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491 days - Prisoner number 1323/69 (Paperback): Winnie Madikizela-Mandela 491 days - Prisoner number 1323/69 (Paperback)
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela; Edited by Swati Dlamini, Sahm Venter; Nelson Mandela Foundation 2
R190 R157 Discovery Miles 1 570 Save R33 (17%) Ships in 5 - 10 working days

On a freezing winter's night, a few hours before dawn on 12 May 1969, security police stormed the Soweto home of Winnie Mandela and detained her in the presence of her two young daughters, then aged eight and ten. Rounded up in a group of other anti-apartheid activists under Section 6 of the Terrorism Act, designed for the security police to hold and interrogate people for as long as they wanted, she was taken away. This was the start for Winnie Mandela of a 491-day period of detention and two trials. Forty-one years after her release on 14 September 1970, Greta Soggot, the widow of David Soggot, one of Winnie Mandela's advocates during the 1969/1970 trials, handed her a stack of papers that included a journal and notes that she had written in detention. 491 Days: Prisoner number 1323/69 shares with the world Winnie Mandela's moving and compelling journal as well as some of the letters written between affected parties at the time. Readers gain insight into the brutality she experienced, her depths of despair as well as her resilience and defiance under extreme pressure.

Nelson Mandela - The Authorized Comic Book (Hardcover): The Nelson Mandela Foundation Nelson Mandela - The Authorized Comic Book (Hardcover)
The Nelson Mandela Foundation; Illustrated by Umlando Wezithombe
R652 R614 Discovery Miles 6 140 Save R38 (6%) Out of stock

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. Fifteen years after the publication of that classic work comes this fully authorized graphic biography, which relays in picture form the life story of the world s greatest moral and political hero from his boyhood in a small South African village to his growing political activism with the ANC, his twenty-seven-year incarceration as prisoner 46664 on Robben Island, his dramatic release, and his triumphant years as president of South Africa. With new interviews, firsthand accounts, and archival material that has only recently been uncovered, this visually dramatic biography promises to introduce Mandela s gripping story to a whole new generation of readers.

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