Long Walk To Freedom (Paperback)Nelson Mandela (author)
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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
Number of pages: 784
Weight: 640 g
Dimensions: 197 x 132 x 53 mm
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.
“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
“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.
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