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Desmond Tutu : fighting apartheid

Author: Samuel Willard Crompton
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House Publishers, ©2007.
Series: Modern peacemakers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The series Modern Peacemakers profiles key recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize and the work they were doing when they received the award. Desmond Tutu was awarded the Prize in 1984 for being according to the Nobel committee, "a unifying leader figure in the campaign to resolve the problem of aparteid in South Africa ..."
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Genre/Form: Biography
Church history
Biographie
Named Person: Desmond Tutu; Desmond Tutu; Desmond Tutu; Desmond Tutu
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Willard Crompton
ISBN: 0791092216 9780791092217
OCLC Number: 69992310
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Soweto --
Humble beginnings --
Teacher and priest --
The crisis comes --
Archbishop of Johannesburg --
The dark before the dawn --
The walls come tumbling down --
Hearing the worst --
Peace in old age.
Series Title: Modern peacemakers.
Responsibility: Samuel Willard Crompton.
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