*The autobiography of one of the greatest men of the twentieth century. * re published to coincide with the publication of Anthony Holden's biography coming from HarperCollins
Nelson Mandela became the democratically elected, first black president of the republic of South Africa on 27 April 1994. He died on 5 December 2013.
A tale of anger and sorrow, love and joy, grace and elegance - DAILY NEWSIndispensable ... [a] unique life-story - Anthony SampsonA truly stunning account of his extraordinary life ... A vivid testimony to an unusual mixture of courage, persistence, tolerance, and forgiveness - Sir David SteelOne of the most life- affirming books you'll read - GQ