chapter  I
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THE SOUTHERN SOTHO

The present distribution of the Sotho people extends over British Bechuanaland and the Bechuanaland Protectorate, the Orange Free State, and the Transvaal (exclusive of alien enclaves in the north-west and south-east) and Basutoland, together with adjacent portions of the Ciskei and Transkei territories. In addition there are representatives in south-west Southern Rhodesia, South West Africa, and in Barotseland, Northern Rhodesia.2