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Knowing Mandela : a personal portrait / John Carlin.

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780062323934
  • ISBN: 0062323938
  • Description: xi, 144 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, 2013.

Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Gloucester. (Show all copies)

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 920/MANDELA (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction DT 1974 .C37 2014 (Text to Phone) Available -
Northern Essex - Haverhill Campus Stacks DT1974 .C37 2013 (Text to Phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction DT 1974 .C37 2013 (Text to Phone) Available -
Wakefield Adult Nonfiction (2nd Floor) Biography Mandela (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Contents Note: The president and the journalist -- Great expectations -- Nelson and Cleopatra -- Wooing the Blacks -- The bitter-enders -- A hero to his valet -- White tears -- Magnanimity.
Summary: Draws on conversations with Mandela and interviews with those closest to him to provide an account of the challenges the statesman faced and the triumphs he achieved during South Africa's post-apartheid years.


Carlin, John. "Knowing Mandela : a personal portrait." New York : Harper, 2013.

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