Mandela The Man, the Struggle, the Triumph by Dorothy Hoobler

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Published by Franklin Watts .

Written in English

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  • Juvenile literature,
  • South Africa,
  • Civil rights workers,
  • Biography,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Biography / Autobiography,
  • Political prisoners,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Mandela, Nelson,,
  • General,
  • Anti-apartheid movements,
  • 1918-

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The Physical Object
FormatSchool & Library Binding
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Open LibraryOL7781631M
ISBN 100531152456
ISBN 109780531152454

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