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Rose of Soweto : the Dingaan Thobela story

Author: Deon Potgieter
Publisher: Johannesburg : Penguin, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Rose of Soweto is the authorised biography of one of Soweto's and South Africa's most famous sporting sons, Dingaan Thobela. Written by respected boxing journalist, Deon Potgieter, it traces Dingaan's life from his early days growing up in Soweto to his monumental rise in world boxing, culminating with his winning of the WBC Super Middleweight title in September 2000. Dingaan and Deon worked closely together on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Potgieter, Deon.
Rose of Soweto.
Johannesburg : Penguin, 2009
(OCoLC)754704814
Named Person: Dingaan Thobela
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deon Potgieter
ISBN: 9780143026150 0143026151
OCLC Number: 476014070
Description: xi, 288 pages, [16] pages of plates : color illustrations, color portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Deon Potgieter.

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Many tales have been told of boxers who have risen up against the odds to achieve success in their lives. None, however, has been as dramatic and had such a profoundly inspirational influence on the  Read more...

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