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African National Congress: A Documentary History of the Struggle Against Apartheid in South Africa
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,280. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
A collection of historical documents from the African National Congress. The ANC, led by Nelson Mandela, Walter Sisulu, and Oliver Tambo, was, in partnership with the South African Communist Party and the Congress of South African Trade Unions, the core of the movement against the white supremacist Apartheid regime in South Africa.
Selected Speeches and Writings of Nelson Mandela: The End of Apartheid in South Africa
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,770. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
For 30 years, the African National Congress, led by Walter Sisulu, Oliver Tambo and Nelson Mandela, was the core of opposition to the white supremacist apartheid regime in South Africa. After organizing strikes and founding the armed military wing of the ANC, Mandela spent 27 years in jail before emerging as a worldwide symbol of human freedom.
Behind The Walled Garden of Apartheid
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Price: $6.93 USD. Words: 73,760. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Set against the backdrop of the draconian apartheid regime, Behind the Walled Garden of Apartheid, Datnow’s memoir of growing up in South Africa deftly conjures up the era's blatant racism and the rich African landscape. The author vividly recreates her growing up years as white and Jewish at the height of the apartheid regime.
Dust on His Soul
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 136,300. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Inspired by the life and times of Stephen Biko an apartheid activist arguably as important as Mandela. This novel is a fictional account of such a character. A story of sacrifice, suffering but ultimately redemption. Set in apartheid South Africa during the 1970s and 1980s, the dark days of South Africa's history also bred an incredible thirst for justice. A triumph of the human spirit.
Tricks of Trade - Memories of a Rogue Lawyer
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Series: Legal Books, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The author said in his other book Mean Streets -Life in the Apartheid Police "that it is never good advice to see a lawyer for they are only good at taking your money and give long boring explanations on why you do not see tangible results for your case." It cannot be denied that hard working honest folk is scammed every day. This book is about the scams encountered by his clients in Africa.
Mandela on My Mind
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A tribute to the life and work of Nelson Mandela through his own words, the memories of others in his life and the comments of the author. An opportunity to learn about an iconic figure of the 20th & 21st centuries who brought change to South Africa through the force of his personality and the strength and clarity of his ideas. A timely book that seeks to understand the impact of this great man.
Mandela-In Memoriam
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Price: $4.66 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014 by Pipit Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Mandela-In Memoriam is a book of verse specially commissioned to celebrate the memory and legacies of late Nelson Mandela.
Southern Crosses: An African Ghost Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,020. Language: American English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
2012 International Book Awards Finalist...Southern Crosses: An African Ghost Story captures the early period in Apartheid South Africa and traces the lives of a family that were forever changed during a horrible massacre. Now fifty years later, an American diplomat must embark on her own internal search for reason and faith to save the family once again.
Wisdoms of Legendary Figures
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Legendary figures show their wisdoms and inspire us in our daily live. Hopefully by reading this book we can make them a mirror, because I am sure, this planet will not stop giving birth of her best sons.
Aeonosphere (The Scandari Saga - Book I)
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Series: The Scandari Saga, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,360. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by JR Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Tom Scandari and Annie Wynbergh return in a thrilling, Science Fiction series. This first adventure sees the two intrepid explorers’ team up with Mervin and Albert, in order to unleash the incredible potential of the enigmatic Aeonosphere, which lies hidden, below the city. Tom travels back through time to prevent devastating changes, masterminded by a greedy consortium based in Johannesburg