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Author Broun, Kenneth S.

Title Saving Nelson Mandela : the Rivonia trial and the fate of South Africa / Kenneth S. Broun.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    968.06 BRO    Available
Description xix, 210 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Pivotal moments in world history
Pivotal moments in world history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-198) and index.
Contents People involved in the Rivonia trial -- Arrests and escapes -- The lawyers and the judge -- Reaction -- Preparing for trial -- The trial begins -- A pyrrhic victory -- The case for the prosecution -- Mandela at the dock -- Others make their case -- Closing arguments -- Outside pressures -- Judgment and sentencing -- Reaction -- Thinking about the judgment and sentence -- After Rivonia.
Subject Mandela, Nelson, 1918- -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Rivonia Trial, Pretoria, South Africa, 1964.
Trials (Political crimes and offenses) -- South Africa.
South Africa -- History -- 1961-1994.
ISBN 9780199740222 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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