Long Walk To Freedom (Paperback)
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Long Walk To Freedom (Paperback)

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Paperback 784 Pages / Published: 12/10/1995
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2018 is the centenary of Nelson Mandela's birth

'Essential reading for anyone who wants to understand history - and then go out and change it' President Barack Obama

'The authentic voice of Mandela shines through this book . . . humane, dignified and magnificently unembittered' The Times

The riveting memoirs of the outstanding moral and political leader of our time, A Long Walk to Freedom brilliantly re-creates the drama of the experiences that helped shape Nelson Mandela's destiny. Emotive, compelling and uplifting, A Long Walk to Freedom is the exhilarating story of an epic life; a story of hardship, resilience and ultimate triumph told with the clarity and eloquence of a born leader.

'Burns with the luminosity of faith in the invincible nature of human hope and dignity . . . Unforgettable' Andre Brink

'Enthralling . . . Mandela emulates the few great political leaders such as Lincoln and Gandhi, who go beyond mere consensus and move out ahead of their followers to break new ground' Sunday Times

Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
ISBN: 9780349106533
Number of pages: 784
Weight: 640 g
Dimensions: 197 x 132 x 53 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
A tale of anger and sorrow, love and joy, grace and elegance * DAILY NEWS *
Indispensable ... [a] unique life-story * Anthony Sampson *
A truly stunning account of his extraordinary life ... A vivid testimony to an unusual mixture of courage, persistence, tolerance, and forgiveness * Sir David Steel *
One of the most life- affirming books you'll read * GQ *

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“Impressive and thoughfull”

I am great to Mandela to transfer all he achieve in his life to words to make believe in our selves too.

Paperback edition
28th February 2011
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“Compelling and inspiring book”

A stunningly compelling read about the life of one of the world's most respected men. Witty, humble and statesmanlike it's a book that will surely be an important reference in history and hard to believe... More

Paperback edition
1st April 2011
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“Not a single dull moment”

This is definitely not a boring political autobiography.

Despite basically knowing the story this book is gripping. It's wonderfully written and amazingly easy to read with short pithy chapters.

I would... More

Paperback edition
21st November 2009
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