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Mandela a biography by Martin Meredith

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Published by PublicAffairs in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementMartin Meredith
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT1974 .M474 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 653 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages653
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24467705M
ISBN 101586488325
ISBN 109781586488321
LC Control Number2010001287
OCLC/WorldCa437299443

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