A Prisoner in the Garden

(Book - 2006)
A Prisoner in the Garden
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An extraordinary visual journey documenting Nelson Mandela’s twenty-seven years in prison on Robben Island, Prisoner in the Gardencontains previously unpublished images, documents, and diary and letter extracts, as well as some original notes from the writing of Mandela’s bestselling autobiography, A Long Walk to Freedom, and other archival material that helps illustrate the life in jail of the world’s most famous political prisoner. As moving and inspirational as its predecessor, A Long Walk to Freedom,Prisoner in the Gardendigs even deeper into Mandela’s prison years. This groundbreaking book is an international publication event. It is being published by Penguin South Africa, UK, Canada, and USA.Rich in imagery, Prisoner in the Gardenprovides compelling insight into the prison life of one of the elder statesman of our time.
Title: A prisoner in the garden
Publisher: New York : Viking Studio, 2006
Edition: 1st American ed
Characteristics: 208 p. :,ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.) ;,25 cm
Statement of Responsibility: The Nelson Mandela Foundation
Notes: "Photos, letters, and notes from Nelson Mandela's 27 years in prison"--Dust jacket
Additional Contributors: Mandela, Nelson 1918-2013
Nelson Mandela Foundation
ISBN: 9780670037537
Branch Call Number: B-Ma311pr 2006
Subject Headings: Mandela, Nelson, 1918- Archives Prisons South Africa Robben Island Archives Presidents South Africa Archives Political prisoners South Africa Robben Island Archives Nelson Mandela Foundation Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013 Archives
Topical Term: Prisons
Political prisoners
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Photographs and journals that document Nelson Mandela's 27 years in prison in South Africa.

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