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Invictus

Author: John Carlin; Gideon Emery
Publisher: [Prince Frederick, Md.] : Recorded Books, LLC, ℗2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Upon his ascension to the South African presidency, Nelson Mandela faced a country bitterly divided by decades of colonialism and racial politics. In an attempt to reunite his people, Mandela used the 1995 Rugby World Cup, held in his country for the first time, as a vehicle for reconciliation. This incredible true story chronicles the South African rugby team's incredible journey through the competition.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Named Person: Nelson Mandela; Nelson Mandela
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: John Carlin; Gideon Emery
ISBN: 9781440778537 1440778531 9781436150811 1436150817
OCLC Number: 501195943
Notes: Title from web page.
Compact discs.
Duration: 9:15:00.
Performer(s): Read by Gideon Emery.
Description: 8 audio discs (9 hr., 15 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: John Carlin.

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Upon his ascension to the South African presidency, Nelson Mandela faced a country bitterly divided by decades of colonialism and racial politics. In an attempt to reunite his people, Mandela used the 1995 Rugby World Cup, held in his country for the first time, as a vehicle for reconciliation. This incredible true story chronicles the South African rugby team's incredible journey through the competition.

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