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A prisoner in the garden : the Nelson Mandela Foundation.

Author: Nelson Mandela; Nelson Mandela Foundation.
Publisher: New York : Viking Studio, 2006, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First American edView all editions and formats
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"A visual journey documenting Nelson Mandela's twenty-seven years in prison on Robben Island, A Prisoner in the Garden presents for the first time previously unpublished images, documents, and diary and letter extracts, as well as some original notes from the writing of Mandela's autobiography, A Long Walk to Freedom, and other archival material that helps illustrate the life in jail of the world's most famous  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Quelle
Archives
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Prisoner in the garden.
New York : Viking Studio, 2006, ©2005
(OCoLC)756308402
Named Person: Nelson Mandela; Nelson Mandela; Nelson Mandela; Nelson Mandela; Nelson Mandela
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nelson Mandela; Nelson Mandela Foundation.
ISBN: 0670037532 9780670037537
OCLC Number: 70232423
Notes: "Photos, letters, and notes from Nelson Mandela's 27 years in prison"--Jacket.
Description: 208 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: An Infinite Record : Secrets uncovered and stories retold --
The Prison Archive : More than a simple story of an unjust incarceration --
An Unlocking of Story : The archival threads connecting two old men --
A Closer Reading : Exhibiting the Prison Archive --
Walking in Freedom : The end of one story is the beginning of another.

Abstract:

"A visual journey documenting Nelson Mandela's twenty-seven years in prison on Robben Island, A Prisoner in the Garden presents for the first time previously unpublished images, documents, and diary and letter extracts, as well as some original notes from the writing of Mandela's autobiography, A Long Walk to Freedom, and other archival material that helps illustrate the life in jail of the world's most famous political prisoner. A Prisoner in the Garden digs deeper into Mandela's prison years, providing even more insight into the prison life of one of the elder statesmen of our time. Rich in imagery, A Prisoner in the Garden tells the complete story of the incarceration of Nelson Mandela."--Jacket.
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