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Review: Long Walk to Freedom

User Review  - Peter Ellwood - Goodreads

I read this book because I wanted to understand a little more of the background to one of the 20th century's greatest men. I also wanted to understand precisely what that “greatness” meant because I ... Read full review

Review: Long Walk to Freedom

User Review  - Icrea - Goodreads

No disrespect by only giving it 3 stars. I'm rating the book not the man. He was a great man not a great writer. I felt many parts were a recap from what was remembered not felt. There were many ... Read full review

Review: Long Walk to Freedom

User Review  - Tamaderali - Goodreads

Well I never felt the true inspiration of how can a person concern all what life throws at you? Mandela gave the true meaning of how a person can stand, fight for his freedom. Read full review

Review: Long Walk to Freedom

User Review  - Marisa - Goodreads

Really enjoyed the story of Mandela. What an inspiration, to hear the thoughts and challenges through his eyes. Read full review

Review: Long Walk to Freedom

User Review  - Jennice Mckillop - Goodreads

This is a big book, historical and detailed. But amazingly not boring. It cannot be read in one sitting but must be patiently approached. The man is amazingly strong and determined; sure of his ... Read full review

Review: Long Walk to Freedom

User Review  - Sally Dean - Goodreads

Quite readable, and enlightening. Read full review

Review: Long Walk to Freedom

User Review  - Karen Morris - Goodreads

the story of an amazing life - lesson here ..... dont ever give up what you believe in Read full review

Review: Long Walk to Freedom

User Review  - Andreas Fetz - Goodreads

Fascinating. I really only knew the most basic trajectory of his life. In this autobiography, we get his life up to the moment he is elected president. It's a pretty straightforward autobiography as ... Read full review

Review: Long Walk to Freedom

User Review  - Minda - Goodreads

The beginning chapters were fascinating, the next half dozen chapters got a bit bogged down in minute political details that caused me to question finishing, then it picked up again. A fascinating look at South African history in general and the growth of a man in specific. Worth the effort. Read full review

Review: Long Walk to Freedom

User Review  - Lauren Adams - Goodreads

Listened to this on Audible. Loved hearing about his life, but the book included extreme detail, often repeating itself. Read if you're interested in Nelson Mandela or apartheid in South Africa. Skip if you're looking for a beautifully-written autobio. Read full review


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