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Knowing Mandela : a personal portrait

Author: John Carlin
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Draws on conversations with Mandela and interviews with those closest to him to provide an account of the challenges the statesman faced and the triumphs he achieved during South Africa's post-apartheid years.
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Genre/Form: Biography
People
Named Person: Nelson Mandela; Nelson Mandela; Nelson Mandela
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Carlin
ISBN: 9780062323934 0062323938
OCLC Number: 863801825
Description: xi, 144 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The president and the journalist --
Great expectations --
Nelson and Cleopatra --
Wooing the Blacks --
The bitter-enders --
A hero to his valet --
White tears --
Magnanimity.
Responsibility: John Carlin.

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Draws on conversations with Mandela and interviews with those closest to him to provide an account of the challenges the statesman faced and the triumphs he achieved during South Africa's post-apartheid years.

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