Multcolib Picks: Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela
Nelson Mandela By Nelson, Kadir Book - 2013 j B-Ma311n 2013 Beginning Facts Available in some locations

Annotation:Kadir Nelson's poignant illustrations beautifully portray Mandela's life.

Conversations With Myself
Conversations With Myself By Mandela, Nelson Book - 2010 B-Ma311cw 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:This historic collection of documents archived at the Nelson Mandela Foundation offers an unprecedented insight into Mandela's remarkable life--from his first stirrings of political consciousness to his galvanizing role on the world stage.

Mandela's Way
Mandela's Way Fifteen Lessons on Life, Love, and Courage By Stengel, Richard Book - 2009 650.1 S8256m 2009 Available in some locations

Annotation:"Time" magazine editor Stengel, who collaborated with Mandela on his bestselling autobiography, distills Mandela's wisdom into 15 vital life lessons that have the power to deepen lives.

Notes to the Future
Notes to the Future Words of Wisdom By Mandela, Nelson Book - 2012 968.064 M2716n 2012 Available in some locations

Annotation:Mandela made significant material and symbolic contributions to the end of institutionalized racism in South Africa, one of the most momentous changes of our time. This volume, published in his 94th year, collects many of his more aphoristic and memorable sayings from books, letters, unpublished manuscripts, and speeches, and render him real, personal, and accessible.

Nelson Mandela
Nelson Mandela The Authorized Comic Book Book - 2009 GN 920 MANDELA 2009 Available in some locations

Annotation:Nelson Mandela's memoir, Long Road to Freedom, electrified the world in 1994 with the story of a solitary man who, despite unbelievable hardships, brought down one of the most-despised regimes in the world. This fully authorized graphic biography relays the story of his childhood to his imprisonment and release, and his triumphant years as president of South Africa.

Nelson Mandela
Nelson Mandela el cómic autorizado Book - 2012 Spanish SPANISH GN 920 MANDELA 2012 Available in some locations
Nelson Mandela
Nelson Mandela A Very Short Introduction By Boehmer, Elleke eBook - 2008 Click here for full text »

Annotation:Set within a biographical frame, this Very Short Introduction explores the reasons why Mandela's story is so important to us in the world at large today, and what his achievements signify.

Long Walk to Freedom
Long Walk to Freedom The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela By Mandela, Nelson Book - 1995 B-Ma311L 1995 Available in some locations

Annotation: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.

In the Words of Nelson Mandela
In the Words of Nelson Mandela By Mandela, Nelson eBook - 2010 Click here for full text »

Annotation:Words of Nelson Mandela is a unique collection of quotations from one of the most admired men on the planet.

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All over the world, people are mourning the death, and celebrating the life of the great Nelson Mandela. Would you like to know more about this pivotal figure in South African and, indeed, world history? Here's a list to explore. - Alison

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