaltnisse in Deutsche-Sudwestafrika (Berlin: Verlag von Hermann Paetel, 1897), p. 11. 29. Quoted in Horst Drechsler, op. , p. 143. In a letter written shortly before the first attack, Maharero tried to inform Witbooi about these intentions. This message, sent to the kaptein of the Rehoboth Basters (a group of mixed descent that settled some 50 miles south of Windhoek after moving from South African into Namibia by the mid-19th Century), was instead handed over to the Germans.