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The Resource Mandela : an illustrated autobiography, [Nelson Mandela]

Mandela : an illustrated autobiography, [Nelson Mandela]

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Mandela : an illustrated autobiography
Title
Mandela
Title remainder
an illustrated autobiography
Statement of responsibility
[Nelson Mandela]
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Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Nelson Mandela is one of the great moral and political leaders of our time: an international hero whose lifelong dedication to the fight against racial oppression in South Africa won him the Nobel Peace Prize and the presidency of his country. Since his triumphant release in 1990 from more than a quarter century of imprisonment, Mandela has been at the center of the most inspiring political drama in the world. Mandela: An Illustrated Autobiography tells the extraordinary
  • story of Nelson Mandela's life, an epic of struggle, setback, renewed hope, and ultimate triumph. With nearly 200 stunning photographs - many of them published here for the first time - and with text adapted from his remarkable memoir Long Walk to Freedom, this moving book captures the indomitable spirit of a moral giant and dramatically portrays his struggle toward freedom. Mandela's journey is vividly and eloquently recounted: the development of his political
  • consciousness, his pivotal role in the formation of the African National Congress Youth League, his years underground - which led to a sentence of life imprisonment in 1964 - and his twenty-seven years behind bars. He also movingly recounts the momentous events leading up to his victory in South Africa's first-ever multiracial elections in 1994
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Summary
Photographs from Mandela's childhood, career, imprisonment, and presidency are accompanied by text from his memoir "Long walk to freedom"
Writing style
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Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 1996.
Biography type
autobiography
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Cataloging source
MB
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Target audience
adult
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an illustrated autobiography
Label
Mandela : an illustrated autobiography, [Nelson Mandela]
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This is an illustrated and abridged edition of Long walk to freedom: the autobiography of Nelson Mandela ..."--T.p. verso
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm35782061
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9780316550383
Lccn
96077497
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), 1 map, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)35782061
  • (Sirsi) a573299
Label
Mandela : an illustrated autobiography, [Nelson Mandela]
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This is an illustrated and abridged edition of Long walk to freedom: the autobiography of Nelson Mandela ..."--T.p. verso
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm35782061
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9780316550383
Lccn
96077497
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), 1 map, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)35782061
  • (Sirsi) a573299

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