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The Resource Playing the enemy : Nelson Mandela and the game that made a nation, John Carlin

Playing the enemy : Nelson Mandela and the game that made a nation, John Carlin

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Playing the enemy : Nelson Mandela and the game that made a nation
Title
Playing the enemy
Title remainder
Nelson Mandela and the game that made a nation
Statement of responsibility
John Carlin
Title variation
Invictus
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A thrilling, inspiring account of one of the greatest charm offensives in history--Nelson Mandela's decade-long campaign to unite his country, beginning in his jail cell and ending with a rugby tournament. John Carlin, a former South Africa bureau chief for the London Independent, offers a singular portrait of the greatest statesman of our time in action, blending the volatile cocktail of race, sport, and politics to intoxicating effect.--From publisher description
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259971
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
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Carlin, John
Dewey number
968.06/5
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT1949.M35
LC item number
C282 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mandela, Nelson
  • Springboks (Rugby team)
  • Political prisoners
  • Presidents
  • South Africa
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Nelson Mandela and the game that made a nation
Label
Playing the enemy : Nelson Mandela and the game that made a nation, John Carlin
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
707613
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages:
Isbn
9781594201745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594201745
  • (OCoLC)232118890
Label
Playing the enemy : Nelson Mandela and the game that made a nation, John Carlin
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
707613
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages:
Isbn
9781594201745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594201745
  • (OCoLC)232118890

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