Nelson Mandela International Day 2015

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Nelson Mandela International Day takes place on 18 July 2015. Join the global movement and help change our world for the better.

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Hundreds of books have been written about the late Mr Nelson Mandela in many countries and in many languages. Even more books have covered topics with him as a reference. Still more books, in virtually every genre and about most subjects, refer to him, his experiences, and his leadership. This database is not exhaustive. Any additions or comments would be gratefully accepted.

For a select list of books about the late Mr Mandela for younger readers, click here.

Please note that you can do a keyword search under “Basic search”, search by genre under “Guided search” or search by keyword/phrase across a combination of specific fields using the “Advanced search” functionality.

Click here to search the Bibliography Database