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Nelson Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
Title: Nelson Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
Author: Nelson Mandela; abridged by Chris van Wyk
A picture book of Mandela’s official biography.
Nelson Mandela’s autobiography, LONG WALK TO FREEDOM, offers a glimpse into the mind of a great leader, admired across the globe for his dedication to the struggles against apartheid in South Africa. Now the youngest readers can discover the remarkable story of Mandela’s long walk from ordinary village boy, to his dynamic leadership of the African National Congress, to his many long years in prison-and, at last, his freedom and astonishing rise to become the leader of his country.