WorldCat Identities

Joffe, Joel

Overview
Works: 7 works in 30 publications in 2 languages and 1,043 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: KTL42.R58, 345.680231
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joel Joffe
The state vs. Nelson Mandela : the trial that changed South Africa by Joel Joffe( Book )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On 11 July 1963, police raided Lilisleaf farm at Rivonia near Johannesburg,rresting alleged members of the high command of Umkhonto we Sizwe, the armeding of the African National Congress (ANC). Together with the alreadymprisoned Nelson Mandela, they were put on trial, charged with conspiring toverthrow the apartheid government by violent revolution. Their expectedunishment was death. In "The State vs. Nelson Mandela", Joel Joffe, theirefence Attorney, gives a blow-by-blow account of the most important trial inouth Africa's history, vividly portraying the characters of those involved,nd exposing the astonishing bigotry and rampant discrimination faced by theccused, as well as showing their courage under fire. With a personal forwardrom Nelson Mandela, this gripping chronicle of a pivotal moment in the warn apartheid should be read by everyone interested in the struggle forustice and human rights
The Rivonia story by Joel Joffe( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Staat gegen Mandela : ein Protokoll über den Rivonia-Prozeß by Joel Joffe( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trial that changed South Africa by Joel Joffe( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On 11 July 1963, police raided Lilisleaf farm at Rivonia near Johannesburg, arresting alleged members of the high command of Umkhonto we Sizwe. Here, their Defence Attorney, gives an account of the most important trial in South Africa's history, portraying the characters of those involved, and exposing the discrimination faced by the accused
The Rivonia trial by Joel Joffe( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Honoris Causa : University of the Witwatersrand by Joel Joffe( )

1 edition published in 2001 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The State vs The Trial that Changed South Africa by Joel Joffe( Book )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On July 11, 1963, a seemingly harmless dry cleaning van drew up outside a rural farm near Johannesburg, South Africa. Within seconds, heavily armed police had burst out and arrested the entire high command of the armed wing of the African National Congress (ANC). Together with the already imprisoned Nelson Mandela, they were put on trial and charged with conspiring to overthrow the apartheid government by violent revolution. Their expected punishment was death. In this compelling book, their defense attorney, Joel Joffe, gives a blow-by-blow account of the most important trial in South Africa's history, vividly portraying the characters of those involved and exposing the astonishing bigotry and rampant discrimination faced by the accused, as well as showing their incredible courage under fire
 
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The state vs. Nelson Mandela : the trial that changed South Africa
Alternative Names
Joel Joffe

Joel Joffe, Baron Joffe British Baron

Joel Joffe, Baron Joffe politicus uit Zuid-Afrika

Joel Joffe südafrikanischer Politiker der Labour Party und Menschenrechtsanwalt

Joel Joffe sydafrikansk politiker

Languages
English (25)

German (4)

Covers
The trial that changed South Africa