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Desmond Tutu : a biography

Author: Steven Gish
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004.
Series: Greenwood biographies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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History will remember Desmond Tutu, who has been called South Africa's Martin Luther King, Jr., as a great leader in the struggle against apartheid. In this new biography, which includes original quotations from the author's interviews with Tutu, readers will follow the steady progress of a boy and man who has held an irrepressible faith in humankind and his God. They will learn about his family, schooling,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gish, Steven, 1963-
Desmond Tutu.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004
(DLC) 2004011313
(OCoLC)55208501
Named Person: Desmond Tutu; Desmond Tutu; Desmond Tutu
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Gish
ISBN: 0313062153 9780313062155 0313328609 9780313328602
OCLC Number: 63906427
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 178 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Beginnings --
Youth --
Teaching in a land of apartheid --
Entering the priesthood --
Relocating to Britain --
Return to southern Africa --
Second stay in Britain --
New challenges in southern Africa --
General secretary of the South African Council of Churches --
Rising international profile --
Bishop of Johannesburg --
Archbishop of Cape Town --
Witnessing the birth of a new South Africa --
Truth and reconciliation --
Too busy to retire.
Series Title: Greenwood biographies.
Responsibility: Steven D. Gish.

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History will remember Desmond Tutu, who has been called South Africa's Martin Luther King, Jr., as a great leader in the struggle against apartheid.  Read more...

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