South Africa

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A Critical Life

OUP Oxford (2006)

A new and highly revealing look at one of the most celebrated political figures of our times....


Nelson Mandela and the Game That Made a Nation


Beginning in a jail cell and ending in a rugby tournament—the true story of how the most inspiring...

Mandela's Way

Lessons for an Uncertain Age


A compact, profoundly inspiring book that captures the spirit of Nelson Mandela, distilling the...

Playing the Enemy

Nelson Mandela and the Game That Made a Nation


The inspiration for the film INVICTUS, starring Matt Damon and Morgan Freeman.  Beginning in a...


South Africa in World History discusses the history of South Africa from the early centuries of the...

32 Battalion

The Inside Story of South Africa's Elite Fighting Unit

Every war has at least one - a unit so different, so daring, that it becomes the stuff of which...


The establishment of South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission was a pioneering...

When Bodies Remember

Experiences and Politics of AIDS in South Africa

In this book, France's leading medical anthropologist takes on one of the most tragic stories of the...

Zulu Zulu Golf

Life and Death with Koevoet

‘There is no dignity in death. Six bodies are piled up in front of me, shot to shit. I can see that...

Knowing Mandela

A Personal Portrait

HarperCollins (2013)

Equal parts freedom fighter and statesman, Nelson Mandela bestrode the world stage for the past...