Hardback Nelson Mandela / by Stephen Krensky ; illustrated by Charlotte Ager.
Publication year: 2019
Publisher: London : Dorling Kindersley Limited,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780241377918 (hbk.) :
In this kids biography, discover the inspiring story of Nelson Mandela, who became the first black president of South Africa after spending 27 years in prison. In 1964, Nelson Mandela was sentenced to a lifetime in jail. His crime? Attempting to overthrow a government that openly discriminated against its black citizens. After spending 27 years behind bars, Mandela was released, allowing him to continue his struggle for equality in South Africa - and to become the country's first black president.
Series title: DK life stories
128 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (colour) ; 20 cm.