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Knowing Mandela

Author: John Carlin
Publisher: London : Atlantic Books, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Knowing Mandela focuses on the years from 1990 to 1995, when Mandela faced his most daunting obstacles and achieved his greatest triumphs ; it was the time when the full flower of his genius as a political leader was most vividly on display. Carlin spent those years reporting on Mandela's feats, trials and tribulations and was one of the few foreign journalists in South Africa to cover both his release from prison  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Nelson Mandela; Nelson / 1918-2013 Mandela; Nelson Mandela; Nelson Mandela
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Carlin
ISBN: 9781782394327 178239432X 9781782394334 1782394338 9781782394341 1782394346
OCLC Number: 862092351
Description: xi, 144 p. ; 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: by John Carlin.

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'John Carlin did a magnificent job in South Africa. His lucid articles were inspiring.' Nelson Mandela  Read more...

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