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Kids learn about nelson mandela's biography a great civil rights leader from south africa. Nelson rolihlahla mandela was born on july 18, 1918, in mvezo, a small village on the banks of the mbashe river in the eastern cape. Nelson mandela became south africa's first black president in 1994, following a 20-year anti-apartheid campaign read more about his life and.
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Mr mandela, who led the emancipation of south africa from white minority rule and served as his country's first black president, died at 95. Nelson mandela, who led a revolution against injustice from a prison with mandela's inspirational story before i read his autobiography, but. The autobiography of nelson mandela by: nelson mandela narrated by: michael boatman the prison letters of nelson mandela audiobook cover art. Nelson mandela was born at qunu, near umtata on 18 july 1918 whilst at university nelson mandela became increasingly aware of the unjust nature of.
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