Who Was Nelson Mandela?

Who Was Nelson Mandela?

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As a child he dreamt of changing South Africa; as a man he changed the world. Nelson Mandela spent his life battling apartheid and championing a peaceful revolution. He spent twenty-seven years in prison and emerged as the inspiring leader of the new South Africa. He became the country's first black president and went on to live his dream of change. This is an important and exciting addition to the Who Was...' series.
Publisher: New York :, Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC,, [2014]
Copyright Date: ©2014
ISBN: 9780448479330
Branch Call Number: JNF 968.065092 POL
Characteristics: 105 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm


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yellow_beaver_38 Feb 15, 2016

I read the book and it was great. The book was full of reliable information about the lifetime of Nelson Mandela. It is great if you're doing a project on him.

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yellow_beaver_38 Feb 15, 2016

yellow_beaver_38 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 8 and 18


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yellow_beaver_38 Feb 15, 2016

The book starts with Nelson's childhood. Then goes to his adult life. Also, his prison life and changes happening in South Africa. Nelson is standing up to the government.


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yellow_beaver_38 Feb 15, 2016

''In the heart of Thembuland, in South Africa, was a grand house.''


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