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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 book about the late Mr Mandela for younger readers, click here.

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