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The west is dominated by the Andean mountain ranges, which run roughly north
to south for about 4,500 miles; the ... South America rises abruptly from the ocean
; it has a narrow continental shelf, especially along the west coast, where the ...
South West Africa/Namibia South West Africa/Namibia lies on the Atlantic coast of
Africa between latitudes 17░ and 29░ south. In the north it is bounded by the
Kunene and Okavango rivers, which separate it from Angola. There a narrow
strip of ...
By the late 1970s only western Kaokoland and Hereroland did not have good
roads. The The territory's railway ... and Grootfontein. This north-south central
spine is linked, via east-west lines, with the two ports of Walvis Bay and LUderitz
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