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Springboks (Rugby team)

Works: 273 works in 446 publications in 8 languages and 8,595 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  History  Documentary films 
Classifications: DT1949.M35, 306.4830968
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Invictus : Nelson Mandela and the game that made a nation by John Carlin( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being released from prison and winning South Africa's first free election, Nelson Mandela presided over a country still deeply divided by fifty years of apartheid. His plan was ambitious if not far-fetched: Use the national rugby team, the Springboks--long an embodiment of white supremacist rule--to embody and engage a new South Africa as they prepared to host the 1995 World Cup. The string of wins that followed not only defied the odds, but capped Mandela's miraculous effort to bring South Africans together in a hard-won, enduring bond
Springbok sage : isolasiejare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Afrikaans and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.30 (from 0.19 for Invictus / ... to 0.75 for Springbok ...)

Invictus : Nelson Mandela and the game that made a nation
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South African Rugby Union

Springbok (Rugby team)

Springboks (Rugby team)