One gets the sense that a book about the individual is more about all of us becoming better people from learning the lessons Mandela exemplified as a prisoner,leader,and human... Read morePublished 8 days ago by Dymian Kritikos
This is a very readable book which does just what it says: gives a journalist's experience getting to know one of the most significant persons of our time. Read morePublished 3 months ago by btb
Enjoyed reading this book immensely. Nelson Mandela has made a positive impression on many people the world over and I was fortunate to be present at a graduate ceremony where my... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Cedric Walstra
The writer of this book gives a real inside look into the life of one of current history's greatest person. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Terry G. Shaffer
Loved the book. One gets a vivid sense of Mandela's power to conquer one's enemy through empathy, compassion, charisma and perseverance.
Well written. A pleasure to read. Read more
John Carlin writes in a very interesting way how Nelson Mandela changed the world. His humility and the extraordinary capacity of forgiveness gave him all that he needed to achieve... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Juan Pablo Munita
John Carlin has a way with words and with people. His insightful interviews with the people surrounding Madiba in the five years after his release from captivity are exciting and... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Kevin McKenna