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The story of Nelson Mandela : a biography book for new readers / written by Floyd Stokes, LHD ; illustrated by Anastasia Magloire Williams.

Stokes, Floyd, (author.). Williams, Anastasia Magloire, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Summary:

"Nelson Mandela was the first Black president of South Africa, and he dedicated his life to fighting for equal rights for all South Africans. Before he became a symbol of peace and justice around the world, Nelson was a thoughtful kid who loved to play outside and learn new things. Throughout his life, he used his voice to fight against apartheid and didn't back down even after spending 27 years in prison. Explore how Nelson went from being a young boy to a civil rights hero."--Amazon.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J 921 MANDELA (Text) 33892100747147 Children's New Books Book None 08/30/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781648766374
  • ISBN: 1648766374
  • Physical Description: 58 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Emeryville, California : Rockridge Press, 2021.

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Summary, etc.:
"Nelson Mandela was the first Black president of South Africa, and he dedicated his life to fighting for equal rights for all South Africans. Before he became a symbol of peace and justice around the world, Nelson was a thoughtful kid who loved to play outside and learn new things. Throughout his life, he used his voice to fight against apartheid and didn't back down even after spending 27 years in prison. Explore how Nelson went from being a young boy to a civil rights hero."--Amazon.
Subject: Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013 > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > South Africa > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Anti-apartheid activists > South Africa > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Political prisoners > South Africa > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Anti-apartheid movements > South Africa > Juvenile literature.
South Africa > Politics and government > 1948-1994 > Juvenile literature.
South Africa > Politics and government > 1994- > Juvenile literature.
Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013.
Anti-apartheid activists.
Anti-apartheid movements.
Political prisoners.
Politics and government.
Presidents.
South Africa.
Genre: Biographies.
Juvenile works.
Biographies.

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